Accessing Housing Wealth in order to Live Well in retirement.

The largest generation within the Australian population is rapidly approaching retirement, poorly prepared for that stage of their lives. Although the so-called Baby Boomer generation has achieved extraordinary personal wealth through home ownership, they are ASSET RICH but CASH POOR. However, this generation can expect to LIVE LONGER than any generation before them and they … More Accessing Housing Wealth in order to Live Well in retirement.

FBAA to launch reverse mortgage training course – The Adviser

  The unexplained and sudden exit of the Industry Body (SEQUAL) presents some serious challenges for Reverse Mortgage providers and whilst the Finance Brokers Association of Australia (FBAA) should be encouraged to be part of the solution, their response falls well short of the mark. It is time for the Australian Equity Release market (Yes. … More FBAA to launch reverse mortgage training course – The Adviser

Release of ACFI review is imminent – Australian Ageing Agenda

  One of those key issues was increasing user pays in aged care, and there was broad agreement on the need for consumers to pay a greater share towards the cost of their care. Nick Mersiades, director of aged care at Catholic Health said: greater consumer contributions wouldn’t come from income sources and government should … More Release of ACFI review is imminent – Australian Ageing Agenda