Budget 2017

Picture of pizza

What slice of the pizza pie will you get from the Federal Budget 2017?

I live in Canberra, but I must admit that until tonight I have never really stopped to watch the Federal Budget.  But tonight my work put on pizza and wine, so I decided to stay back and watch it. I am not a specialised economic commentator, but I wanted to provide some thoughts – based on part on what I perceive is my own interest as to how I  and most of my readers will be affected.

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Money Monday: Is super still so super?

Superannuation has been in the news following the announcement of possible changes in the May 2016 Federal Budget.  I have read a bit about the changes, but I must say it makes my eyes glaze over and I find it difficult to read most reports to the end (and I actually LIKE reading about financial topics).  So I was happy to have the opportunity to clarify some of the changes with MLC financial planner Michael Miller.

Graphic with money bags provided by MLC

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