Welcome to this month’s 60+Club newsletter
Ten common money mistakes to avoid in retirement
More than 670,000 Australians intend to retire by 2028, with some finance experts warning a lack of confidence around retirement savings and strategies means many are spending frugally and not enjoying the lifestyles they can afford. These money mistakes can potentially turn golden years into an unpleasant shade of brown.
Four simple ways to connect with your grandchildren
The bond between grandparents and grandchildren is a unique and cherished relationship. This article explores four simple yet effective ways to connect with your grandchildren on a deeper level, emphasising the importance of these connections for your well-being and the well-being of your younger family members.
Why gardening should be embraced as we get older
Gardening is a delightful journey that can bring immense joy and a sense of fulfillment, especially for older adults. Whether you have a vast backyard or a cozy balcony, nurturing a garden can be a wonderful way to connect with nature, reminisce about fond memories, and create new ones.
Navigating the Assets Test for the Age Pension
The Australian Age Pension is a lifeline for some retirees, offering financial support during their golden years. To ensure fairness, Centrelink employs various criteria, including the Assets Test, to determine eligibility. This article aims to explain the Assets Test, how it operates, and which assets are counted in the assessment process.
Read more articles
- 5 tips for navigating social connections beyond your 60s
- Superannuation Opportunities for the 2023-24 Financial Year
- 14 health benefits of exercising for the over 60s
- Navigating the impact of aged care package changes
- 12 ways to stay social in retirement
- Overcoming mental barriers of meeting new people after 60