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Daryl Dixon and Dixon Advisory staff members regularly write articles for a number of publications including the The Canberra Times, the Sun-Herald, The Finanical Review and the Smart Investor. We will continually update these articles here for you to read.

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Gauging the risks with investments

Last week's decision to leave the official cash rate at 2.5 percent despite an overheating property market, confirms industry speculation that interest rates will remain low for a considerable time.

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Should super stay at 9.5%

Dixon Advisory Executive Chairman Daryl Dixon speaks with Ross Greenwood on 2GB Money News about whether compulsory superannuation should stay at 9.5%. 

Further details | On the Radio

Fund for thought amid compulsory super flaws

Even more worrying for younger and middle-aged earners is the continuous pressure from the superannuation industry and Treasury to raise the preservation age beyond 60 to as high as the age pensioner eligibility age (currently 67 for younger people). With many more Australians with house mortgages and facing the threat or reality of redundancy, to have money tied up, untouchable in super (apart from limited access to up to $10,000) is a far from pleasant prospect.

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