April 2017

What would happen if you were driving home from work and were involved in a serious car accident? After waking from a medically induced coma you were told you're now a quadriplegic. How would this affect your life emotionally and financially?
There are lots of economic commentaries around from various providers. For our clients this can be rather confusing, especially when writers are so adamant of the next direction the market will take. Often, after researching the writer’s basis for their view, rather than being based on what they can see clearly in their crystal ball, the view is often based more on tea-leaves and star signs. So what can we use to guide our views?

Retirement is meant to be a time to look forward to – the kids are independent (ideally), work is done or wrapping up and you can do all the things you’ve wanted to! But often that’s not the case, especially in this economy. Research has...

Do you have people who depend on you? What would happen if you passed away unexpectedly? Could the mortgage repayments be managed, living costs paid and still provide your family with a bright future?

Recent news and the US S&P 500 reaching record highs have certainly increased the number of market experts warning of an imminent global crash. So should investors heed the calls of the growing army of Chicken Little’s and rush to cash or are their predictions...

The billions of dollars pouring into superannuation savings are irresistible to investment scammers so it helps to be aware of what’s out there trying to get at one of your biggest assets.  We’ll say it upfront: if it sounds too good to be true, it...