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Helping to provide for an early inheritance

Helping to provide for an early inheritance

Some, but not all, retirees would like to leave something of monetary value to their heirs. Most who do will simply leave what remains, if anything, after expending their assets as needed to support themselves throughout their lives.

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Lifetime annuities – as easy to understand as a mortgage

Lifetime annuities – as easy to understand as a mortgage

Lifetime annuities may seem complicated, but Professor David F Babbel has an easy comparison to help make them easier to understand – he compares a lifetime annuity to what happens with a home mortgage.

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The power of staggered annuitisation

The power of staggered annuitisation

A ‘staggered annuitisation’ strategy is one where separate annuities are purchased at varying intervals dependent upon your personal cost of living.

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Timing risk in retirement

Timing risk in retirement

The cumulative effect of volatility during retirement can be disastrous. A comprehensive set of simulation studies conducted by Canadian Jim Otar shows the impact of market volatility on a $1 million retirement portfolio over time.

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Changing face of insurance

Changing face of insurance

The long term sustainability of the insurance industry is critical to the nation's health. Olivia Sarah-Le Lacheur discusses the changing face of Australia's income protection offering. 

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Building blocks of premium construction

Building blocks of premium construction

The building blocks of income protection - the demographic, economic and social factors impacting income protection solutions.

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An adviser's role in a sustainable insurance system

An adviser's role in a sustainable insurance system

Successful advisers who can see their role in every part of their client's journey will underpin the sustainability of our system.

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Removing the trauma from trauma conversations

Removing the trauma from trauma conversations

The value of trauma cover often plays second fiddle to a conversation about income protection. Olivia Sarah-Le Lacheur discusses how this need addressing.

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Archived Articles

Life

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Total and Permanent Disability

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Trauma

6 February 2018: Remove the Trauma from Trauma Conversations - The value of trauma cover often plays second fiddle to a conversation about income protection. Olivia Sarah-Le Lacheur discusses how this need addressing.

Income Care Protection

12 December 2017: The changing face of insurance - The long term sustainability of the insurance industry is critical to the nation's health. Olivia Sarah-Le Lacheur discusses the changing face of Australia's income protection offering. 

19 January 2018: Building blocks of premium construction - The building blocks of income protection -the demographic, economic and social factors impacting income protection solutions.

23 January 2018: An adviser's role in a sustainable insurance system - Successful advisers who can see their role in every part of their client's journey will underpin the sustainability of our system.

Annuities

01 November 2017: Managing annuity provider risk - If you are considering a risk-averse approach toward retirement funding, you should include an assessment of the reliability of your annuity provider. 

Investment Growth Bonds

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Other

11 January 2018: The demographics of insurance in the 2020s - Australia - the lucky country. Bernard Salt AM talks about the three surge points that will drive future demand for all kinds of insurance

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