Centrelink Pension Loans Scheme

Pensioner Homeowner principal residence exemption

Pensioner Homeowner principal residence exemption   by Christine Hopper Pensioner Homeowner principal residence exemption for one land Title The DVA and Centrelink homeowner principal residence exemption applies only to your principal residence and the first two hectares of land covered by the single land Title that your home is on. For pension assessment purposes, your assets include real Read more about Pensioner Homeowner principal residence exemption[…]

Aged care fee indexation increase

Aged care fee indexation increase   by Christine Hopper The Commonwealth sets the levels of residential and home aged care fees for aged care services eligible for Commonwealth subsidy. The Commonwealth allows for regular reviews and aged care fee indexation increases. An aged care fee indexation increase also applies to the annual and lifetime caps Read more about Aged care fee indexation increase[…]

Independent aged care financial advice

Independent aged care financial advice   by Christine Hopper Independent aged care financial advice is advice about the financial aspects of your specific situation. Professional financial advisers consider your particular situation and advise you on the financial implications of your options. An independent professional aged care financial adviser shows you the costs of your preferred Read more about Independent aged care financial advice[…]

Introducing Commonwealth regulated residential aged care

Introducing residential aged care by Christine Hopper Commonwealth regulated Residential aged care is available for people who need personal support and/or nursing care irrespective of their financial resources. The Commonwealth is the ‘gatekeeper’ for who is allowed into potentially subsidised aged care. The Commonwealth also pays a substantial subsidy for aged care residents who cannot Read more about Introducing Commonwealth regulated residential aged care[…]