Economic Update

November 8, 2017

Read the latest monthly market update – covering economic and investment market issues from across the globe.

Boost your retirement income with salary sacrifice

By contributing into your super, you can reduce the amount of tax you pay while adding to your future retirement income.

Funding retirement income in a low interest rate environment

Record low interest rates may be a boon for borrowers but they’re cold comfort for self-funded retirees relying on bank deposit interest rates to fund their retirement income.

Investment bonds – an alternative to super

In light of new limits to super contributions, high income earners may now feel compelled to consider alternative investment structures that offer similar tax-effective benefits.

The power of investing in yourself

Investing in yourself is an important way to prepare for achieving your personal goals. Here are 5 ways to make sure you’re ready to meet the future.

Understanding how SMSF contributions work

Contributions can play an essential role in a self-managed superannuation fund (SMSF) and it’s important to understand the different types of contributions and their caps.

Who’ll inherit your family heirlooms, if not your kids?

If you’re assuming that your children or grandchildren will be willing recipients of your treasured possessions, you could be in for a surprise.

6 tips for retiring earlier

Are you dreaming about an earlier retirement, but unsure how to go about it? Here are some tips to consider.

Why women and men invest differently

October 30, 2017

While women play a confident and active role in everyday financial decisions, they are noticeably less involved in planning, acquiring and managing long-term investments than men, according to recent...

Engage in the social dialogue

The internet is an amazing place.  There are always conversations going on somewhere – how can you become a part of it? Firstly, you need to make sure that...

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