Over 65 but not yet ready to retire? 1

Over 65 but not yet ready to retire?

The days of retiring as soon as you can get an age pension may well be over. With Australians living longer and healthier lives than ever before, many seniors are choosing to stay in the workforce. In fact, around 13% of Australians aged 65 or over are still working, up … Read more

Make sure your super goes to your loved ones 2

Make sure your super goes to your loved ones

While a Will states how you would like your hard-earned assets to be distributed, it doesn’t automatically include your super. That’s because, unlike directly owned property or shares, super doesn’t necessarily form a part of your estate. The super fund trustee will distribute it in accordance with super law and … Read more

How close are we to a cashless society? 3

How close are we to a cashless society?

With tap and go payments becoming ever more popular and the advent of instant transfers between domestic bank accounts, how much longer will we be using cash as a form of payment? According to recent survey results produced by You Gov Galaxy and commissioned by payments provider Square, the average … Read more

Six things to consider when investing for retirement 4

Six things to consider when investing for retirement

Many people aged between 50 and 65 are uncertain about being able to cover living expenses in retirement. In the past retirees could rely on the age pension to secure their retirement. Many retirees are now less confident about this source of support, as a growing number of baby boomers … Read more

Market Volatility: An Overview 5

Market Volatility: An Overview

Many investors become concerned when volatility occurs in global financial markets – particularly about the impact on their superannuation and other investments. In times like these, it is important to understand the causes of market movements and how to minimise your risk. Why do markets move so much? Markets are … Read more

How to avoid a money meltdown with your partner

How to avoid a money meltdown with your partner

It makes the world go around, but money can be the source of serious problems among couples, in some cases leading to total relationship breakdowns. Of course it’s not the money per se that creates the issues, but rather our views surrounding it – our financial values and whether or … Read more

How to protect your loved ones after you’re gone

How to protect your loved ones after you’re gone

As the old saying goes, there are only two things certain in life: death and taxes. Unfortunately, most of us spend too much time worrying over the latter and not enough discussing the former, uncomfortable though it may be. But while no one enjoys contemplating the end of their life, … Read more

Investing in the ageing population

Investing in the ageing population

You’ve undoubtedly heard that Australians are living longer. The most recent Intergenerational Report for instance, projected that the number of Australians aged 65 and over would more than double by 2055, compared with 2015. Keeping an older generation fit and healthy requires significant investment in certain areas such as healthcare … Read more

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