What are NFTs
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Are NFTs an investment?

- March 30, 2022 3 MIN READ

You might have noticed some buzz lately around something called Non-Fungible Tokens or NFTs. They are essentially a digital certificate of ownership for digital assets, such as images and video. For some, NFTs might be an entirely new concept, but they have actually been around since 2014. They have become more widely recognised recently thanks… Read more »

Arguments over money
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Arguments over money could be gender-based

- March 25, 2022 3 MIN READ

Studies have shown that arguments over money rank highly as one of the top reasons for divorce, second only to affairs and infidelity. New research by online trading brokerage firm Global Prime suggests that those arguments over money may be rooted in gender. The study found that men and women may be driven by different… Read more »

How to better manage investment risk
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10 ways to better manage investment risk

- March 24, 2022 5 MIN READ

The markets have been shaky recently, which adds to many people’s fear of taking on investment risk. But there are ways to find balance. In most investment structures, risk and return are intertwined. The higher the risk, the better the return. “When confronted with the sharemarket moving up and down, there’s a perception that it’s… Read more »

What is crypto mining
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What is crypto mining and how does it work?

- March 23, 2022 5 MIN READ

Crypto mining is how new units of digital currency are created. It’s complex and its very process can impact investors. As crypto continues to advance and more everyday Aussies are beginning to invest, the question arises; where do cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin actually come from? While it can be easy to think it’s just uploaded from… Read more »

Investment bubble
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How to avoid being caught in an investment bubble

- March 22, 2022 3 MIN READ

They are the investment phenomenon which makes a person’s wildest financial dreams come true and then instantly shatters them. Investment bubbles have been inflating and bursting for hundreds of years. The wild ride of the gold price and the value of Bitcoin over the last few years is a timely reminder that while asset price… Read more »

Millennials more financially savvy than their parents
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Are millennials more financially savvy than their parents?

- March 15, 2022 3 MIN READ

New research suggests that some Aussies think millennials are better with money than their parents. Forget the smashed avo cliché, many Australians think millennials are actually very good with their money. In fact, some reckon millennials are better with their funds and more likely to engage in wealth-building strategies than their parents. Online trading provider… Read more »

Investing lessons I learned the hard way
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4 investing lessons I learned the hard way

- March 4, 2022 3 MIN READ

Take it from someone who’s learnt the ins and outs of the sharemarket the hard way; it’s expensive, exhausting and a waste of time to learn your own investing lessons. By Alex Brophy They say financial markets have short memories, which is why they always seem to fall down the same holes. Rampant speculation, asset… Read more »