There was a 1.9 per cent fall in the Westpac/Melbourne Institute consumer sentiment index for December, released last week. It currently sits at stands at 95.1 points, below the longer term average of 101.5 points. A reading below 100 points denotes pessimism, although economists believe are more apprehensive about how 2020 will unfold than negative….

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I’ve come across a couple of great new tools to help your kids on their journey to understand money.  Here, take a look: Spriggy (www.spriggy.com.au)  Forget the old fashioned piggy bank, Spriggy is the tech savvy alternative for children. It’s an app you and your child download together and then a pre-paid Visa card is…

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A few years of stellar returns has convinced many people that investing in property is a sure thing....

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How are your parents’ finances?

It’s a funny thing when you realise that your parents are old. It makes you reflect on their...

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Superannuation & Share dive

Every working Australian is invested in the sharemarket… through their superannuation. As global sharemarkets tank and the doomsayers...

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