Archive for Author: lifesumo

Back to the Future… here’s what I know.

At this point in the current Corona Virus – we know that many people are worried about their Super and Investments. I hear people say, “I’ve lost x amount” and it’s understandable that there is a certain element of fear. I want to explain why panic isn’t going to...

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Ageing and Health Status in Retirement: The Three Chapters

Australians, andpeople around the globe, are living longer than ever before due to an increased awareness and understanding of the factors that influence our life span, such as genetics, health care,workplace health and wellness, hygiene, diet and nutrition, exercise, and lifestyle. According to the latest statistics available from the...

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Personal insurances: The risk probability/impact matrix

A vital part of wealth accumulation is putting appropriate strategies in place to manage risk. Importantly, this can involve multiple areas of your personal finances, for example, superannuation (e.g. retirement planning), investments (e.g. diversification and dollar-cost averaging), insurance planning (e.g. general and personal insurances) and estate planning (e.g. will and powers of attorney). In this article, we focus in...

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