Being diagnosed with a terminal illness can strike unexpectedly causing uncertainty and stress about the future.
Establishing a plan for your next steps can be an important part of putting your mind at ease.
Over two year's ago, Lorna was diagnosed with terminal stage 4 metastatic cancer. She was told that she had less than 12 months to live and that she needed to get her financial affairs in order.
Lorna reached out to RSM Financial Services for advice and while working alongside our advisers, was able to utilise the insurance policies on her superannuation funds and access her superannuation early to cover medical costs and tick off some items on her bucket list.
Listen to Lorna's story below:
DID YOU KNOW?
If you are suffering from a terminal medical condition, you may be able to access your super benefits on the basis of a 'terminal medical condition'.
Conditions do apply - seek advice from your local financial adviser.