Monthly Archives: July 2014

22 Jul 2014

Top 5 Smartdiscounts Retailers

Top 5 Smartdiscounts Retailers

    Everyone loves a saving right? Smartsalary customers not only save money through salary packaging, they can also use our Smartdiscounts program* to save money and earn cashback from hundreds of Australian retailers. Over the last 18 months thousands of our customers have signed up to the program, making the most of discounts both online and in stores. Here’s a look at the five most popular retailers: Save 5% in Coles stores (except for Coles Express) when you purchase Coles gift cards through the Smartdiscounts website. You’ll save 5% on the cost of your gift cards and they’ll be delivered to your Read More

: 1st July marks a new financial year and as a result of the Federal Budget a few things will be changing for 2014/15. Here’s a look at how salary packaging will be impacted: Superannuation There are caps on the amount you can pay to your superannuation fund each year through concessional (pre-tax) contributions. This year the superannuation concessional contributions cap will increase to $35,000 for employees aged 50 and over and to $30,000 for those under 50 years of age. This means up to an extra $10,000 allowance for superannuation packaging compared to last year. So the caps for the 2014/15 financial Read More