The first Tuesday in May is financial planning’s night of nights. That is the night when the Federal Government hands down its proposed budget for the coming financial year and beyond. This year, we have a first-time federal treasurer handing down the budget. That said, much of the heavy lifting of budgetary planning is done by employees of the government’s Treasury Department, so there is a lot of experience at hand.
Many older clients want to provide financial assistance to their children and grandchildren. But what is the best way? While every person is different, the basic principle remains the same: the best way to provide financial support to younger generations is to help them maximise their own wealth. This article shows you one way to do just that.
Once upon a time, saving money was easy. Technology - actually, it’s absence - made life easier. But don’t despair: there are still things you can do to take back control.
We love new years. They are a wonderful opportunity to focus our mind on sorting out our finances once and for all. No one enjoys life if they are troubled by money. So, here are some things that you should be looking at straight away to make sure the 2019 is truly a happy financial year.
Australia has one of the highest immigrant populations in the world. Unsurprisingly, people who come to Australia often like to bring family members with them. Here is a simple way in which different generations of the same family can help each other into the property market.
Income protection cover is one of the most important types of life insurance. Once we have selected the right product for you, we turn our attention to the waiting period for that product. This article explains everything you need to know about waiting periods.