How does the Australian Age Pension work?

Around 80% of Australians who have reached Age Pension age are currently receiving the Age Pension in full or in part.  The remaining 20% are either ineligible due to the income and assets test or have not applied. At some stage in their retirement, most Australians will be eligible to claim a Part or a[…]

How the Australian dollar affects companies

The Australian dollar has been moving higher against its US counterpart since last week’s decision by the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates. This is even after the RBA’s March meeting warned of a “build-up of risks associated with the housing market” in Sydney and Melbourne. What does this mean for Australian companies? To help[…]