Superannuation

Why property investors won't take their profits

While the boom in property prices has increased the risks for new property investors, many existing investors, particularly those who are negatively geared, face the prospect of... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 10 April 2017, The Canberra Times

Home ownership is essential for a comfortable retirement

Predictably, the superannuation industry is already attempting to deter the federal government from introducing even limited action to allow first-home buyers to gain access to part of... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 13 March 2017, The Canberra Times

The case for letting first home buyers use super

First home buyers can only hope that official government discussions with New Zealand last week included details of how their first home buyers are allowed to access their KiwiSaver super... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 23 February 2017, The Canberra Times

Risk in helping kids buy a home

Without family assistance, younger Australians in many locations are struggling to achieve home ownership. This wouldn't be the problem it is if house prices were stable or even falling... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 19 February 2017, The Canberra Times

Time to reallocate assets within the family

With the opportunities for investing or reinvesting money into super soon to be severely limited, now's the time to plan ahead for alternative tax-effective strategies. The first and... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 12 February 2017, The Canberra Times

Check employers are paying super sooner rather than later

While claims that up to 30 per cent of workers may be missing out on compulsory employer super contributions (now 9.5 per cent of wages) may be far too high, there are undoubtedly... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 5 February 2017, The Canberra Times

Rush to beat deadline for tough new super rules

Should investors make the most of the current super contribution rules before much tougher rules apply from July 1, 2017? This tax year, tax-deductible concessional contributions of up to $... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 29 January 2017, The Sydney Morning Herald

Retiring soon? Pension and super changes

The government’s biggest reforms to super in 10 years have started to take effect with the roll out of significant changes to the age pension on 1 January. Join Dixon Advisory’s... Read more

Nerida Cole, 20 January 2017, ABC Nightlife Radio

Get smart about superannuation

In this edition of ABC’s Nightlife Radio Daryl Dixon and Nerida Cole speak to Philip Clark about how investment returns have shifted in Q4 2016 and what may be in store for 2017. They... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 9 January 2017, ABC Nightlife Radio

New super regime is finally here

The parliamentary approval of the new super arrangements allows all affected super fund members to review and, if necessary, change existing strategies to comply with the new rules. Those... Read more

Daryl Dixon, 4 December 2016, The Canberra Times

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ABC Nightlife dates for 2019

Nerida Cole will once again appear on ABC Nightlife Radio throughout 2019 accompanied by host Philip Clark.

Tune into the program on Tuesdays 10.00pm to 11.00pm on the following dates to hear Nerida discuss the latest topics in super and the economy:

  • Tuesday 2 March 2019
  • Tuesday 9 April 2019 

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