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What you need to know about consolidating your super
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What you need to know about consolidating your super

By On 22 October 2020

Consolidating your super can save you time and money. Consolidating your super means that rather than having multiple different accounts, all your super is in one account. Why you should consolidate your… Read More

What to consider when choosing a super fund
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What to consider when choosing a super fund

By On 15 October 2020

Choosing a super fund requires taking multiple things into consideration. Such as its performance, the fees you will be required to pay, details of the insurance, and different investment options that are… Read More

Insuring your super
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Insuring your super

By On 7 October 2020

Most super funds offer insurance as part of their super plan. It is important to be aware of what types of insurance you are covered by through your super fund to help… Read More

What is salary sacrificing for super
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What is salary sacrificing for super?

By On 1 October 2020

One of the most effective ways to add to your super balance is through salary sacrifice. Salary sacrifice involves the employee agreeing to exchange a portion of their salary (before tax) for… Read More

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400,000 underpaid Aussies will receive 588 million dollars into their Super

By On 24 September 2020

An amnesty scheme which ended earlier this month has caused around 24,000 businesses to admit to underpayment of their worker’s super. A total of 588 million dollars will be distributed to almost… Read More

Splitting your SMSF assets during divorce
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Splitting your SMSF assets during divorce

By On 23 September 2020

Running an SMSF under regular circumstances comes with enough compliance obligations as it is. Adding divorce or separation into the equation can raise even more legal and tax issues that need to… Read More

Avoiding SMSF disputes
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Avoiding SMSF disputes

By On 10 September 2020

One of the benefits of SMSFs is the amount of control you have from managing it yourself. However, self-management can leave room for disputes among related parties, especially when family members are… Read More

Why excess super contributions can be expensive
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Why excess super contributions can be expensive

By On 3 September 2020

A great way to grow your retirement savings is by making regular contributions to your super fund. However, there are limits to extra contributions which when exceeded, may be subject to additional… Read More

What to do before consolidating your super
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What to do before consolidating your super

By On 28 August 2020

The ATO reported that 45% of working Australians were not aware that they had multiple super accounts in 2016. Having multiple super accounts is particularly common for individuals who have had more… Read More

Appointing an SMSF auditor
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Appointing an SMSF auditor

By On 20 August 2020

Self-managed super fund (SMSF) trustees are required to appoint an ATO-approved SMSF auditor no later than 45 days before lodging their SMSF annual return. An SMSF auditor is a professional who assesses… Read More