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Wealth

We all want the best for our future, and that is best achieved with objective investment advice and services. Mercer’s customised guidance can help you build wealth and generate income to create a better life for yourself, from superannuation to investments.

Contribution caps are a use it or lose it opportunity, so don’t miss out.

A quick rummage through your wallet, receipt box or your home office could uncover dozens of tax deductions.

A little forward planning could help cut you tax bill.

Tax deductions you can and can't claim vary depending on the type of work you do.

We speak to Mercer financial adviser Stephen, and his client, Richard, to find out what makes their relationship work.

Retirement incomes of middle Australia will suffer as a result of proposed new Age Pension Assets Tests, say superannuation leaders.

A comfortable life has a hefty price tag; here are 5 things you can do to help cover the cost of your retirement dream.

Evidence suggests financial economists consider stock prices as a prime source of information for decision makers.

Investors need to focus on long-term shifts and trends.

Forget oil; it's water that fuels the entire economy, everything from agriculture, to industry to energy.

"Sacrificing" your salary suggests a painful approach to your finances, but the reality is more scientific and the rewards more tangible.

According to a recent national survey of older workers, older Australians are embracing the idea of longer working lives.

Take our three-step financial detox challenge: make sure your details are up-to-date, check your insurance and search for multiple accounts.

Booking holidays while on the go is growing in popularity, with Australians opting for mobile internet to book a vacation more often.

About 90% of women will retire with inadequate savings to fund their retirement, according to ASFA.

Here are some quick tips to ensure your bonus keeps earning a little bit more each year.

Howard Kunreuther, co-director of the Wharton Risk Center shares his views on the challenges of communicating risk around climate change.

Jane Ambachtsheer, Mercer’s global head of responsible investment, talks responsible investing.

Nearly a third of the population aged 18 to 64 consider retirement too far away to plan for, according to a national survey.

Despite 2016's rocky start, 2015 wasn’t a bad year – and careful portfolio construction and asset allocation was rewarded.

Why having a say in who gets your money is important.

Don't let the low Aussie dollar deter you from travelling - there are still plenty of destinations to satisfy your wanderlust.

Our global investment researchers have released a white paper on recent share market turmoil. Here’s a brief snapshot of the findings.

While China's economic growth is slowing, it's still growing faster than other large, more developed economies.

The year ahead promises plenty of economic and political uncertainty and there's no room for complacency.

Richard Ebbs, Strategic Advice Leader at Mercer talks through five common approaches to preparing for education bills.

Australian families could soon spend more than half a million dollars on one child’s education, according to a national costs forecast.

The cost of water is an issue many countries grapple with. Do we pay enough for it?

Despite its recent battering and seven-year low, it's not all bad news for the Aussie dollar.

Clare Armstrong from Mercer's Manager Research team talks about the strategies and shares that performed well in 2015.

Australians who stick to all their New Year's resolutions in 2016 could save enough money to buy a car, new research shows.

How much money is enough? We look at budget needs for retirees to fund a comfortable standard of living.

Cliff believes in making sure his finances are in top shape. Find out more about Chris' path to financial security.

The United Nations climate summit COP21, November 2015. Find out what you need to know about a global agreement on climate change.

We need to be making the future, not taking from it,” chair of Mercer’s global Responsible Investment team, Jane Ambachtsheer.

How are your investments tracking? Make an appointment with a Mercer financial advisers to discuss your investment options.

For Dan Bray good planning advice is within easy reach – he credits his mum as the ultimate retirement planner.

Can you picture yourself 20, 30 or 40 years from now? If so, do you think of that future version of yourself as "me"?

Rob Wilson wants to retire early and travel the world - preferably in the slipstream of the world championship cycling tour.

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Cliff believes in making sure his finances are in top shape and takes every action he possibly can. Find out more about Chris' path.

We need to be making the future, not taking from it,” chair of Mercer’s global Responsible Investment team, Jane Ambachtsheer.

The United Nations climate summit COP21: Find out what you need to know about a global agreement on climate change.

How are your investments tracking? Make an appointment with a Mercer financial advisers to discuss your investment options.

Contact Mercer Super AU for all of your superannuation and financial planning queries.

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