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For the past few years, it is a rare occasion to open a financial publication without coming across the terms smart beta or exchange-traded funds. Considering the power of data-sorting software, greater access to financial information, and more and more small businesses becoming major players in...

Markets can be uncertain and unstable at the best of times, and in today's quickly changing financial sphere, understanding market volatility can be akin to getting a degree in Global Economics. In times like these, it is important to comprehend the natural rise and fall...

Millennials are thinking of retirement more in terms of reaching a particular financial goal than reaching a certain age, according to a recent report from Merrill Edge. According to Merrill Edge's report, 41% of people between the age of 18 and 34 are planning on retiring...

Choosing a mortgage can be difficult at the best of times. It can sometimes feel next to impossible considering the jumble of complicated financial jargon, which is another reason it is great to have a mortgage broker in your corner when looking to finance your...

But it also outlines good news for homeowners. In October 2015, the number of Australian mortgages approved for “investment property” decreased by 6.1%, while the number of mortgages for owner occupied houses increased by .4%. This figures are causing some to speculate that the housing market is...

There's been much pessimism around the Australian housing market, as the property bubble bursts, investors are pulling out, and the revelation that many Australians are burdened with massive mortgages is on many of our minds. This has caused some reluctance to pursue Sunshine Coast loans,...

The end of 2015 saw a decrease in Australia's median capital city housing cost, breaking a 13-quarter trend of excessive rises in housing costs. The falling house prices could mean good things for Sunshine Coast mortgages. In February 2016, the Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA)...

The first quarter of every year is the time when both individuals and organizations set their goals for the coming year and start implementing reasonable, realistic steps to achieve them. This applies in particular to 2016, as the loosening grip of the Global Recession offers a...