26
Mar

What will happen to your assets when you die ?

Benefits of having a Will & Enduring Power of Attorney

Will

A Will is a legal document which will as far as possible ensure your assets are distributed according to your wishes after you die. If you don’t have a Will your assets could be distributed in a way that you would never have intended. ‘Intestacy’ means dying without a Will. If you die without having made a Will, your assets will be distributed according to rigid formulae set down by the laws of intestacy. Read more

25
Mar

Superannuation Common Misunderstandings

Is Super a type of investment ?

Super is NOT an investment rather it is a concessional tax structure within which a variety of investment choices can be made. Much like the choices to invest outside of Superannuation, similar choices are available within Superannuation.  The key difference is that within Superannuation concessional tax rates apply and funds can be structured to be tax free when you are retired. Read more