HILDA Survey 2016: Senior’s Superannuation Shortfall?
The HILDA Report confirms again what we already know to be true: a large cohort of retired seniors and those approaching retirement will experience a retirement savings shortfall.
Reverse Mortgages for seniors – why am I so passionate?
I’m a ‘true believer’ in Reverse Mortgages, here’s why.
Change to the Age Pension rules – how could you be affected?
On 1 January 2017, there will be changes to the Age Pension asset test.
Why are more seniors retiring with mortgage debt?
More older Australians now retire without paying off their home loan. Why?
Why Choice is wrong on Reverse Mortgage
In February this year the consumer group Choice published an article on home equity release finance options for seniors. Although generally I’m a fan of their work, on this occasion the article was regrettably full of factual errors and hyperbole.
Inheritance, estate planning & how Reverse Mortgage can help
According to international research 86.2 per cent of parents aged 59 to 96 expect to leave something for their children, while only 44.6 per cent of the children aged 40 to 60 thought that they would receive an inheritance.
2016 Budget Aged Care Update: Equity Release ‘In the Mix’
Recently the government announced a budget cut of $1.2 billion for aged care funding over four years, as a response to high growth in expenses. Medicare benefits will also remain frozen for a further two years.
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As the leading non-bank lender in the Australian reverse mortgage market, we like to bring you relevant reverse mortgage news and expert insights concerning the home equity release industry in our biannual newsletter Advantage.
We hope that through our Advantage Newsletter we can help to keep you informed when making important decisions about releasing your home equity. This is our simple way of recognising the level of trust you have placed in us to assist you.
The reverse mortgage news we publish here will especially focus on unlocking home equity, aged care financing, and other issues concerning Australians.
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