“The 8th wonder of the world”

I have been asked many times – “How much money do I need to retire on?” My answer is always the same – “it depends on what your living style will be when you retire”.  If you are going to take an overseas holiday every year and lavish those around you with gifts – then […] Read More

ASIC Money Smart

This week I want to share with you a great website resource that is very useful and easy to use – and might just be a vital tool for you and your kids! Money Smart: Just Google “ASIC Money Smart” or go to www.moneysmart.gov.au It is full of common-sense tips and tools to help you […] Read More

A great present for your kids this Christmas – that will last forever!

Rather than set a bad example for your children this year and buy them whatever they want – and spend more than you can afford – why not start by giving them some ‘money smarts’? You have the obligation to teach your children the value of money. Some thoughts that you might like to ponder upon: Money […] Read More

How to avoid being ripped off!

Recently you may have received a letter jointly distributed by Australia Post, ASIC and the Australian Crime Commission (ACC) warning of increased activity by organised criminal groups targeting the savings of Australians through investment fraud. These organised criminal groups are located not only in Australia but around the world. It just so happens that at […] Read More