Cambodia now building a promising future

By Steve Blizard – from Phnom Penh  During August I was the guest of Awareness Cambodia, a not-for-profit overseas aid organisation assisting some of the most underprivileged in rural Cambodia. Founded by Perth dentist Dr Gary Hewett in 1995, Awareness Cambodia focuses on education, health and childhood development programs. Nestled between sugar cane and forests…

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…

Post 1 July 2017 – Super contribution strategies to make the best of retirement savings

By John Wasiliev   12 July 2017  Australian Financial Review   One important aspect of the latest super reforms — in place since July 1  — is changes to contribution rules. Being aware of these changes  is essential for anyone, especially couples, looking to make the most of super’s tax concessions in the post-2017 super world.…