Changes in preservation age – what does it all mean?

One of the key important concepts in superannuation law is preservation age. This is the age at which fund’s members can access their superannuation benefits. Reaching preservation age will allow you to convert some or all of your accumulated superannuation benefits...

Shortfall pension can cost you Centerlink benefits!

In the 2014 Federal Budget, the Federal Government announced that from 1 January 2015, the superannuation income stream will be taken into account in determining whether you are eligible to receive the Age Pension or the Commonwealth Seniors Health Card (CSHC). If the...