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McDonalds 75-cent ice cream cones going to cost more in the future

June 10, 2022

McDonalds 75-cent ice cream cones going to cost more in the future

As any good parent would do, last week Dallas bribed his almost-three-year-old with a McDonalds ice cream cone, in exchange for good behaviour at grandma’s house. When he ordered the two 60-cent ...

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FAQ – What if I Don't Agree With What the Adviser Says?

May 12, 2022

FAQ – What if I Don't Agree With What the Adviser Says?

First of all, thank you to all our listeners far and wide! Our audience is growing each week, with new international listeners joining in. Please write to us and tell us where you’re from, we’d love ...

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Your Bank Doesn’t Care About You and That’s Okay

March 31, 2022

Your Bank Doesn’t Care About You and That’s Okay

We recently did a podcast called  No-one’s Coming in which we discussed the fact that everyone is responsible for their own retirement planning. It’s not their employer’s job or the government’s job ...

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The 1% Extras in Saving for Your Retirement

March 29, 2022

The 1% Extras in Saving for Your Retirement

You don’t need to make drastic changes in order to get big results in the future. But people often think they do, and so they change nothing, instead – resulting in zero gain. Today we’ll look at the ...

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Test Drive Your Retirement

March 24, 2022

Test Drive Your Retirement

When people buy a car, they usually spend time considering their decision. They don’t just go and buy the first one they see. Instead, they think about their family’s needs and wants and what purpose ...

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Listener Questions: Life and TPD Insurance Inside Superannuation

March 22, 2022

Listener Questions: Life and TPD Insurance Inside Superannuation

Our listener question today comes from Collette, who would like to know more about the benefits and limitations of Life and TPD Insurance that is included in some super funds. 

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How to Convince Your Spouse to See a Financial Adviser?

March 17, 2022

How to Convince Your Spouse to See a Financial Adviser?

​A while ago we had got some feedback from a listener who said she is loving the podcast (thank you!) and is now listening to all the episodes starting from the very first one. She is also keen to ...

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Do You Have a Financial Adviser or a Portfolio Manager?

March 15, 2022

Do You Have a Financial Adviser or a Portfolio Manager?

Recently, one of our friends got in touch with us saying that they are happy with their current adviser but wanted to get a second opinion. We organised a meeting with them and realised that what ...

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A Good Financial Planning Business is Like a Think Tank

March 10, 2022

A Good Financial Planning Business is Like a Think Tank

Recently, we got thinking about all the different legislation that affects us as well as our clients. Legislation such as the Tax Act is essentially just thousands of pages of words. We think that ...