It’s the start of a new financial year – a great time to formulate some financial resolutions to make the coming year your most prosperous yet. It’s also an excellent time to take stock of the year that was. On the global stage, the year finished where it began. In the US, the economy continues […]
The decline of the automobile. Getting your driver’s licence was once a rite of passage for Australians. Millions of baby boomers and Gen Xers can still call to mind every detail of their first car and the adventures, romantic and otherwise, they had in it. But the times they are a’changing. For the first time, […]
Australian investors can enjoy big tax savings with a unique system that prevents double taxation on dividends from shares – so make sure you’re not missing out on yours. If you’re looking for ways to boost your retirement income, there’s a simple and smart strategy to get more out of your investments. The returns you’re […]
Superannuation The only proposed superannuation change of significance is to extend the maximum life expectancy – from 12 to 24 months – to allow a terminally ill patient access to their superannuation. No other new superannuation measures were announced in this year’s Budget, in line with the Government’s 2013 election commitment to not make changes […]
When Donald Horne coined the phrase The Lucky Country in 1964, it was not meant as a compliment. He argued that we were riding our luck on the back of our natural resources rather than creating our luck through innovation. That hasn’t stopped us adopting the phrase to describe our economic good fortune. But now […]
MARCH MARKET PERFORMANCE The Pulse US Federal Reserve reinforces a cautious approach to raising interest rates – entirely data dependent Eurozone growth showing some early positive signs of impact from ECB QE implementation Impact from lower oil prices yet to positively impact the global economy US corporate earnings being impacted by stronger USD China – […]
Summer is over and the days should begin to cool down now that autumn is here, but things are just beginning to heat up on investment markets. While the Reserve Bank’s decision to cut the cash rate to 2.25 per cent in February is a blow to anyone dependent on income from their investments, it […]
Summer is upon us and the traditional pre-Christmas madness is in full swing. Perhaps it’s the combination of disappointing economic data and too much bubbly, but speculation about which direction interest rates are headed has reached fever pitch on financial markets. The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has been telling us mining investment will slow […]
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