What should we do about minimum pensions?

This week's post starts with an article sent in by a member. The Australian article (Outdated income rules are in need of an overhaul) was written by Tony Negline, a well-known media commentator on superannuation. The issue at hand - the minimum pension rules - is one we've covered in recent articles and which many members have strong views on, so I thought it would make for an interesting discussion.To kick the discussion off, let me say that I agree with Tony's conclusion: the minimum pension rules need updating. The current rules are inflexible and were written by someone who's...

This week's post starts with an article sent in by a member. The Australian article (Outdated income rules are in need of an overhaul) was written by Tony Negline, a well-known media commentator on superannuation. The issue at hand - the minimum pension rules - is one we've covered in recent articles and which many members have strong views on, so I thought it would make for an interesting discussion.

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