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The benefits of a universal pension

The benefits of a universal pension

Dr David Knox, Senior Partner at Mercer and Senior Actuary for Australia, outlines some of the problems with our pension system and benefits of adopting a universal approach. Hear Dr Knox discuss this and other pension issues at our free webinar on 8 December.

Your wealth


'Grey divorce' financial tips

'Grey divorce' financial tips

Older Australians are divorcing and it’s not always in their best financial interest. What’s going on?

Live well at home in retirement

Live well at home in retirement

Renovations can increase the value of a property, making it a great way to utilise home equity.

Your health


New dementia test predicts disease 15 years out

New dementia test predicts disease 15 years out

An early warning system for dementia is now being trialled – would you take the test knowing dementia is fatal?

Summer and bronzed Aussies – don’t let the myth kill

Summer and bronzed Aussies – don’t let the myth kill

Australia has the highest rate of skin cancer in the world, but a new study shows we still want a bronzed beach body.

World


“We've never seen anything like it” – what’s got astronomers excited?

“We've never seen anything like it” – what’s got astronomers excited?

Astronomers detected an object that displays some very unique properties – but it wasn’t a flying saucer. So, what is it?

Smart home technology wows regional seniors

Smart home technology wows regional seniors

Seniors with an average age of 82 trialled the latest smart home tech. How did they go?

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Understanding the $1.7m transfer balance cap

Understanding the $1.7m transfer balance cap

Finance expert Noel Whittaker, explains the ins and outs of the superannuation transfer balance cap.

COVID-19 self-testing: What you need to know

COVID-19 self-testing: What you need to know

New COVID-19 home testing kits are now available to buy, but how do they work and how effective are they?

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