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Super lifting retirees' financial wellbeing: HILDA

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 3 DEC 2020
The growth in superannuation assets means more retirees are coming out of poverty and experiencing less financial stress, but this is creating greater income inequality, the 2020 HILDA survey found. Research from the Household, Income and Labour Dynamics ...

Insurers prepare for tragic COVID-19 fall-out

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  FRIDAY, 2 OCT 2020
... insurer acknowledging the psychological toll of financial hardship. "There is a direct connection between financial wellbeing and mental health. Our research shows when people are feeling mentally unhealthy one of the reasons is because they are feeling ...

Remembering Susan Ryan

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 28 SEP 2020
... trailblazer." Equally, ASFA chair Michael Easson said: "Her legacy includes improvements in the lives and financial wellbeing of millions of Australians. But she would hate anyone to be complacent. There's more to be done." "The best way we honour ...

Six Park, Rollit Wealth announce partnership

ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 28 SEP 2020
... understanding and making the most of your financial position, and being able to start or grow your path to financial wellbeing is important - particularly as services like ours make investment management far more accessible to people than has been the ...

CFS partnership to sustain advice industry

ANNABELLE DICKSON  |  FRIDAY, 11 SEP 2020
... students and graduates about the benefits of working in financial planning and helping improve people's financial wellbeing," he said. CFS said a recent study showed just 28% of students enrolled in tertiary financial advice courses end up working ...

Australians without advice struggle in pandemic: Research

ALLY SELBY  |  FRIDAY, 10 JUL 2020
New research has revealed the true value of advice, as the mental and financial wellbeing of Australia's unadvised population suffers from the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis. Fidelity International's latest Pulse Survey, which gauged the mental and ...

Indigenous foundation teams up with super funds

ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 7 JUL 2020
... impact the FNF and their Big Super Day Out event series has had in helping indigenous communities build their financial wellbeing. While it's obviously a shame the event won't take place this year, the new online website is a fantastic way to ensure ...

Life insurance activity rises: MetLife

ELIZA BAVIN  |  TUESDAY, 9 JUN 2020
... negative' impact has eased since March, there is still a lot of uncertainty when it comes to job security and financial wellbeing, particularly amongst younger Australians." Carey said financial providers, including superfunds and advisers, have a key ...

Former Toys "R" Us executives face fraud charges

ALLY SELBY  |  MONDAY, 16 MAR 2020
... Trust attorney, Greg Dovel said. "The defendants prioritized their own financial well-being, as well as the financial wellbeing of three private equity companies, ahead of the company that they were entrusted to run. "They siphoned desperately-needed ...

Colonial First State cuts fees, closes legacy options

KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 3 MAR 2020
... for quality financial advice and support the role that financial advice plays in helping Australians achieve financial wellbeing." CFS's last fee changes, announced in December and effective March, cost about 6000 advisers roughly $1700 a year in revenue. ...