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 2018

* Has the Stock market correction got further to run?
* Should we be concerned about the US-China Trade War?
* The good news – we are a wealthy country!

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Newsletter – September 2018

* Some Personal Reflections on the Global Financial Crisis
* Does the proposed demerger of Financial Wisdom & Colonial First State impact you?
* Are Royal Commissions significant events for investors?
* Living Independently: A look at in-home care options

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Newsletter – August 2018

* What is causing Australian house prices to fall?
* Is there really a trade war developing between the USA & China and does it matter?
* The effective Income tax free thresholds for 2018-19
* Be aware of Centrelink changes if applying for the Age Pension or other benefits
* What if your (Super) Pension account has gone above the Transfer Balance Cap of $1.6m?

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