Personal Insurance and Superannuation

There are several different types of personal insurance – all of which can be held either…

Investing That Spans The Generations

Have you ever wondered what starts people on their investment journey? For many, it’s the circumstance…

Cash Will Always Be King!

The streets of America are paved with gold for property investors and nothing can ever go…

UK: The Portico Perspective – What does the Budget mean for property?

In the UK the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, has delivered his first and last…

What you can and can’t do to your Self Managed Super Fund property under a Limited Recourse Borrowing Arrangement

For many, what draws them to self managed superannuation is the attraction of being able to…

What the federal election might mean for your taxes

We’re just a few days from the Federal election and both main parties are pushing hard…

Need SMSF advice? Meet our new writer Kimberlee Brown, H&R Block’s SMSF Director

Kimberlee Brown is H&R Block’s SMSF Director.  She is a CPA and SMSF Specialist Adviser with…

UK: Influx of ‘one-time’ investors swapping stocks for bricks and mortar reports agency

Investors abandon institutional investment products for more favourable returns on capital (Surrenden Invest) We have seen…

Overcoming the Fear Factor

FEAR ‘Fear directs people. True learning comes from passion, energy and desire. When it comes to…

Shady Advice versus the Right Advice

Not financial advisors Many people, when they think of obtaining advice, turn to financial planners/financial advisors.…