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Retirement is generally identified as the age at which the government aged pension is available to an Australian resident. The current age to receive this benefit is 66 but with many people aspiring to retire earlier than this it may be practical to dive deeper...

Diversification is a strategy that decreases the risk of investment by distributing your investments between multiple financial institutions, industries etc. The goal of this particular strategy is to maximise returns by investing in sectors that react differently to the same set of circumstances. With investment diversification...

The Sunshine Coast is one of Australia’s most popular retirement destinations. Flocks of grey nomads and silver surfers come to bask in the lifestyle of Sunshine Coast living. However, the Sunshine Coast is expensive and it is important to have a proper wealth management plan for your...

All good retirements start with careful and considered financial planning - and that financial planning should at least include plans for wealth creation, asset protection, and budgeting. A good financial planner will be able to help you with all of this, but today we’re going to...

Most people out there would prefer to begin their retirement with no debts and a boat load of savings, but to do so is no easy task. With the average mortgage price being so much higher now than it was a few decades ago, the...

A crucial component of proper wealth management is understanding how and when to invest your money. Investment can help to safeguard your wealth against inflation and boost your retirement savings pot, but it isn’t without its own set of disadvantages. Investment carries numerous risks, and nobody...

Not everyone wants to give up work when they reach retirement age. Continuing to work can be a great way to stay social and active - not to mention earn a little extra, too. It’s no surprise, then, that some pensioners in Australia are choosing...

So, you've reached retirement age and can finally enjoy a life outside of the obligations of work. You worked hard in your 30s, 40s, and 50s to build wealth in your Super and retirement funds. You might have invested some of that wealth, with the...

Retirement doesn't have to mean a complete end to working life. Some people may need to create an alternative income stream during retirement for financial reasons, whereas others may continue to work due to passion or interest in their chosen field. It's not uncommon for...

Saving for your retirement can be difficult. Maybe it has been in the back of your mind for a while but life just kept getting in the way. Or perhaps you never saw the importance of retirement savings until now. If you're hoping to retire...