Source: Department of Social Security. ... The Age Pension qualifying age for women is being gradually increased to 65 years of age by July 2013. ... eligible for pharmaceutical allowance, bereavement payments, rent assistance and fringe benefits such as the Pensioner Concession Card. ... They are expected to be particularly attractive to people who find it difficult to access other sources of credit. Advances will only be made to recipients able to repay them without financial hardship.
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