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February 27, 2020

The Spread of Coronavirus – Updated Economic and Investment Market Implications

The past week has seen a renewed escalation in concern that the coronavirus outbreak (Covid-19) has become or is becoming a global pandemic. This is first […]
February 25, 2020

Putting a Value on Your Earning Capacity

What is your most financially valuable asset? The answer to this question could be quite different depending on your age. A younger person may say their […]
February 18, 2020

Three factors affecting retirement income

In Australia, people are living longer and interest rates are lower than ever. While the first is good news, the second carries risks if you’re looking […]
February 10, 2020

Bushfire support and assistance

Ten million hectares, lives lost, wildlife on the brink, billions in lost revenue and clean-up costs. For many, returning life to normal is a long way […]
February 4, 2020

Grow your super this year

There are a number of ways you can be contributing more to your super, to take advantage of time and the magic of compound interest. These […]
January 28, 2020

Tips for boosting retirement savings and investments in a lower-for-longer world

Retirees now face a bold truth: investing in traditional safe haven assets do not provide the returns they once did. So, where to from here, and […]
January 21, 2020

Going solo – Planning for Retirement after Divorce

While divorce rates have fallen in Australia in recent years, there is one age group where it’s becoming more common. In the two decades to 2017, […]
January 16, 2020

The Impact of Bushfires on the Australian economy

Key points about the impact of bushfires on the Australian economy The bushfires are expected to result in around a 0.4% hit to GDP mainly in […]
January 9, 2020

Retirement planning – Six ways to stay well in retirement

A fulfilling retirement isn’t just about money. Retirement planning is simple – it’s about being healthy, active and connected. So much of preparing for retirement is […]
December 19, 2019

The search for dividend yield in a low-growth environment

Investors have faced a low-growth environment with low dividend yield for some time now – and this does not appear to be changing anytime soon. Global […]
December 17, 2019

Do falling markets signal a good time to open an SMSF?

Historically, the advantage of a self-managed super fund (SMSFs) was that it was a direct way to take control of your retirement savings. By taking charge […]
December 11, 2019

Review of 2019 – Outlook for 2020

Key points 2019 saw growth slow, recession fears increase and the US trade wars ramp up, but solid investment returns as monetary policy eased, bond yields […]