Do you need $1 million to retire?

Recently there has been commentary suggesting retirees will need $1 million in superannuation to retire comfortably. The Association of Superannuation Funds Australia (ASFA) state a couple will need $640,000 and singles $540,000 in their Super to retire comfortably....Read More

Counting the cost of a curve ball

Here’s a confronting question: what would you do if the main breadwinner in your household could no longer bring in an income? Do you have a Plan B? Most people don’t. That’s where insurance comes in....Read More

Offset accounts: A better way to manage your mortgage

If you want to repay your mortgage quickly and still have easy access to your additional repayments, an offset account may be worth using....Read More

How much can you spend in retirement?

It’s a simple and familiar concept - how much you need to live on each year will depend on the sort of retirement lifestyle you want....Read More

Financial advice boosts confidence in retirement

Seventy-seven percent of Australian pre-retirees who haven’t enlisted the help of financial professionals1 don’t feel prepared for retirement....Read More