Super and Downsizing Your Home

Downsizing is not a dirty word… The government recently introduced the ‘downsizer contribution’ as one of a number of measures aimed at improving housing affordability; giving those 65 and over the opportunity to contribute up to $300,000 to superannuation after selling a qualifying property without standard contribution eligibility rules applying. The thing is there’s no…

When hearts break

In the past few weeks I’ve been contacted by a number of upset women, mainly suffering from broken hearts and dreams and all anxious about their futures. All had had their dreams shattered by a relationship breakdown and hoping to figure out where they stand financially even though their hearts were aching. What scared me…