Author: Darren Foster

Strategic Financial Advice

Tips for boosting retirement savings and investments in a lower-for-longer world

Unfortunately, there is no magic tonic for the situation and retirees should be wary of anyone claiming to have one.

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Putting a value on your potential

Put simply, protecting your greatest asset – your ability to earn an income – just makes good sense.

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Going solo in retirement

While divorce rates have fallen in Australia in recent years, there is one age group where it’s becoming more common.

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6 ways to stay well in retirement

A fulfilling retirement isn’t just about money, it’s about staying healthy, active and connected.

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Economic Update – November 2019

Encouragingly, demand among US consumers for goods and services appears to remain intact.

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The impact of falling house prices

A house not only serves as a place to live, but as a long-term investment, a measure of household wealth and a source of consumer spending.

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Investment strategies for your super

Being actively involved in how and where your super is invested, could make a real difference to your retirement savings over the long-term.

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Five global themes that may impact your investment portfolio

Here we look at five global themes that are currently playing out in world markets, and how they may potentially impact their investment portfolios.

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What are the best investments for your retirement?

When it comes to choosing between different investment options, they generally fall into two broad categories, defensive and growth assets.

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How do Managed Funds work?

If you want to diversify your investment portfolio to spread your risk across different asset classes, sectors or geographic markets, you may be limited by the amount of money you have available to invest.

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Should I borrow to invest in shares?

Before taking out a share investment loan, you should ensure that you can service the costs associated with the loan, including repayment of the loan principal.

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Economic Update – August 2019

Australian equities followed global equity markets higher as prospects of more stimulatory monetary policies both here and in the US drove Australian shares to all-time highs during the month of July.

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