The Samsung Way

By Steve Blizard Twenty years ago, few people predicted that Samsung could transform itself from a low-cost equipment manufacturer to a world leader in R&D, marketing, and design. Founded in 1938 by Lee Byung-chul as a trading company, the Samsung Group has grown to employing more than 489,000 workers worldwide, and revenue at $305 billion in 2014.…

Industry super funds spend $37 million on advertising

by Sally Patten   7 Sept 2017  Australian Financial Review Industry superannuation funds spent more than $37 million last year to promote themselves in the media, 54 per cent more than their retail super scheme rivals. Figures compiled for The Australian Financial Review using data from AQX Standard Fusion show that the bulk of the difference in media spend…

ABC TV 7.30 REPORT – Dipping into super to pay for elective surgery

ABC TV LATELINE   Broadcast: 27/07/2017     Reporter: Pat McGrath Australians are raiding their superannuation to pay for elective medical procedures, prompting warnings for consumers to think about the long-term consequences of tapping into their retirement savings. If you need to access your super for elective medical procedures, Roxburgh Securities provides a free service…