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Opening up about money

Funny thing, money. On the one hand it can get us excited or give us a real sense of achievement (think reaching a savings goal).

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How to budget for a baby

With a little bit of planning you should be able to successfully avoid having the joy of starting a family compromised by the financial burden

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Can money buy happiness?

Is money the key to happiness? Numerous research reports and studies agree having more money can lead to improved wellbeing, but only up to a

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Buck the spending trends

According to recent research from Mortgage Choice and Core Data, 35% of Australians give in to the temptation to spend money to keep up appearances.

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How to get out of debt

In Australia, we’re pretty big on borrowing money. According to figures published by Finder, Australia takes the number four spot in the top five countries

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Retirement Planning
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9 Tips for a Successful Retirement

Despite the obvious benefits, only 44% of Australians over age 40 feel prepared for retirement. That’s why we’ve pulled together a nine-point retirement planning checklist

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How to retire early

Whether you choose or need early retirement, having a plan can give your money the best chance of lasting the distance. Whether lifestyle preferences or

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Spark joy with your finances

If you’ve recently been folding, sorting and questioning the things that you own, you too have discovered the joy of a minimalist lifestyle. It’s no

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Personal Insurance
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5:2 Savings Plan

Most of us have heard of the 5:2 food fast. By feasting for five days and fasting for two, the lifestyle-based diet provides an alternative

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Investment
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Macro Investment Outlook

2017 was a great year for well diversified investors – returns were solid (balanced super funds returned around 10%) and volatility was low. So optimism

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Retirement Planning
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Would you like to retire by 40?

Many younger Australians are joining the Financial Independence, Retire Early (FIRE) movement. Is it right for you? When you’re starting out in the workforce and

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Less plastic, more savings

Wherever you live and wherever you shop, chances are you’ve become aware of the perils of single-use plastics. And there’s no doubt that getting free,

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Investment
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Economic update Q4 2018

What’s in this issue: Economic update. Getting personal insurance right. Over 65 but not yet ready to retire? Make sure your super goes to your loved ones. Investing in ETFs.

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Retirement Planning
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Transition to retirement

Gone are the days when we were in the workforce one day and retired the next. Explore the range of options available to ease your

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