Max Newnham In order to make the current superannuation system fairer, the current work test must be overhauled.
Max Newnham Buying a first home is difficult for many young people. There are a number of ways parents can help.
Max Newnham ATO advice changes a long-held view on how account-based pensions can be paid to members of super funds.
Max Newnham There is a high likelihood that changes to eligibility for Centrelink benefits will become a reality.
Max Newnham Anyone who currently received, or is hoping to receive, some form of benefit from Centrelink could rightfully feel under attack right now.
Max Newnham One of the least publicised budget outcomes is the effect that the repair levy - when combined with the Medicare levy - has on other taxes.
Max Newnham Some certainty has been returned, but a rise in concessional super contribution limits could catch some unawares.
SELF-EMPLOYED SUPER TRAPS
Max Newnham There are very strict tests when it comes to deciding whether a person is a true contractor or an employee.
Max Newnham There are five principles of investing that can reduce the impact of future market crashes and make your superannuation investment safer.
Max Newnham There are many strategies a person can use to maximise the superannuation they have at retirement.
Max Newnham The amount of control a member has over their investments in superannuation will depend on the type of super they have.
Max Newnham Understanding how you can become eligible for the age pension increases the chances of maximising your income.
Max Newnham How can you work out if your investments will provide for you sufficiently in retirement?
Max Newnham Understanding that super is only a vehicle for accumulating retirement funds is the first step to working out what type of fund is best for you.
Max Newnham Blaming superannuation for your losses makes as much sense as blaming a car that cuts you off. The vehicle is not at fault, it's the driver.
Max Newnham Keeping an eye on what fees you are paying will help you get the most out of your retirement money.
Max Newnham Understanding how the tests applied by Centrelink work can result in the age pension received being maximised.
Max Newnham There can be disadvantages in operating a business through a company.
Max Newnham The federal government announced in February that it was reducing the deeming rates that Centrelink uses to assess eligibility for the age pension.
Max Newnham As a result of changes to tax rates for 2013, some people will be pay more tax on their super.