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Research slams ADL definition
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 13 JUL 2020
... superannuation advocacy arm of CHOICE, has highlighted how difficult it is for people to claim total and permanent disability (TPD) insurance under the activities of daily living (ADL) definition. The research found the use of ADL definitions has declined ...
Insurance premiums soar at Qantas Super
ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 10 JUL 2020
... double for some members. All insurance premiums are calculated per $1000 of cover. For those 30 years and younger, death and TPD will rise from $0.56 to $0.61 pa. For those aged 31-45 premiums will rise from $1.06 pa to $1.49 pa. In the 46-50 bracket ...
Industry fund ups insurance premiums
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 25 JUN 2020
... Interests First laws. This has also impacted insurance costs." From August 1 the annual cost for one unit of combined death/TPD cover will be $75.09. For death only, members will pay $43.28 per unit each year. According to the fund's most current insurance ...
Public super fund rejigs offering
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 17 JUN 2020
... least 12 continuous months. As a result, the fund has added default insurance cover for death and total permanent disability (TPD) cover for members who meet four conditions: discharged from service on or after July 6 (including 12 continuous months ...
TPB cracks down on 74 tax practitioners
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 26 MAY 2020
... there will be serious sanctions for those found guilty of misconduct and for those who fail to respond to enquiries from the TPD about the SAN misuse. "Misconduct or failure to adequately respond to the TPB's inquiries is a breach of the Code of Professional ...
Super advocate takes FSC to task over TPD tests
HARRISON WORLEY  |  THURSDAY, 21 MAY 2020
... eradicate "junk terms" from total and permanent disability insurance, after the Financial Services Council committed to ensuring TPD cover wouldn't be impacted if people lost their jobs or were stood down or working less hours as a result of COVID-19. ...
Industry fund swaps insurers
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 6 MAY 2020
... Super has chosen OnePath after a rigorous tender process, the fund told members, while notifying them of changes to death and TPD cover. The change builds from September last year when Energy Super transitioned its income protection from MLC to OnePath. ...
AustralianSuper increases premiums
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 9 APR 2020
... earlier this year and determined the need for premiums to go up. From May 30 death cover will increase by an average of 2.3%; TPD will go up by an average of 17%; and income protection will cost, on average, 19.3% more. "Whilst there is never a good ...
Statewide revises down investment objectives, ups fees
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 31 MAR 2020
... Meanwhile, Statewide members will soon be paying cheaper insurance premiums. Death only premiums will reduce by 22.7%, death and TPD by 2.6% and income protection by 1.1%. Statewide's group insurance is provided by MetLife. "A number of months ago ...
ClearView restructures pricing as life sector struggles
HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 13 MAR 2020
... base premium rates for its stepped and hybrid premium lump sum cover, while also reducing size discounts for lower Life and TPD cover amounts, and for higher Trauma cover amounts. Across its stepped and hybrid income protection products the firm will ...
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