18 Years of Investments

18 years is a long time in anyone’s book.  It’s an especially long time if you’re a child becoming an adult and 18 years is your entire lifespan.  Your child has just turned 18 and they’re ready to enter the big bad world of adulthood.  But what happens...

Have I Left it Too Late?

There’s a saying that goes something like ‘the best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago, the second-best time to plant a tree is today.’  That leads me to another favorite of mine, ‘someone is sitting in the shade today, because someone planted a tree a long...

Downsizing into Retirement

As many Australians prepare to make the move into retirement, downsizing the family home into a smaller abode is often common.   The need for a large 5-bedroom home is no longer, as your children have grown up and moved out, and the desire for a smaller...

First Time Trader? Let’s Talk ETFs

If you’re new to investing, Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) are the perfect way to gain exposure to numerous stocks, at lower prices. ETFs come in various shapes and sizes and are one of the fastest growing investment products in the world. ETFs suit a large variety of...