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|... "The challenge I have as chair of this committee and as a parliamentarian holding ASIC to account is if you go to the MoneySmart website, it still has today that the average cost of running SMSF is $14,879. That misinformation is still out there," he ...|
|... that an early withdrawal of $20,000 by a 30-year-old could mean missing out on $97,214 in retirement. Meanwhile, ASIC MoneySmart said $20,000 for a 30-year-old might amount to $43,000 by retirement and Super Consumers Australia put the figure at just ...|
|... calculator on their public website. "Of the funds that do, about one fifth of those redirect the member to ASIC's MoneySmart calculator instead, losing the opportunity to engage their members," Rice Warner said. It warned the next 12 months pose ...|
|... better off in retirement. "This will boost retirement income from $38,900 a year to $40,950 a year according to ASIC's Moneysmart calculator, an increase of 5.3%," ASFA said. Industry Super Australia also hit out at Grattan, and said the institute had ...|
|... to require providers to adjust for inflation in their estimates by using the same inflation rate used by ASIC's own MoneySmart calculators. The requirement will see providers use either the default interest rate - as set by MoneySmart - or an alternative ...|
|... According to the data, 92% of overall claims are paid in the first instance. At the same time, ASIC released a new MoneySmart life insurance claims comparison tool, to help consumers "make more informed decisions," by outlining the claim acceptance rates ...|
|... free financial counselling was available to farmers and related small businesses struggling with debt, through ASIC's MoneySmart website. ASIC added anybody struggling with debt could also call the free National Debt Hotline on 1800 007 007. Meanwhile ...|
|... establishing web-based facilities to help consumers compare products and investment options easily. A database, such as ASIC's MoneySmart website, run by a government agency would be ideal, he said. The Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees ...|
|... The Government has invited state and territory governments to participate in a new agreement that would see the ASIC MoneySmart Teaching program remain in place for a further four years and also expand to more schools and students. More than 32,000 teachers ...|
|... schools incorporating financial literacy into their curriculum, and plenty of valuable online resources like ASIC's MoneySmart, young Australians are better equipped than ever to be smart about their super, but we know their most influential source of ...|
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Allowing more members in SMSFs is unlikely to spur their establishment rates, according to a submission by University of Sydney's Susan Thorp.
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One of Japan's largest providers of shareholder services has admitted to a major operational blunder, after it failed to count 3.4 million postal votes for nearly 1000 companies ahead of their annual general meetings.
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BetaShares' Nasdaq 100 ETF exceeded $1 billion in assets under management at the end of August, a net increase of more than $500 million since the outset of the year.
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Robeco announced it will now exclude investments in thermal coal, oil sands and Arctic drilling from all its mutual funds.
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