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The good news is you’ll have a longer life, that’s also the bad news

  We’re all living longer. So could you outlive your retirement savings?   If you’re 65 today, there’s a good... Read more

Customer stories: Unforseen expenses

Our retirement solutions specialist, Fiona Navarro, discusses contingency funding. This might be for a range of purposes:   unexpected large... Read more

Retirement lender passes on full RBA rate cut

  A retirement lender has announced its decision to reduce interest rates in line with the Reserve Bank’s cash rate... Read more

Household Capital passes on full RBA interest rate to improve retirement funding

  Household Capital, an independent, specialist retirement funding provider, has announced it will again reduce the interest rate on its... Read more

Household Capital passes on full RBA interest rate cut to customers – again!

Household Capital, an independent, specialist retirement funding provider, announced today it will again reduce the interest rate on its Household... Read more

Revamped PLS welcomed by Household Capital

  Household Capital, an independent, specialist retirement funding provider, yesterday welcomed the federal government’s revamped Pension Loans Scheme (PLS). Dr... Read more

Three ways to release the equity in your home

    Australia’s retirees are being challenged like never before: Nearly 20 percent of those aged 60-64, and 12 percent... Read more

Customer stories: refinancing a retiree’s mortgage

Audrey lives on the Central Coast of NSW and is a spritely, active 86 year old. She lost her husband... Read more

The hidden burden of low interest rates

When interest rates fall, it's generally reported as a good thing. All those homeowners getting a break on their mortgage,... Read more

UNSW Business School to examine reverse mortgages

  Researchers from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) Business School will investigate behavioural and other issues behind the... Read more