Tax and super

How much tax you pay on your super contributions and withdrawals depends on: your total super amount your age the type of contribution or withdrawal you make If you inherit someone’s super after they die, the person’s super fund pays you a super death benefit. You may have to pay tax on some of this … Read more

How to save money for beginners

Creating good saving habits takes practice and willpower – especially when there are so many ways to spend your money. But these strategies can help you (or your kids) become a successful saver and reach your goals sooner. Set up your savings plan in five simple steps 1. Look at what’s coming in, and what’s … Read more

An introduction to Home Care

Key points: Assessment teams will help you find the rights services to suit your care needs or basic help you require at home The Commonwealth Home Support Programme (CHSP) may be your best option if you need basic help around the home A Home Care Package (HCP) is ideal if you require care services but … Read more