Although all large and medium-sized employers were meant to be ready for SuperStream by 30 June this year, the ATO has advised that, for those who are not yet ready, it will extend that date by four months until 31 October 2015. SuperStream for small employers with 19 or fewer employers started from 1 July 2015. … [Read more...] about Employers – ATO extends SuperStream deadline
Machu Pichu. Swimming with sharks. Nude skydiving. (I just made that last one up.) What's on your bucket list? A recent survey by REST Industry Super Fund of their members found that 1/3rd believed they wouldn't have the cash to fulfil their bucket list when they stop working (and finally have the time to tackle the list). Is it because of our massive mortgages? Are the things we want to do too extravagant? Maybe. But the fact remains we could all benefit by tipping a … [Read more...] about Will you have enough cash for your bucket list?
I read with interest (get it) a recent article in the Herald Sun, Superannuation funds climb by double digits in the 2013-14 financial year. While the median return on a balanced fund is estimated at about 13% for the 2013-14 financial year, some top funds should see returns of up to 16%. Coupled with a 15.6% return the previous year, it's an outstanding return in anyone’s language. Two years of double digit returns for super funds is great news for pretty much all working Australians, as we … [Read more...] about Good news you may have missed – two years of double-digit super returns