Rent Assistance – Am I eligible?

By Tuesday, February 21, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 1

What is Rent Assistance? According to the Guide to Social Security Law: “Rent Assistance is a supplementary payment added on to the pension, allowance or benefit of income support recipients and low-income families in the private rental market, in recognition of the housing costs they face.” Put simply, it is an additional payment ...

The (Christmas) Hangover

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The euphoria of Christmas and the New Year has passed. Hopefully, for most of us the two week Christmas holiday will be a pleasant memory, filled with images of family, friends, gifts, food, laughs and good times. Towards the end of January the cold hard reality of what you may have spent ...

Saving for a rainy day

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Picture this – you have just lost your job, or come down sick… how long would your savings last? Or, you have just had that dreaded midnight phone call informing you that a family member overseas, or in another part of Australia, has had a serious accident or is critically ill ...

 

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