5 Simple Rules of Investing

This article is submitted to us by Smart Home Deposit, an award-winning traditional financial advice firm based in Melbourne, and a Career Money Life Certified Supplier. Fact: You don’t have to read a bunch of books to become a smart investor, BUT you do have to understand a few basic principles. Here we go, your … Continue reading 5 Simple Rules of Investing

Are you on your way to being financially prepared for retirement?

This article is submitted to us by Peter McKnoulty, Director of Transition Planning Australia, part of the Career Money Life Supplier Community. Here are eight questions to ask yourself, to discern whether you are on your way to being financially prepared for retirement. It’s important to seek Financial Advice, and here are some of the … Continue reading Are you on your way to being financially prepared for retirement?

The simple three-question quiz that stumped more than nine in 10 older Australians

This article is authored by Frank Chung and is originally published by news.com.au. Are you smarter than a Baby Boomer? Just seven per cent of older Australians were able to correctly answer three “simple questions” in a study researchers say has exposed “dangerous levels” of financial illiteracy. Worryingly, one third of respondents got all three … Continue reading The simple three-question quiz that stumped more than nine in 10 older Australians

Money mistakes to avoid at different life stages

This article is submitted to us by Helen Baker, an Australian financial adviser and founder of On Your Own Two Feet, part of the Career Money Life Supplier Community.  What do women really want when it comes to money? To borrow some lyrics from the Spice Girls, I’ll “tell you what you want, what you really, … Continue reading Money mistakes to avoid at different life stages

Playful ways to teach kids about money

The Australian dollar coin is undervalued. I don’t mean that as a comment on the strength of our currency but rather that that little golden coin is both a lesson in social sciences and financial literacy just waiting to be explored with your child. I spent a recent very hot afternoon with my six-year-old great … Continue reading Playful ways to teach kids about money