Money

Mon 19 Nov 2018

Resist the urge to panic as sharemarket goes low

Resist the urge to panic as sharemarket goes low

THE Australian sharemarket has taken a dip in the past few weeks but it pays to keep things in perspective.

Wed 14 Nov 2018

'Miserable view': Former PM slams proposals for retirement

'Miserable view': Former PM slams proposals for retirement

FORMER prime minister Paul Keating has blasted a report that supports raising the retirement age as having a “miserable view” of society.

Tue 13 Nov 2018

Widowhood can bring on huge financial stress

Widowhood can bring on huge financial stress

Couples need to be involved in financial decision making together throughout life, so there is less of a financial burden on the surviving spouse.

Mon 12 Nov 2018

Scrooge may have been onto something

Scrooge may have been onto something

IT COULD pay to hang out some of your smaller stockings for Santa Claus this year.

Fri 9 Nov 2018

$60m winner: ‘I’m still young enough to enjoy it’

$60m winner: ‘I’m still young enough to enjoy it’

A SOUTHEAST Queensland retiree just received a substantial boost to his nest egg, taking out the second-biggest Division 1 prize from a single entry in Australian...

Don't stop work on a dime - ease your way into retirement

Don't stop work on a dime - ease your way into retirement

WANT to ease your way into retirement? It just needs a bit of planning, some good financial advice and an employer willing to let you cut your hours back.

Wed 7 Nov 2018

You have more money than you think

You have more money than you think

MANY Australians fear they won’t have enough money to retire on, but a new study says that is not the case.

Mon 5 Nov 2018

NAB raises interest rates for new borrowers

NAB raises interest rates for new borrowers

TWO months after the rest of the Big Four banks, NAB is finally raising its mortgage interest rates — but there’s a catch.

Track your spending during Christmas rush

Track your spending during Christmas rush

KIDS see us pay with a piece of plastic (or our phones), and if we ask for cash out, we appear to walk away with more money than we started with!

Fri 2 Nov 2018

Employers reluctance to hire older workers has to stop

Employers reluctance to hire older workers has to stop

OVER 50? Just under a third of Australian employers are reluctant to hire you.

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