JobKeeper 2.0

Job Keeper round 2 will be released in October & below is some more info about it: There will be more tests in October 2020 that are necessary to apply for Round 2 of Job Keeper (post September 2020 when round 1 payments stop) and to be eligible for Job Keeper...

Retirement Questions

Where do you start? And when should you start?Firstly, you need to focus on the lifestyle you want in retirement and then how you plan on getting there. What if your plan changes?That’s fine. You can make adjustments along the way. In fact, a retirement plan shouldn’t...

Will you have enough in retirement?

The Association of Superannuation Funds Australia(ASFA) publish a report detailing the income required for a Modest and Comfortable lifestyle in retirement. Australia’s full age pension falls well short of these figures and sole reliance on this safety net means you...

Power of Compounding

It’s rumoured Albert Einstein once referred to compound interest as;                                  ‘The most powerful force in the universe’ Whether you believe this is true or not, one cannot argue that compound interest is a fundamental component of...

Black Swan Events – Short term crisis, Long term opportunity

Rare, unexpected events – known as Black Swans can have severe consequences in share markets. The chart attached here compares the COVID-19 reaction with other historical events showing their downturn and length of recovery. 4 Important features of our client’s...