Monthly Archives: September 2016

Government releases more superannuation legislation

On 27 September 2016 the Government released another round of draft legislation implementing a number of the changes to superannuation it announced in the 2016 Federal Budget. Many of these changes will apply from 1 July 2017 so it might

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Want to control diabetes? Check your plate first

What if you could reverse diabetes with chickpeas, fish and olive oil? A new study from Newcastle University links a very-low-calorie diet with the cessation of type 2 diabetes. Type 2 diabetes is a progressive condition, at first managed by

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A guide to charitable donations

When you donate to charity, your gifts may be a tax deductible donation that can boost your tax refund. There are many charities in Australia that rely on donations to continue their good work and nine out of 10 of

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Four common mistakes when buying insurance

If your life insurance policy is in a drawer gathering dust, your family could be in for a nasty shock in the event of a claim. Here we outline some pitfalls to avoid when taking out cover. 1.      Buying on

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AFA Female Excellence in Advice Awards

Wealth Planning Partners are pleased to announce that their Director Amanda Cassar has been named a finalist in the Female Excellence in Advice Awards for 2016. CEO of the Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) Brad Fox, said the ability of

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