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Every Time You Borrow Money, You Take It From Your Future Self

September 13, 2021

Every Time You Borrow Money, You Take It From Your Future Self

We sometimes think about our future self as a different person. Of course, we know this is not actually true. But when it comes to borrowing money, thinking of our future self is important.

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The Average 60-Year-Old is Far More Employable Than They Think

September 09, 2021

The Average 60-Year-Old is Far More Employable Than They Think

There is a bit of a misconception that people in their 60s aren’t employable. But we actually disagree with this. We see a lot of clients in their 60s who don’t want to fully retire yet. Instead, ...

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If the ATO Doesn't Call You'll Know it's Me

August 31, 2021

If the ATO Doesn't Call You'll Know it's Me

Chances are you’ve heard some of Jimmy Buffett’s classic songs. ‘Margaritaville’ and ‘It’s five o’clock somewhere’ are old favourites. But this episode goes out to fans of the song called ‘If the ...

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What if I'm 45? (Why We Only Work With People Over 50)

August 26, 2021

What if I'm 45? (Why We Only Work With People Over 50)

We are often asked why we focus on people over 50. This is our niche; we rebranded in 2020 and changed our name to Money Over 50 so people know exactly what we do.

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Why I Am Right About Most Things?

August 18, 2021

Why I Am Right About Most Things?

A year ago, Dallas met with some regular clients. This couple – one who is retired and one who is close to retiring – listened intently as Dallas clearly outlined their trajectory – that is, what he ...

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How to Avoid Getting Robbed by Your Financial Adviser

July 26, 2021

How to Avoid Getting Robbed by Your Financial Adviser

The world of finance sometimes comes with a big elephant in the room – is your adviser trustworthy? Unfortunately, we sometimes see stories about financial advisers (or people in positions of power ...

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We Take Care of it All, While You Can Enjoy Your Financial Freedom

July 23, 2021

We Take Care of it All, While You Can Enjoy Your Financial Freedom

Please excuse us for this title – but we are hoping to paint a picture in your head. The thing is, nobody wants to go to their rectal examination. And that’s what this blog is about. For some people, ...

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The “Hard Work, Good Work” Matrix

July 21, 2021

The “Hard Work, Good Work” Matrix

Today, we look at the interplay between hard work and good work. We have a saying here at Money Over 50:   with your hard work and our good work, we can achieve great things. 

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How To Turn $700,000 into $2 Million ?

July 20, 2021

How To Turn $700,000 into $2 Million ?

Many of our new clients come to us with around $700,000 in assets and about ten years left of their working lives. Their goal is to make sure they have enough money in order to live a good lifestyle ...

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Income You Can Draw From an Extra $100,000 in Retirement Savings?

July 19, 2021

Income You Can Draw From an Extra $100,000 in Retirement Savings?

Many people think of their retirement savings as being one ‘bucket of money’. But how much is enough? As a very rough guide, if you want to draw $100,000 a year for the rest of your life, you want ...