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Time to consider changes to account-based pensions to optimise Age Pension entitlement

Should you be taking action before 1 January 2015 in order to take full advantage your age pension entitlement?

The value of Age Pension entitlements in providing financial support to individuals in retirement cannot be under-estimated. Even those who would consider themselves to be ‘wealthy’ may find that at some point in their retirement they would […]

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Eligibility for the Age Pension

In order to be eligible for the Age Pension individuals must satisfy the residency requirements and be at an eligible age – and this varies depending on date of birth. For men born before 1 July 1952 that age is 65. For women born between 1 January 1949 and 30 June 1952, that age […]

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