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Budget 2017: Social Security

Lots of Social Security changes have been proposed in Budget 2017.  Here’s a highlights list of some of these.  Please note that these are not yet enshrined in law. Reinstating the Pensioner Concession Card This will be reinstated for pensioners

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Get your finances ready for this year’s changes!

With many changes coming into effect this year – and more reforms being suggested – now is a great time to get your finances organised so you’re prepared. Changes to the Age Pension Changes to the Age Pension assets test

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Aged Care: the costs, considerations, concerns and what you can do…

Choosing how you age is not just about accommodation for you or your family. There are also a range of financial and emotional issues to plan for. The quality of today’s health care means we are enjoying longer lives, with

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The Budget and Mature Australians

According to Federal Treasurer Joe Hockey, “the economy is growing at less than normal speed and the time to fix the budget is now.”

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