Retirement

Is $1 mil enough to retire?

Is $1m enough to retire?

A million dollars is a figure that’s often cited as the amount you need to retire. But while $1 million doesn’t go as far as it used to – it only goes slightly above the median house price in Sydney – for many people it still sounds like an impossibly large amount of money to save.

Preserving retirement savings during COVID-19

Preserving retirement savings during COVID-19

Investment markets globally are experiencing significant volatility as economies around the world try to navigate the unchartered waters of the COVID-19. If you’re approaching retirement this volatility can be a source of anxiety, and it can be difficult to understand what a person can do to protect their nest egg. 

Planning for healthcare costs in retirement

Planning for healthcare costs in retirement

We all hope that when we retire we’ll have the time to focus on being as healthy as possible. But unexpected issues and illnesses arise, with recent research estimating that an Australian couple will spend an annual cost of between $4,975 and $9,900 on healthcare once they’ve said goodbye to the workforce. 

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