The multifaceted roles of Financial Advisers today

March 30, 2023

Most people view financial advisers as investment managers whose job is primarily to select investments and ensure their clients get a certain level of returns. However, the role of a financial adviser goes far beyond this conventional notion. These...[Read More]

How parents can prepare for the cost of education in Australia

March 30, 2023

Education is a vital investment in your child’s future, but it can also be a significant financial burden for those who are unprepared. One study shows that although a large majority of Australian parents believe that education plays a significant...[Read More]

Top 10 financial New Year’s resolutions to achieve in the new year

February 2, 2023

The new year is a perfect time to reflect on your achievements from the ending year and to plan for the new year. While you can also make resolutions for other aspects of life, financial success should be at the top of your list. Check if you...[Read More]

5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Buying Life Insurance

January 26, 2023

Like any other insurance policy, life insurance has many variations to meet different users’ needs. Thus, before choosing one, you must determine what you need in a life insurance policy. The best way to determine the best policy is by evaluating...[Read More]

5 Things to do as you plan for the year ahead

January 19, 2023

People typically associate the new year with hope — a time for fulfilling plans, whether those are financial, personal or professional. The past year is finally over and you can now look forward to what the new year has in store. While it’s also...[Read More]

Helping kids with living expenses

January 12, 2023

There’s a family event of sorts that gives parents mixed feelings of sadness, apprehension and relief — and children a lot of excitement: when a child leaves the proverbial nest. Now, this can happen early during your child’s teenage years or...[Read More]

What is an ETF?

September 25, 2019

Money and Life(Financial Planning Association of Australia) Like the idea of effortlessly investing in a lot of listed companies at low cost, with a minimum investment outlay, and the potential to achieve good returns? If this sounds like you, then...[Read More]

What is salary sacrifice?

August 7, 2019

Money and Life(Financial Planning Association of Australia) As well as super guarantee payments from your employer, there are all sorts of ways to save more into super and boost retirement savings. Find out more in our comprehensive super...[Read More]

How much will I get back from my taxes?

July 31, 2019

Money and Life(Financial Planning Association of Australia) The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) refunds billions of dollars to over three quarters of all taxpayers annually, but it takes a little effort to ensure you get as much tax back as you...[Read More]

Sharing financial wisdom between the generations

May 1, 2019

Money and Life(Financial Planning Association of Australia) Money know-how can come from anyone, young or old. When it comes to financial wisdom, author and speaker Kylie Travers and actor and singer Charmaine Bingwa have taken their lead from the...[Read More]

Five tips to holiday at home

May 1, 2019

Money and Life(Financial Planning Association of Australia) Love where you live but can’t seem to relax and switch off enough to make a week at home seem like a holiday? Here are five top tips from business owner and mum of four, Cath Loiacono...[Read More]

Will you be renting in retirement?

May 1, 2019

Money and Life(Financial Planning Association of Australia) For some people, super may be the most valuable asset they’ll ever have. So it makes sense to know how much they have and how it’s invested. But it’s very often the case...[Read More]

What to expect from the 2019 federal budget

April 24, 2019

Money and Life (Financial Planning Association of Australia) Millions of Australians could potentially look forward to tax relief thanks to the latest federal budget announcement from Treasurer Josh Frydenberg. Together with measures to introduce...[Read More]

Country or city? Which is right for you?

April 10, 2019

(Money and Life) Looking at where to buy a home and put down roots? Explore the pros and cons of choosing the city or country as the ideal location for your career, family and living happily ever after. Everyone has a different idea of their perfect...[Read More]

Is my Super above or below average?

February 27, 2019

Money and Life(Financial Planning Association of Australia) It’s all very well having retirement savings as a financial goal, but just how much should you plan to have in your super balance now, and when you retire? Find out more about coming...[Read More]