Monthly Archives: March 2014

Pensions – Planning for Retirement – Free Government Resources to Help

Are you aware of the FREE resources available to help in planning for retirement and your pension availability? The Australian Government Department of Human Services has online information to assist with retirement planning, income support, concession card availability and other … Continue reading

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NEWS – Self-Managed Super Owners Ahead of the Rest Being ‘Super’ Happy

  An article by Damon Taylor in SMSF Essentials reports on findings about those with and without self-managed super – “When it comes to being ‘super’ happy in the future, having control of their retirement funding is putting those with … Continue reading

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Masterclass SMSF – How Self-Managed Super Funds are Buying Property – Steps for SMSF Property Purchasing

The legislation for Self-Managed Super Fund (SMSF) allows for borrowing to acquire properties when specific criteria are met. There are 2 main ways self-managed super funds are buying property. Outright – If there is enough money to cover the purchase … Continue reading

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CASE STUDY – Dorothy was concerned that their small super amount would not last

  WHERE they were at – Dorothy and William had worked hard at their jobs. They relied predominantly on the pension, but wanted to avoid eating into the small amount of super Dorothy had only managed to accumulate when super became compulsory late … Continue reading

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MASTERCLASS Investment – Fundamental and Technical Analysis – A Turnkey for Sharemarket Investment Success?

Investors can tend to polarize into 2 groups – fundamental and technical analysis, but we have come to  learn and to understand what benefits the 2 stock-analysis disciplines, both fundamental and technical, could bring to them with their ambitions for … Continue reading

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