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How to 2020-proof your finances

Jan 25 2021

Being in control of your finances makes you feel good, but the twists and turns of 2020 have meant this isn’t always…

Tips for parents who became the Bank of Mum and Dad

Jan 22 2021

Aussie parents have coughed up more than $26 million to help their adult kids since COVID-19 hit our shores – and one…

Insights – Review of 2020, outlook for 2021

Dec 21 2020

From pandemic to recovery Dr Shane Oliver – Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist, AMP Capital Key points – 2020 was dominated by…

Market Update – December 2020

Dec 14 2020

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

Five reasons why this downturn and subsequent recovery are different

Oct 30 2020

– and where are we now in the Australian recovery? Dr Shane Oliver – Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist, AMP…

Are you saying bye bye 👋 to bad debt?

Sep 25 2020

Maybe it’s a by product of restrictions and lockdowns or the rise of “buy now, pay later” schemes such as Afterpay but…

Asset Rich, Cash Poor?

Sep 21 2020

You may have heard the phrase, ‘asset rich, cash poor.’ No one likes to hear anything with the word ‘poor’ in it,…

Recession – is it different this time?

Sep 18 2020

So we’re currently going through our first recession for 30 years as the fallout of Covid-19 restrictions hit our economy. Anyone under…

Money lessons I wish were taught at school

Sep 11 2020

Watching my school aged daughter recently I was reminded that there’s a big shift afoot with our next generation and I’d like…

Life after the Lockdown is over

Jun 23 2020

(originally posted on by Shane Mitchell on LinkedIn on 15th May 2020) I recently came across an article from Michael McGrath who…