Retirement,Self Managed Super Funds (SMSF),Superannuation

Start An SMSF With The Right Intentions

27 Feb , 2016  

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Many people believe that starting their own SMSF will grant them greater returns in the long run, yet they have many questions. Questions range from how to start a SMSF, what balance you need to start with, how do you administer the fund, and how much administration for the fund costs. However, the most pertinent question […]

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Retirement,Self Managed Super Funds (SMSF),Superannuation

How To Manage Your Own Self Managed Super Fund (SMSF)

25 Dec , 2015  

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Would you like to have more control of your investments into your retirement account? Then perhaps appointing yourself as the trustee of a SMSF is the best option, leaving you with the decision-making power of your investments in relation to the fund. Yet with more power comes greater responsibility, and it is now your responsibility to […]

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Retirement,Tips & Tricks

How To Have A Happy Retirement

13 Dec , 2015  

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It can be easy to feel down about retiring when you look at the crazy state of the world today.  You might have watched the amounts in your retirement accounts dwindle during the recession, and only recently have they started to climb back up again.  That might have had you worried. The good parts about […]

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Adviser Scope

The mFund Settlement Service

8 Sep , 2015   Video

What is mFund? Thanks to mFund, lengthy forms are a thing of the past. Brought to you by ASX, the mFund Settlement Service is a new way to access unlisted managed funds. So now it’s faster and more convenient than ever before to broaden your portfolio. If you’ve thought about diversifying your portfolio to a […]

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Investing,Mortgages & Loans,Personal Finance,Property

13 Hacks To Help You Win At An Auction

27 Jul , 2015  

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Auctions are a great method of snagging a property for a bargain price. However, actually winning an auction is not as easy as it seems. If you’ve ever watched an auction on television, it seems like a fun and vibrant event. Dozens of people all trying to outbid each other to win the property. To […]

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Tax,Tips & Tricks

Can I tax deduct my Ferrari 488 GTB?

13 Jul , 2015  

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Congratulations on your new Ferrari! We hope that you enjoy it for years to come. A Ferrari will cost most buyers a large chunk of their wallet, but the expenses don’t end there. To help offset the cost of maintenance and costs associated with keeping your Ferrari running you can choose to claim tax deductions […]

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Retirement,Self Managed Super Funds (SMSF),Superannuation,Trusts, Wills & Estates

Considerations For Your SMSF Estate Plan

28 May , 2015  

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In planning for your future, your SMSF will be a large part of it, so plan wisely while considering possible situations. Among those different situations, be prepared for the worst one, such as the death or illness of a spouse, however unpleasant it is to think of. Perhaps if one is more involved than the […]

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Adviser Scope,Online Strategy

Why Should Financial Advisers Blog?

27 May , 2015  

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As a financial adviser, you have a client group that depends upon your knowledge. Most of your clients visit you on a regular basis and gain from your advice and information, but what if you could reach even more people? What if you could dispense advice to your clients on a more regular basis than […]

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Personal Finance

What will a good financial planner do for me?

26 May , 2015  

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Financial Planning – What does it entail? Financial planning is the art of knowing your financial objectives, deciding when to spend your money and choosing what to use your money for.  Next, you should complete the process by making a financial strategy showing the actions and steps you will take to attain your objectives. If […]

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Retirement,Self Managed Super Funds (SMSF)

What Are The Basics of A SMSF

11 Mar , 2015  

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Self Managed Superannuation is a rapidly growing industry with more than 470,000 SMSF’s currently in existence. Many Australian’s see that establishing a SMSF as the next logical step in their retirement plan once they have accumulated a reasonable sized nest egg. But, the laws and regulations associated with Self Managed Superannuation are tricky and ever-changing making […]

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Investing,Portfolio Management,Shares

How Do The Professionals Invest?

6 Jan , 2015  

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Making profits in the stock market is not about luck. It is about having a structured and methodical approach to making investments decisions. This blog post explains the key method that financial advisors, investment managers and professional investors use to structure high performing portfolios.    

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Investing,Mortgages & Loans,Personal Finance,Property

How Do I Get A Property Loan?

11 Dec , 2014  

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With interest rates at historical lows and subdued growth from the Australian stock market many Australians are turning to property as an investment alternative. If you are a first timer in the property market, have a look at this post. 

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