Managing Finances and Lifestyle Activities Across the Four Phases of Retirement

2 November

Retirement is a complex period divided into various phases, each with its own set of financial requirements and lifestyle considerations. Understanding how to budget for each stage can help you make the most of your post-career...[Read More]

Understanding the Five Pillars of Personal Finance

2 November

When it comes to managing your money, it’s crucial to have a comprehensive understanding of the five key areas of personal finance: income, spending, saving, investing, and protection. Mastering these elements can be the difference between...[Read More]

Budget-Friendly Home Renovation Ideas

2 November

Inspired to initiate home updates after watching some of the best home renovation shows on television and streaming sites? We can’t really fault you for getting all worked up, as there’s nothing quite as exciting as embarking on a home...[Read More]

Collins Dictionary names ‘AI’ its Word Of The Year

1 November

The abbreviation of artificial intelligence (AI) has been named the Collins Word of the Year for 2023. The dictionary said AI, which it said means the “modelling of human mental functions by computer programs”, has become the dominant...[Read More]

Take control of your social media: body image activist

1 November

Eating disorders, mental health crises and poor self-image have all been linked to social media, but body image activist Taryn Brumfitt says the online world should not be demonised. The Australian of the Year took to the national stage to discuss...[Read More]

Dreaming of an early retirement?

26 October

The idea of exiting the workforce ahead of schedule to travel the world, launch a passion project, establish a small business, engage in volunteer work, or simply enjoy life, is enticing for many. However, it’s crucial to note that planning for an...[Read More]

5 Key Leadership Skills You Need to Develop Now

26 October

Being viewed or referred to as a ‘leader’ or ‘future leader’ in any establishment is a major sign of how well-regarded you are as an employee. However, while a leader may or may not be a manager, being a manager doesn’t instantly make...[Read More]

Preparing your pet for going on a holiday

26 October

Are you getting ready for a long-awaited holiday? You probably have plenty of preparation and planning to do, especially if you have pets. Whether taking your pet with you or leaving it with a trusted caregiver, there is still much to take care...[Read More]

Managing Personal Finances: A Comprehensive Guide

26 October

The importance of personal financial planning can’t be overstated, regardless of your age. Proper financial planning can offer a safety net for you and your family while giving you the freedom to make informed choices. Many adults worry about the...[Read More]

Australians fleeced in surge of online employment scams

25 October

Job scams are on the rise and Australians are being warned to be wary, with losses since January this year reaching $20 million. Financial Services Minister Stephen Jones says the National Anti-Scams Centre has reported an increase of over 740 per...[Read More]

Is owning a business the same as having a job?

19 October

Given a chance, most people would love to own a business and be their own boss. If you have a great product or service concept, the thought of building your own company from scratch can be very attractive. After all, who doesn’t want to be the...[Read More]

Seeking professional advice: A vital imperative in the age of social media influencers

19 October

In today’s digital age, information is readily accessible at our fingertips, thanks to the proliferation of social media platforms and influencers. Australians, like people worldwide, often turn to these platforms for guidance and information on...[Read More]

Three valuable insights for effective Financial Planning

19 October

As clients seeking financial guidance and planning services, we play a crucial role in ensuring a successful partnership with our financial planners. Here are three essential insights from our perspective to enhance our collaboration with financial...[Read More]

Renovating your home to increase property values

19 October

The idea of renovating a home can stir a mix of emotions. The pleasure of envisaging a freshly painted lounge or a revamped kitchen battles against concerns over the costs, time, and effort required. Nonetheless, astute home renovations can not only...[Read More]

Ask yourself these 5 things before buying life insurance

19 October

Like any other insurance policy, life insurance has many variations to meet different users’ needs. Thus, before choosing one, you must determine what you need in a life insurance policy. The best way to determine the best policy is by evaluating...[Read More]