News for older Australians
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4 October 2019
This Stay Smart Online Week, take control of your online identity.
25 September 2019
From January 2020, you won’t get travel vouchers sent with your Pensioner Concession Card anymore.
4 September 2019
This means you may transfer to another payment or your payment will stop on 20 March 2020.
12 August 2019
It’s Scams Awareness Week. Here are some ways you can protect your identity and avoid getting scammed.
31 July 2019
We’re calling out to all Australians to register to be an organ and tissue donor.
16 July 2019
New means test rules for lifetime income streams came into effect on 1 July 2019.
15 July 2019
The deeming rates we use to assess your income are being lowered.
24 June 2019
If you’re an eligible pensioner over Age Pension age, you may benefit from upcoming changes to the Work Bonus.
12 June 2019
If you’re born between 1 January 1954 and 30 June 1955, you can claim Age Pension once you’re 66.
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