Financial Planning Advice & Strategies

Several short videos outlining the benefits of financial planning and key issues in retirement planning, personal insurances, self managed super and aged care

Aged Care Financial Advice

The benefits of financial planning and some key issues to consider if you are assisting someone to enter an aged care facility, such as whether to sell the home and strategies around bonds and fees.

Self Managed Super Funds

The benefits of financial planning and some pros and cons and issues you should consider when deciding whether you should have a self managed super fund.

Personal Insurance

The benefits of financial planning and some benefits of protecting yourself and your dependants should you get seriously injured or sick.

Retirement Planning for Australians

The benefits of financial planning and some issues you should consider when planning for your retirement, retirement planning strategies and what you can do to ensure you will have enough to retire comfortably.

Recent Blogs

Newsletter – October 2019

* Very low & even negative interest rates all over the world
* Downsizer Contributions into Super
* Investing for Income is not just about dividend yields
* A resource for information on big global issues
* Powers of Attorney

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Newsletter – September 2019

* Falling Bond rates change everything 
* Government, Corporate & Mortgage-backed bonds
* What strategies can be used to obtain and retain the Commonwealth Seniors Health Card (CSHC)?
* Retirees facing steep increases for basic living costs

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Newsletter – August 2019

*  Unfortunately, we probably do have a serious Trade War
* It’s a crazy world – Government Bonds at negative interest rates
* Increasing signs of a slowing Global Economy
* What are the European Central Bank (ECB) & the US Fed doing about it?
* Do protests in Hong Kong matter to investors?
* Centrelink Gifting Rules

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