Australia’s retirees may determine the federal election outcome

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Australian retirees have had enough of lacklustre leadership and plan to take their vote away from the major parties, interim data from the latest survey of older Australians shows. At the last election, older Australian voters determined the outcome, sending a strong signal not to burden their residential property with new taxes or take away

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Household Capital calls on superannuation funds to provide members with more retirement solutions

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Household Capital, a leading Australian provider of home equity retirement funding, called on superannuation funds to provide more solutions for their members to help them navigate and plan through the various stages of retirement and aged care. “It’s imperative that superannuation funds deliver comprehensive solutions to members to ensure they can live well in retirement,”

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Survey shows older Australians fear new taxes on death, inheritance and the family home

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Household Capital, a leading Australian provider of home equity retirement funding, said today the results of its latest quarterly survey of older Australians showed 78% of retirees were concerned, or very concerned, about about the federal government implementing an inheritance tax. “We are heading into a federal election where more than 50% of eligible voters

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2021 Household Capital Three Pillars Forum demands holistic retirement funding solutions

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Household Capital Three Pillars Forum Demands Holistic Retirement Funding Solutions September 16, 2021 The 2021 Household Capital Three Pillars Forum was held on September 16 and attended by hundreds of industry leaders and stakeholders. Since commencing in 2019, the Household Capital Three Pillars Forum, has grown to welcome a larger number of panelists, this year

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Financial services industry invited to join the 2021 Household Capital Three Pillars Forum 

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The 2021 Household Capital Three Pillars Forum will be hosted by Ali Moore and broadcast on September 16 from 9.30am to 1.30pm. Entry to the online event is free of charge and professionals from the financial services and retirement industries are invited to attend. This year the forum has grown to encompass three separate panel

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Dr Deborah Ralston announced as Chair of the Household Capital Advisory Board

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Dr Deborah Ralston will take on the role of Chair of the Household Capital Advisory Board from May 2021. Dr Ralston is one of Australia’s preeminent thought leaders in financial services, superannuation and retirement funding with exceptional expertise in disruption and financial regulation. Dr Joshua Funder, CEO of Household Capital announced: “Household Capital is delighted

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Royal Commission highlights retired Australian’s desire to live at home; Household Capital helps them to make it safe

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Household Capital welcomes the government’s Royal Commission into Aged Care and looks forward to meaningful and urgent reform of the aged care industry. Says Dr Joshua Funder, Chief Executive Officer of Household Capital, “The challenge of meeting the needs of an aging population will only be met when we come together to ensure that older

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Household Capital passes on more than the RBA interest rate reduction to remain the lowest available home equity retirement funding provider in Australia

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Australia’s leading home equity retirement funding provider, Household Capital, has announced a further cut to its interest rate. In response to this week’s RBA cut of 0.15 percent, Household Capital made a deeper cut, lowering its rate by 0.20 percent to a home equity access rate of just 4.95 percent. Dr Joshua Funder, Chief Executive

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Household Capital 2020 Third Pillar Forum

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Household Capital’s 2020 Third Pillar Forum launched yesterday as an online experience. The online forum includes a live panel discussion and interviews with 27 experts from around the world. The Forum’s live national panel debate was hosted by Ali Moore in the Melbourne studio with Andrew Boal, CEO of Rice Warner and Joshua Funder, CEO

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Household Capital releases 2020 Retirement Outcomes survey

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Household Capital has released the results of their 2020 Retirement Outcomes survey, one of the first major national studies of its kind since the impacts of COVID-19 have hit. The Household Capital 2020 Retirement Outcomes research was conducted for the organisation by trusted advocates, Your Life Choices. Over 4,400 Australians participated, representing over 87 percent

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