‘FOMO’ on crypto leaves regulators behind

December 1, 2021

Marion Rae (Australian Associated Press)   Payments are really just money stuck in a computer, so why not make it faster and more secure, pioneers of blockchain say. Digital boxes of ledgers could replace paper-based documents and save time and...[Read More]

Payment of death benefits when couples die simultaneously

October 6, 2021

Graeme Colley Executive Manager, SMSF Technical and Private Wealth (SuperConcepts)   Many trustees and members of SMSFs are interested in the payment of death benefits if they or their spouse were to die. This usually revolves around who is...[Read More]

[VIDEO] Getting your super started

July 21, 2021

  It is important to start growing and actively managing your super as early as possible for your retirement. For most people, super begins when you start work and your employer starts paying super for you. If you’re a contractor or a...[Read More]

Self Managed Super Funds: You can’t do it all yourself

January 27, 2021

(ATO) Consider the costs, time and skills You need to have the time and skills to manage your SMSF, and there are ongoing running costs. As a trustee of an SMSF you’ll be responsible for operating your fund within the law. If you don’t,...[Read More]

Thinking about self-managed super?

January 27, 2021

(ATO)   If you set up a self-managed super fund (SMSF), you’re in charge – you make the investment decisions for the fund and you’re held responsible for complying with the super and tax laws. It’s a major financial decision...[Read More]

The 101s of an SMSF: some basics and benefits explained

December 23, 2020

Graeme Colley Executive Manager, SMSF Technical and Private Wealth (SuperConcepts)   In the right hands, a self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) can be a beneficial way to build wealth for retirement. Whilst they are not for everyone, it is...[Read More]