Archive for Category: Finance

What is holding you back?

If you want to understand what is holding you back when it comes to investments (either inside or outside of super) – I can tell you that it comes down to understanding risk. Nothing else is more important in this space but I can guarantee you that the reasons...

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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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