Things to know about Special Disability Trusts

Special Disability Trusts Special Disability Trusts (SDTs) were introduced in 2006 to assist families and carers make private financial provisions for the current and future care and accommodation needs of a family member with a severe disability. They provide the donor and SDT beneficiary with Social Security concessions under the...

Your SMSF Investment Guide

The one million club Nearly 600,000 SMSFs run by more than 1.1 million trustees control more than $650 billion in total assets, as at 31 December 2016. A more impressive statistic is that as at 31 December 2016, SMSF trustees control around a third of all superannuation money (32.4%) held...

How to Choose Your Super Fund

Most Australians accumulate superannuation directly from their employers. Because it seems mostly out of our hands, many of us don’t take the time to research exactly what our super funds offer. Take the time to understand how choosing the right super fund now can benefit you and ensure a financially...