Maggie asks Paul Clitheroe how she can protect her super and shares with a market downturn on the horizon.
Paul Clitheroe AM is a respected financial adviser and Money’s chairman and chief commentator. He is chair of the Australian Government Financial Literacy Board, and author of several personal finance books. Ask Paul your money question.
Right now we all see falling property prices. This is long overdue and watching the media turn from “property prices to boom” to “property prices to bust” does cause me to laugh out loud.
Emma wants to know if she should buy another investment property. That’s where Paul Clitheroe comes in, with a lesson about diversification.
Stephanie and her sister have vastly different financial situations and they’ve just inherited a unit from their grandmother.
With a young family, should Tanya and her husband focus on paying off their home, topping up super, buying shares or an investment property?
Still renting at 61, Alison has been advised to buy a home before she reaches retirement age in order to qualify for the pension.
Darryl is worried that war injuries from his time in the army will force him out of work in the next eight years, and he doesn’t want to make mistakes with his money.
Chris and his disabled wife are raising four kids on $100,000 a year, and will soon come into $3 million. Should they invest the lot and borrow to buy a home?
With a new development likely to drive down the value of his investment property, Robert asks Paul Clitheroe if it’s time to sell.
Thomas will lose $50,000 in franking credits if Labor is elected. The big question: what alternatives does he have to maintain his income?