Tips to better manage financial stress
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6 tips to better manage financial stress

- March 29, 2022 3 MIN READ

Regardless of financial position or socio-economic status, we’ve all endured financial stress at one point or another. If you are under financial stress at the moment, you’re not alone. The NAB Household Financial Stress Index found that on average, Australians feel they are getting worse off financially. A huge one-third of survey respondents said they… Read more »

Retirement planning in a COVID world
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Retirement planning in a COVID world

- March 14, 2022 3 MIN READ

COVID has heightened many of the usual considerations when retirement planning, so it’s worth revisiting your goals and strategy. There is no denying that our world has changed over the past two years and many of these changes are likely to be enduring. The COVID pandemic has touched almost every aspect of our lives. From… Read more »

Managing money in your 50s
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Top tips for managing money in your 50s

- February 23, 2022 3 MIN READ

Managing money in your 50s is all about enjoying everything you’ve worked for, while planning for what comes next. In your 50s, you’ll often experience significant shifts in your lifestyle, goals and values. While your career may remain important, as your life changes, you’ll likely be thinking about what’s next. You might be preparing for… Read more »

Keep your spending habits in line with your values
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5 steps to align your values and your spending habits

- November 18, 2021 3 MIN READ

Good budgeting isn’t about imposing unrealistic restrictions on your lifestyle. Instead, it’s about making sure your spending habits support what you love the most. When it comes to budgeting and financial planning, there is often a misconception that it is about imposing restrictions on your lifestyle. The reality couldn’t be more different; financial planning and… Read more »

How to make better financial decisions
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3 strategies to help you make better financial decisions

- October 21, 2021 4 MIN READ

It’s ridiculously easy to get stuck in metaphorical quicksand when making financial decisions. To help us out, financial adviser Andrew Dunbar shares a reliable framework to guide the process. Ever notice yourself spending more time on trivial decisions than you do on the significant ones? You’re not alone. It’s often called ‘decision quicksand’, as these small… Read more »