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Work Life Balance - Holiday

Work-life Balance – Only You Can Make it Happen!

Another year has swiftly vanished. How was the last 12 months for you? Did you achieve what you set out to...

Super Needs Maintenance

Do You Know How Your Super is Invested?

With the end of financial year behind us, yearly super statements have begun to arrive. This coincides with a ramping up...

Increased cost of living

State of Play – Newsflash! Sharemarket Does what Sharemarkets Do!

Volatility in share prices is not new. Nor is the view that “this time it’s different”. In a world of pandemics,...

Aps vs Knowledge

Apps vs Knowledge

Investing apps such as Raiz, Spaceship, and CommSec Pocket have become extremely popular in recent years especially for new investors. The...

The Mechanics of the Age Pension

The Mechanics of the Age Pension

Record numbers of Australians are retiring and are seeking retirement income planning advice. A key component to retirement income is the...

No Soup For You! Until now..

“No soup for you!” …until now – New Super legislation opens the window for over 67’s

Super legislation changes come and go, many of them are “ho hum” and merely tinker around the edges. We’ve been inundated...

Ukrainian Fence Patriotism

State of Play – Uncertainty Abounds!

While Russia’s invasion of Ukraine undoubtedly creates some market volatility and opportunities, this time it feels somewhat different. “Sharemarket Weakness Provides...

Future & Past

New Beginnings

While divorce carries a heavy emotional burden at any age, the financial stakes for older divorcees can be greater, and the...

South African Lion

State of Play – Omicron Musings

Volatility is back! After a relatively tame quarter, Omicron threatens to turn the market calmness on it’s head. The seasons roll around...

Caravan Retirees

How Much Do You Need To Retire!

If 50 really is the new 40, then life has just begun. The kids are gaining independence or may have left...

First Home Owners

Optimising Superannuation While You’re Young

Superannuation isn’t just limited to saving for retirement. Through making extra contributions, your super can even help you save for your...

Whiskey & Spirits Investing

ETFs & ESG – Investing in a Modern World (Or Investing Like the Cool Kids Do)

Building investment portfolios is a core part of what we do as part of the financial/investment planning process. We pride ourselves...


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