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Market Volatility An Overview

Market Volatility An Overview

Why do markets move so much?

Markets are influenced by many things – industrial, economic, political and social factors can all have an impact. For example, consumer and business confidence affect spending and therefore company profits. Global trade and production naturally affect economic growth.

SMSFs and your retirement horizon

SMSFs and your retirement horizon

Here we look at what to consider when deciding on the right mix of investments for your SMSF as you countdown the years to retirement.

Tax Differences: Property vs Shares

Tax Differences: Property vs Shares

This prompted me to think about the relative pros and cons of property and share investment in terms of tax.

Financial advice and you - Where to start

Financial advice and you  - Where to start

“The right kind of financial advice can really make a big difference”

It can help you: - set your financial goals and achieve them - make the most of your money - get any government assistance you’re entitled to - feel more in control of your finances and your life - avoid expensive mistakes - protect your assets