Money

Mon 24 Sep 2018

Read the news about our economy carefully

Read the news about our economy carefully

LIKE most investors I'm a big reader of the news, and there's certainly never any shortage of macroeconomic commentary to pore over.

Thu 20 Sep 2018

Fake bank apps trick users

Fake bank apps trick users

SCAMMERS have tricked 1000 Australian customers of the ANZ and Commonwealth Banks to reveal their secret details after creating fake downloadable apps.

Wed 19 Sep 2018

$30m lottery win yet to be collected

$30m lottery win yet to be collected

ONE lucky Aussie is walking around with a $30 million winning lotto ticket in their pocket — and their location has been narrowed down.

Tue 18 Sep 2018

How short shoppers save money

How short shoppers save money

BEING extremely short won’t help you at the theatre, the footy or on a basketball court, but it can pay off at the supermarket. This is why.

The numbers are in: We are saving more as we age

The numbers are in: We are saving more as we age

MOVING from work into retirement is one of the most stressful financial stages in life, but it may surprise you to learn that the older we get the more we save.

Mon 17 Sep 2018

Dead people charged life insurance

Dead people charged life insurance

AMP has charged $1.3 million in life insurance premiums to more than 4600 dead people through their superannuation.

Proceed with caution with home equity borrowing

Proceed with caution with home equity borrowing

AUSTRALIA'S over-65s collectively have $500 billion in home equity, and a reverse mortgage can seem an attractive way to pocket a bit of extra cash.

Thu 13 Sep 2018

Going pink in your SMSF has its limitations

Going pink in your SMSF has its limitations

IT’s an interesting idea – diversifying a self-managed super fund to include collectibles such as jewellery, but is it possible?

Wed 12 Sep 2018

What to do if your property bubble bursts

What to do if your property bubble bursts

PROPERTY values are falling in all major Australian capitals, suggesting the pain is only just beginning. Kochie explains what you can do to ease the burden.

Tue 11 Sep 2018

Banks could owe customers up to $3000 each

Banks could owe customers up to $3000 each

IN WHAT’S being called the country’s largest class action in history, up to five million Aussies are gearing up to sue our biggest banks.

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