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    Am I able to request AMP to freeze my late father's account without Probate?

    I am frustrated because, as the executor of my father's will, I have notified AMP that he is deceased and since have been trying to get them to freeze his AMP super account to stop it from being affected by the stock market. Meaning I'd like them to leave it in their care and not administer it...
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    QLD Is it possible to gift some of your super (10-15k) to a family member?

    Hi, Quick question for the experts. Is it possible to gift some of your super (10-15k) to a family member (mother)? Thanks for your response in advanced.
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    VIC Superannuation - Help with Legal Definition of “Lost Member”?

    Hi, I recently discovered an old superannuation account that was started in 2003. No contributions were ever made, apart from the initial rollover amount. All money has been eaten up over the years by insurance premiums and fees. I believe the trustee should have reported my account to the...
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    Wife stole my superannuation fro SMSF

    My wife and I have recently separated after I found she was having an affair. 5 years ago she encouraged me to roll my superannuation into a self managed super fund. I was under the impression that my superannuation was invested as she was a financial planner at a well respected financial...
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    NSW Legislation HELP - Does section 69 read with Section 11 Interpretations -

    Does section 69 of the insurance contracts act apply to a "varied" contract as defined under "Writing" of section 11 Interpretations? Is it interpreted in the way that if an insurer makes a variation to a life insurance contract, they are required to provide this in writing to the insured...
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    NSW CSA debt successfully garnishing superannuation?

    Hello, Would anyone have any advise on attempting to take ones superannuation as an “asset” for unpaid CSA debt? Especially in a case were they pay $35 per fortnight as of recently which stops CSA taking assets. However this is on top of the fact CSA have never found anything in his name, his...
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    VIC Death Benefit Paid to Beneficiary Who Died 3 Weeks Later?

    My parents have passed away recently within 20 days of each other. My mother was a member of a APRA retail superannuation fund in pension phase with no insurance attached (over 70yrs). The death benefit was the accumulated balance in the fund. My father was her dependent beneficiary at her...
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    VIC Contract - Disputing Hours of Work?

    I have signed a contract which guarantees a minimum of 25 hours per week plus OT. It includes benefits such as holiday and sick pay and superannuation. However for whatever reason, last week I was only rostered on for 20 hours. Now, this week I have been paid my usual 25 hours into my account...
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    NSW What is Com Super Base Amount?

    Hi. My ex-wife and I have a binding financial agreement and have done everything but splitting my CSS super. I'm still working and still in this scheme. We know the correct wording to provide to the Commonwealth Super Scheme (or whatever it's called now) which requires us to say what "Base...
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    NSW Changes to Product Disclosure Statement - Help?

    My sister's superannuation provider is charging her fees inconsistent with the current Product Disclosure Statement. Many years ago, when my sister left her then employer, she left her superannuation with the same provider but changed from their corporate to retail product. At that time, the...