Archive for August, 2020

Is it better to rent or buy?

Aug 31 2020

Or perhaps its not as simple as this… There has been an interesting debate running in our office over the last week…

4 ways to help prepare your finances for a recession

Aug 28 2020

If you think storms may lie ahead, it makes sense to prepare your craft for choppy waters. With Australia facing continued economic…

How to Learn from the Past and Grow in the Future

Aug 26 2020

Coming to terms with the past makes us stronger. As humans, we live, we learn and when we’re in the right mindset,…

How to rebuild your super after a COVID-19 withdrawal

Aug 21 2020

For many people, the government’s COVID-19 (coronavirus) early release of super scheme has been a lifesaver, with the money accessed from retirement…

August 2020 – Market Update

Aug 19 2020

Market update The table below provides details of the movement in average investment returns from various asset classes for the period up…

Retirement: does it still have a place in the modern world?

Aug 17 2020

I recently came across an interesting post in the local news site about this question of does retirement in our 50’s and…

Three reasons why the coronavirus crisis might fix Australia’s housing affordability crisis

Aug 13 2020

Dr Shane Oliver – Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist, AMP Capital Key points – For more than a decade now…

Why saving money isn’t enough

Aug 11 2020

As a financial adviser I’ve often encountered suggestions that the difference between being financially successful and not is your ability to save.…