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Is Co-Ownership a better way of helping kids become home-owners?

Financial Newswire Contributor 29 September 2023

Estate Planning and Superannuation specialist lawyer, Brian Hor, canvasses why co-ownership may be a better way of helping your kids buy a home.

With soaring house prices in all Australian capital cities and many popular regional areas, the “bank of mum and dad” has never been more popular as a…

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Downsizer contributions – another reform

Financial Newswire Contributor 14 April 2023

From 1 January 2023, the age at which a beneficiary can access a downsizer contribution has been reduced to age 55 (previously it was age 60 and before that 65).  This change has been implemented by Treasury Laws Amendment (2022 Measures No 2) Act 2022 (No 84 of 2022).

The eligibility age…