Like many self-funded retirees, the couple, both aged in their 70s, feared what a Labor government might mean for the...

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20th May 2019 12:05 AM

The Federal Government has launched a crackdown on pension rorting after becoming aware of a glaring discrepancy involving...

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13th Dec. 2018 5:12 AM

The high cost of giving: Widower’s pension slashed for helping children with home deposit

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27th Jan. 2017 4:01 PM

INVESTING on a home renovation or spending down super are two strategies being considered as age pensioners prepare for new...

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31st Dec. 2016 10:12 AM

CHANGES to the age pension assets test take effect from January 1.

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LETTER TO EDITOR: Warren Truss has attacked anyone who dared to suggest that pensions would be adversely...

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25th March 2015 7:03 AM

THE Federal Opposition has rejected a new government proposal to review pensions every three years to find the balance...

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16th March 2015 5:03 AM

BOTH state and federal governments are becoming increasingly short of money with no realistic remedies in sight to rectify...

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16th Feb. 2015 9:02 AM

PENSIONERS can expect a small increase in their government payments later this month, with single aged pensioners to get up...

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08th Sept. 2014 6:09 AM