Tag: Darren Foster

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America at the crossroads? Challenges for the new President.

"In America, anyone can become President. That's the problem." George Carlin.

The political circus has ended, the campaign tent is now folded. Americans have elected Donald Trump as their new President. President Trump will lead an economy with deep problems and mixed prospects. The narrow victory for President Trump reveals a divided nation.

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Boost Your Super in 3 easy steps

Want to see your super grow faster? Here’s how you can — by choosing what happens to compulsory contributions from your employer. Make the super payments from your employer go further by choosing an investment strategy that suits your stage of life and retirement goals.

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Investing for retirement pays off

More than half of Australians with investment properties or shares are proactively preparing for retirement, according to MLC’s Australia today report[1].

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Make my retirement funds last the distance

Retirement should be a time when we reap the rewards of our working life, and being able to enjoy your preferred lifestyle calls for some planning.

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Six investments & ideas to beat the banks!

The Reserve Bank is joining the global race to record low interest rates, current cash rate is 1.50%. However rates are currently 0.5% in the US and negative interest rates in Japan! These are strange investing times, and our clients are continually seeking a better return on their investment funds.

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Election Battleground – Your Retirement Savings!

For the first time in my life, I watched the budget reply speech in MayThe problem is, both Government and Opposition budget proposals are now purely election promises. With the Election called for 2nd July, the Federal Government has moved into Caretaker mode.

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5 small things you can do to make the most of your money in Retirement

If you’re retired, you don’t want to fritter away the savings you’ve worked all your life to achieve.

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Earn $164,000 without breaking a sweat!

Are you 55 or over? If you are, stop what you are doing and read this article!

For all those under 55, please forward this to your 55 and over gang and please make sure they read this article!

Don’t just read this article – act on it! It’s one of those rare opportunities in life where it is possible to earn some extra cash – with no catches!

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Property vs Shares Debate Evening

Tuesday the 17th November saw a terrific turnout by Paris Financial clients to hear Martyn Rose from Morgan Stanley and Brad Straughair from Domain Property go head to head and toe to toe as they debated the respective benefits and advantages of their chosen assets – property and shares.

Both guests were very generous with their time and passionate opinions, which were possibly enhanced by the products of Daniel of Tellurian wines who conducted expert wine tasting with some generous prizes going good clients Dennis and Greg, enjoy the wine gentlemen!

So who won the debate?

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Where there’s a Will, there’s an Estate Plan – Well, there should be

Let’s face it: no-one likes to think of death, especially their own. It’s not exactly a great conversation starter, is it? This might explain why so many people end up “dying Intestate” which means they die without a will and, as a consequence, have their assets distributed according to State law.

Sadly, the way State law distributes a deceased person’s assets among family members can often be a lot different to the way a deceased person wanted their assets distributed.

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