Gender superannuation gap seeing “no real progress”
The average superannuation held by women intending to retire in the next 12 months is just over half of the average male balance, according to the latest research from Roy Morgan.
Over 65s are facing a ‘silver tsunami’ housing crisis
The booming over 65s demographic is growing at a never before seen rate, and they’re about to face fewer and poorer housing options, according to the Property Council of Australia.
Government speeds up payment of early super
People who successfully apply for early access to their superannuation will “receive funds sooner”, under a change made by the federal government.
Employers who haven’t paid employees super granted amnesty
Employers who’ve failed to pay their employees superannuation have been granted a 12-month amnesty by the Turnbull Government to fork over the unpaid cash without facing late penalties.
Almost half of Aussie men want same parental leave as women
When it comes to our attitudes and behaviours around paternity leave, it appears dads feel as if they’re being forgotten, according to Commonwealth Bank research into the nation’s views on parental leave.
Balanced super accounts grow 1.7% in April
Superannuation funds enjoyed strong returns during April, according to data from SuperRatings.
Government to increase self-managed super fund flexibility
The maximum number of members in self-managed super funds (SMSF) will grow from four to six, and rolling over your existing superannuation funds into a self-managed fund will now be a much smoother process.
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