3/12/2013 | 7:38 AM While ASIC has turned the spotlight on property spruikers, SMSF trustees may be better informed about gearing into property, Xpress Super's Olivia Long says.
22/11/2013 | 7:35 AM Beyond compulsory super, former prime minister Paul Keating introduced another policy that is a huge benefit for SMSF trustees and income-focused investors.
6/11/2013 | 7:24 AM A number of steps can be taken in order to minimise the impact of sequencing risk on retirement portfolios, according to HLB Mann Judd's Chris Hogan.
31/10/2013 | 7:27 AM Focussing on minimum balances and costs misses critical elements of the SMSF debate, Xpress Super's Olivia Long says.
30/10/2013 | 10:10 AM Should minimum balances be set for SMSFs in order for them to be run effectively?
3/10/2013 | 7:11 AM The recent debate about SMSFs and property has turned the spotlight on the need for trustees to get independent advice when entering into property investments.
20/09/2013 | 7:33 AM BT Financial Group's Bryan Ashenden explains the proposed guidelines for advisers operating in the SMSF market and the implications for trustees.
18/09/2013 | 8:13 AM It may come as a surprise that the most liked stocks among SMSF trustees are outside the banking and defensive sectors.
13/09/2013 | 8:08 AM The new government will cut back on concessions for low-income earners and will most likely re-think excess contributions for SMSFs.
5/09/2013 | 7:38 AM Latest reforms to excess concessional contributions is great news, however, trustees still need to still consider a number of key things when making these contributions.
20/08/2013 | 4:01 PM Trustees need to be mindful of certain rules that are downright vindictive towards people whose only crime is aiming to be self-sufficient.
6/08/2013 | 7:24 AM Retirees may look to negative gear into property as a way to boost their wealth, but is it such a good idea?
30/07/2013 | 8:27 AM After having survived 30 June, there are plenty of changes afoot in the superannuation arena, says superannuation expert Michael Hallinan.
23/07/2013 | 7:21 AM There is much discussion about how the SMSF sector is increasing in size, but there is little insight into the behaviour of investors within this sector.