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Super, Super Snippets|Free
The Eviser Team highlight the key developments affecting self-managed super fund trustees during May and late April. Read more
Super, Rules|Free
In last night’s budget sweeping changes were announced for the superannuation system, leaving few unaffected. Read more
Super, Super Snippets|Free
The Eviser Team highlight the key developments affecting self-managed super fund trustees over the past month. Read more
Super, Basics, General|Free
Annika Bradley considers three ways part time workers can conquer the superannuation divide. Read more
Super, Super Snippets|Free
The Eviser Team highlight the key developments affecting self-managed super fund trustees over the past month. Read more
Super, Super Snippets|Free
The Eviser Team highlight the key developments affecting self-managed super fund trustees over the past month. Read more
Super, SMSF|Free
SMSFs aren’t for everybody and many people will decide they no longer want theirs. We explain what to do to wind up your SMSF. Read more
Super, Basics, General|Free
The certainty you require for your retirement planning will have a large bearing on how much you need to save. Read more
Super, Super Snippets|Free
The Eviser Team highlight the key developments affecting self-managed super fund trustees over the past two months. Read more
Super, SMSF, Rules|Free
If your fund has individual trustees you may wish to change to a company instead. In this article we explain how to go about it. Read more
Super, Super Snippets|Free
The Eviser Team highlight the key developments affecting self-managed super fund trustees over the past month. Read more
Super, Rules, Strategies|Free
Contribution splitting is a neat way to shift super between spouses. We explain why you might do it and how. Read more
Super, SMSF, Rules, General|Free
A number of recent court cases have emphasised the importance of getting your estate planning right. We explain what you need to know and what you can learn from the misfortune of others. Read more
Super, SMSF, General, Strategies|Free
When it comes time to shift your super to pension mode, consider making it automatic. Read more
Super, Basics, SMSF, Strategies|Free
You're setting up a pension in your SMSF. We examine whether or not you should segregate the fund's assets and what steps you need to take. Read more
Super, Super Snippets|Free
As a special this month we're making Super Snippets – our monthly report on developments affecting SMSF trustees – available to all members. Read more
Super, Strategies|Free
Even if you don’t need it, it can be worth paying an extra pension. Liam Shorte and Richard Livingston explain why. Read more
Super, Super Snippets|Free
The Eviser Team highlight the key developments affecting self-managed super fund trustees over the past month. Read more
Super, General, Strategies|Free
If you’re eligible for a transition to retirement (TTR) pension but don’t have one, it could be costing you money. We explain why. Read more
Super, SMSF, General|Free
Technological advances mean SMSF administration has come a long way from the accountant and the shoebox. Read more
Investing, Super, SMSF, General|Free
We look at some of the practical issues with SMSF property investing and provide a simple calculator to assess the benefits in a range of scenarios. Read more
Super, Strategies|Free
We run though a series of practical examples to highlight the benefits and pitfalls of the re-contribution strategy. Read more
Super, Strategies|Free
It can make sense to withdraw your super and re-contribute it. Richard Livingston and Liam Shorte explain the ‘re-contribution strategy’. Read more
Super, Super Snippets|Free
The Eviser Team highlight the key developments affecting self-managed super fund trustees over the past month. Read more
Super, Insurance|Free
Should you take out life insurance inside or outside super? We explain how to decide. Read more
Super, Super Snippets|Free
As a special this month we're making Super Snippets – our monthly report on developments affecting SMSF trustees – available to all members. Read more
Super, Insurance|Free
We explain why you need life insurance and what to look for in a good policy. Read more
Super, Super Snippets|Free
The Eviser Team highlight the key developments affecting self-managed super fund trustees over the past month. Read more
Super, Strategies|Free
If you’re aged 55 or older, you might want to start a transition to retirement (TTR) pension. Liam Shorte and Ben Smythe explain how. Read more
Super, SMSF, General|Free
Financial year-end (30 June) is fast approaching. We explain what you need to do before then. Read more
Super, SMSF, Rules, General|Free
By 30 June many employers will need to meet the SuperStream data standards when paying contributions. We explain the new rules and the steps you need to take. Read more
Super, General|Free
Richard Livingston speaks to Eviser’s superannuation experts - Liam Shorte and Ben Smythe - about the Federal Budget changes that will affect super investors, retirees and near retirees. Read more
Super, Super Snippets|Free
The Eviser Team highlight the key developments affecting self-managed super fund trustees over the past month. Read more
Super, Super Snippets|Free
Super, Insurance, Strategies|Free
Should you take out income protection in super, your own name, or both? Liam Shorte and Richard Livingston explain the issues and strategies. Read more
Super, Basics, Rules, General|Free
As you age, your super goes through different phases. Liam Shorte and Richard Livingston explain the basics. Read more
Super, Insurance|Free
Why do you need income protection and what should you look for in a good policy? Liam Shorte and Richard Livingston explain. Read more
Super, Rules, General, Strategies|Free
If you were collecting the age pension and a super pension before 1 January 2015, you’re ‘grandfathered’ (exempt) from the current Income Test. We’ll help you make sure you stay that way. Read more
Super, Basics, Rules, General|Free
If you’re eligible for the age pension it’s important to understand the tests. We highlight what you need to know. Read more
Super, SMSF, Rules|Free
A corporate trustee is more expensive upfront, but the long-term benefits outweigh the cost. Read more
Super, SMSF, Rules|Free
We explain what might land an SMSF trustee with a speeding ticket and some simple strategies to reduce the exposure. Read more
Super, Basics|Free
If you want to save for retirement, superannuation is a good way to do it. Ben Smythe explains why. Read more