New financial year | Balancing act | SMSF insights | Consumer behaviour | Practice makes…
In this month’s newsletter, we begin with the state of play for the new financial year in several key personal finance areas. Our animation illustrates the importance of considering both your present and future self in financial decisions. For some, an SMSF can be their preferred choice of super fund, for wealth accumulation (working years) and income generation (retirement years); we provide SMSF sector insights. Mindful of our animation; we explore the consumer payments behaviour of Australians. Lastly, we leave you with a funny video by Dude Perfect; learning a new skill (and improving upon an old one) just requires a little practice.
In addition, our learning modules have been updated to reflect new legislation from 1 July 2019. Several of them also include information regarding pending legislation proposed in the 2019 Federal Budget.
1 July 2019: New financial year, new state of play
When it ticks over to a new financial year, often existing rates and thresholds increase, and new legislative instruments take effect. In this article, we discuss the state of play from 1 July 2019.