How much money do you need in retirement? And are you on the right track? Here are the five numbers you need to look at now.
Marcus Padley (MAppFin, LLB, MSAA) is the author of the Marcus Today share market newsletter. He is an author, speaker and a regular on ABC TV and radio. Marcus is also a stockbroker and has been advising institutional clients and a private client base for more than 32 years.
Just “giving” your kids or grandkids an investment doesn’t engage them or educate them. Here’s one they can learn to manage themselves.
Don’t give in to the fear about the housing market and falling property prices. This is not the beginning of the end; it is an opportunity.
Retiree investors don’t stress about money so long as those juicy franked dividends keep filling the jam jar.
Fund managers do it (some of them, anyway) because these days many of the very large funds are run by people whose job is not to outperform but to replicate a benchmark.
Mention the removal of franking credits in polite company and prepare yourself for an hour of indignant lecturing about how unfair it is. But is it all bad?
The only effortless way to get rich is be born rich. But you only get one shot at it and people far less capable than you always seem to succeed at it.
While ever you live at home, it doesn’t matter how much you whinge about how grown-up you are, you’re still a kid. It’s your choice when you grow up.
The royal commission is the catalyst for the rebirth of an industry that spent too long allowing its most trusted institutions to charge too much for too little.
Access to IPOs. Insider information. Writing options. These are the investing myths you need to forget.