baby boomers

Baby Boomers – how are you going to retire?

APRA  recently revealed that the Australian superannuation industry lost $18.5 billion of their clients’ money in the last financial year. It’s been a tough year for all types of investments, so let’s look at the returns over the longer term…

The Superannuation Dilemma for Baby Boomers

A recent Rabobank poll showed that baby boomers are retiring, on average, on about $200,000. That’s well short of the $800,000 they indicated they would like to have in retirement. While most folks don’t know how much they need in retirement it’s generally accepted by the financial planning world that you need around $1 million…