Month: November 2017

Boomers Know How…

‪The Financial Capability of the Baby Boomer generation should not be underestimated.

Cohort differences can sabotage studies by potentially overestimating effects of ageing.
‪Some cognitive abilities are resilient to brain aging and may even improve with age!


Live Long Live Well‬

Adviser Training critical to Equity Release growth in Australia!



DownSizing: Movers, Planners and Stayers.


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Guidance on Elder Financial Abuse

63CB6F46-BB0F-4A0B-83C5-82132415F87Fvia How to do the right thing about elder abuse

Facilitators of Aging in Place

IMG_3330With housing wealth among retirees and near-retirees still far exceeding superannuation savings, coupled with uncertainties about the future of the age pension there is a growing case for retirees, their advisers, the financial markets and policy makers to look more closely at equity release. Accessing home equity may not be for everyone but for those that have the means and are open to the idea, there needs to be more safe and flexible opportunity for retirees to use it to maintain their financial comfort and wellbeing in later life.

Stuart Thomas, Ashton DeSilva and Sarah King Sinclair

Placemaking Economics Group

School of Economics, Finance and Marketing

RMIT University

via Facilitators of Aging in Place

Funding Retirement… Equity Release? Yes, Minister!

“Ultimately we want to give future retirees more choice, greater peace of mind and the opportunity to improve their standard of living in retirement”. Minister O’Dwyer.

Innovation for Retirement Funding

F8207F8B-DB2D-46E6-BC19-A124D111A502.jpegQMV Solutions recently assembled a Panel to discuss the need for Innovative Retirement Funding products. See what they had to say about Equity Release…