Self Managed Super Fund
Alexandra Cain The concessional superannuation contribution cap has just been lifted. Should it be raised further?
PENSION IN PLAY
John Collett There are moves afoot to lift the age at which super can be accessed to 65. But to whose benefit would this be?
Mark Bouris If the financial system doesn't work for women, then who does it work for?
Clancy Yeates Super funds are flush with funds and we need more tunnels and bridges - is this a marriage made in heaven?
Olivia Maragna There are more than six million lost super accounts in Australia with a total value of over $18 billion.
SUPER & FUNDS
John Collett Trustees of self-managed superannuation funds are going to have to be on their toes.
Emily Chantiri The year was 1992. Michael Jackson's Black or White rocked the charts and supermodels graced the catwalks. Floral and paisley items dominated the fashion industry.
Mark Bouris There's an opportunity to do very well out of super, writes Mark Bouris.
John Collett Warren Buffett recently gave some advice in his annual letter to shareholders on how his wife should manage the couple's money when he dies.
David Potts Not even a fogey like me would tell uni students to think about super, let alone bung more into it.
John Collett The pile of superannuation money that is ''lost'' is starting to stabilise following year after year of rapid growth.
Melissa Browne Saving $20 a week from the age of 20 could become more than $230,000 when you're 70.
John Collett Those likely to retire with $1 million, dreaming of strolling along beaches in exotic parts of the world, could be disappointed.
Clancy Yeates This year brings good news for people who just aren't that interested in their superannuation. And let's face it - that's many of us.
WOMEN AND SUPER
Penny Pryor Women have it tough when it comes to super. The system just isn’t designed for them. But that needn’t be the end of the story.
George Cochrane What are the best ways to pay for tomorrow's private school expenses today?
Penny Pryor The increase in concessional caps is a good thing for anyone hoping to pump in more money.
John Collett The government's planned changes to financial advice rules put Australians' savings at risk.
FOFA UNDER THREAT
John Collett Dilution of financial advice reforms could see the return of a grab bag of commission charges.
Noel Whittaker We're in our late 70s and hope to last at least another 10 years but fear the only way to avoid outliving our savings is to sell our home.