Finance

Struggling To Find The Ideal Home Loan? Here’s How To Make It Easier

Struggling To Find The Ideal Home Loan? Here’s How To Make It Easier

by Ronald Buying a home of your choice can be both fun and exciting but finding the ideal home loan can be difficult and tiring.
NSW Government Support for Seniors

NSW Government Support for Seniors

Vaccination Information   We know people aged over 70 are at greater risk of serious illness from COVID-19.
Five tips for a financially healthy retirement

Five tips for a financially healthy retirement

While it is never to early to start planning for your retirement, it is also never to late with just five simple steps enough to make a big...
Finding Exciting Careers In Your Golden Years

Finding Exciting Careers In Your Golden Years

As our life expectancy has doubled since three decades ago, we have been lucky to be able to work and stay active in many different areas be...
Should You Retire Earlier Than Planned? (and what to do if you can’t)

Should You Retire Earlier Than Planned? (and what to do if you can’t)

People around the world are finding that their plans and lives have been completely disrupted by the Covid-19 crisis.
Getting the Most from Retirement

Getting the Most from Retirement

Own your home? Live on the Pension? Asset rich and cash poor? Thinking of downsizing or renovating, buying a new car or taking a cruise?
2 in 5 Boomers aren’t confident they will retire at 65 as FCI score worsens

2 in 5 Boomers aren’t confident they will retire at 65 as FCI score worsens

• 55 – 64 year olds scored 51/100 in this year’s FCI compared to 53/100 in 2018 • 39 per cent of Boomers are less confident they wil...
Flexibility and Choice in Retirement Living

Flexibility and Choice in Retirement Living

At Fresh Hope Care we recognise the idea of spending your retirement years hassle free, in a like-minded, friendly and active community soun...
When a spouse dies … 8 steps you need to take

When a spouse dies … 8 steps you need to take

By Sarah Halfpenny The impact of losing your partner goes far beyond the initial grief.
Could your Facebook account put your will at risk?

Could your Facebook account put your will at risk?

 MELBOURNE, 13 December 2018: A Melbourne lawyer is warning testators that instructions about their digital accounts may be putting their a...
How to discover gold: find your lost or unclaimed super

How to discover gold: find your lost or unclaimed super

According to recent data released by the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) there is $17.5 billion worth of lost and unclaimed superannuation...
Include a Charity Week encourages Australians to consider gifts in wills

Include a Charity Week encourages Australians to consider gifts in wills

Australians are being urged to include their favourite charities in their wills as Include a Charity Week (10-16 September) approaches.
When is the best time to sell the home you live in?

When is the best time to sell the home you live in?

When is the best time to sell the home you live in? You’re not going to sell your home because property journalists and commentators are...
Scams – Be street wise and stay safe

Scams – Be street wise and stay safe

In 2017, over 160,000 reports were made to the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) of scams costing over $90 million dol...
Don’t let online subscriptions end up costing you money for nothing

Don’t let online subscriptions end up costing you money for nothing

Just yesterday, I handed over a twenty dollar note to pay for a coffee. The barista looked baffled – cash?!
The nuisance of a lost or stolen wallet or purse: what to do about it

The nuisance of a lost or stolen wallet or purse: what to do about it

Recovering from a lost or stolen wallet or purse is a pain in the derriere.
Updating your will

Updating your will

Marriage equality is now law, so with the prospect of increasing numbers of those in love rushing off to the altar, the NSW Trustee &
Aussie Seniors Start the Dialogue on Death to Boot the Taboo

Aussie Seniors Start the Dialogue on Death to Boot the Taboo

Whilst it may not be the most cheerful topic for discussion, there’s no avoiding the fact that we’re all going to have to deal with deat...