Is it worth salary sacrificing into my super?

Key takeaways Salary sacrificing means you agree with your employer to direct part of your before-tax salary straight into your super account. These contributions are on top of compulsory contributions made by your employer. Salary sacrificing can be a tax-friendly way to boost your super today. Are you worried about having enough money in retirement? … Read more

Using trusts: Keeping it in the family

The use of trusts by Australians to hold different assets, including investments in exchange traded funds (ETFs), managed funds, and direct shares, continues to grow. According to the Australian Tax Office (ATO), there are now more than one million trusts operating nationally, collectively holding assets that generate in excess of $400 billion in income a … Read more

What’s important to you as you get older?

The daily grind of a job working for an over-bearing boss, or is it a family or financial problem, a traumatic life-event, or the fear of getting older can force us to sit down and really think about the meaning of life. Why are we here? What is our purpose? What do we want to … Read more