Blog posts

The Great Rotation?

01 Dec 2016

It appears as if investors have formed the view that Trumpenomics will be the dawn of a new era

Budget superannuation reforms become law

30 Nov 2016

On Wednesday 23 November 2016, legislation to make the changes to the superannuation laws announced in the 2016 Federal Budget passed into law (subject to Royal Assent).

Changes to the Age Pension assets test may reward those who take more risks

25 Nov 2016

On 1 January 2017, reductions to the assets test limits for the Age Pension will be introduced.

Don't be scammed: Safeguard your identity

25 Nov 2016

As more and more of us head online to manage our financial affairs, it’s increasingly important to take precautions to protect your online identity.

Reinvention in retirement

25 Nov 2016

At look at how you and others can benefit from your newfound time in retirement.

Appointing a guardian

24 Nov 2016

Why should you appoint a guardian for your children?

Investment market review

24 Nov 2016

Quarter ended 30 September 2016

Are you eligible? Changes to concession cards

24 Nov 2016

Centrelink asset test rules are changing on 1 January 2017.

Australian holidays: Explore some great festivals

24 Nov 2016

Some of the best Australian cultural festivals that offer art, music, good food and wine.

Boosting inflation: Central banks struggle

24 Nov 2016

Banks boost deposit rates and diverge from the Reserve Bank of Australia

Donald Trump(s) Clinton

10 Nov 2016

Pollsters were unable to redeem themselves from their Brexit failings with another incorrect prediction. Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton in the race for the US Presidency.

Could the change in the Age Pension assets test make it safer to take more risk?

07 Nov 2016

The changes to the Age Pension Assets test on 1 January 2017 are significant and may require a change of thinking regarding investing your retirement assets.