CSS/PSS

Public servants on steadier ground than academics

Defined-benefit funds CSS and PSS pensioners are highly unlikely to face the uncertainties plaguing UniSuper. A protection for public servants is that a breach of the Commonwealth's... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 1 September 2013, The Canberra Times

Less superannuation but more pay, please

If the federal government believes that 12 per cent of salary is the correct level of compulsory super for all employees, there is no justification for forcing its own employees to... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 2 July 2013, The Canberra Times Public Sector Informant

The ambiguous benefits of a redundancy offer

That recent Canberra Times research revealed widespread take-up of voluntary redundancies by older public servants caused no surprise. Not only do Australian Public Service redundancy... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 2 April 2013, The Canberra Times, Public Sector Informant

Daryl Dixon on Nightlife with Tony Delroy – 26 February 2013

Share prices and investor confidence, interest rates, the effect of the Italian election on stock markets and possible returns for super funds this year were among the wide range of topics... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 26 February 2013, ABC Nightlife

The govt can cut your super pension, but it won't

Not unexpectedly, former federal superannuation minister Nick Sherry's suggestion last month to remove billions of dollars from defined-benefit government pension schemes triggered... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 6 November 2012, The Canberra Times

Public servants deserve better retirement options

Last month's Informant criticised the Public Sector Superannuation Accumulation Plan's failure to offer transition-to-retirement income- stream options to its members. In response... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 5 April 2011, The Canberra Times

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Daryl and Nerida’s ABC Nightlife dates for 2017

Daryl Dixon and Nerida Cole will once again appear on ABC Nightlife Radio throughout 2017 accompanied by new show host Philip Clark.

Tune into the program on Tuesdays 10.00pm on the following dates to hear Daryl and Nerida discuss the latest topics in super and the economy:

  • Tuesday 19 December 2017

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