Helping Australian women to close the gap

Helping Australian women to close the gap

By Bianca Hartge-Hazelman | 13 Feb 2019 The latest Financy Women’s Index scorecard shows progress in some areas but a persistent gender gap in others. “Such is life without a wife.” These are the words of my grandmother—the ones that too often remind me that for her,...
Are you taking cash out of your kids’ savings account?

Are you taking cash out of your kids’ savings account?

8 Feb 2019 Aussie parents admit to withdrawing a total of $1.3 billion from accounts that have been set up for their children. While more than 50% of Aussie parents have set up savings accounts to help their kids get ahead financially, four in 10 admit to taking money...
Are you a woman who’s in control of her finances?

Are you a woman who’s in control of her finances?

30 Jan 2019 With many women likely to become solely responsible for their financial wellbeing at some point in their lifetime, you might very well want to be. Higher rates of divorce coupled with women living longer than men1 brings to light an important point, if...
Six predictions for the Australian economy in 2019

Six predictions for the Australian economy in 2019

By Dr Shane Oliver – Head of Investment Strategy and Economics and Chief Economist, AMP Capital | 29 Jan 2019 Shane Oliver gives his forecast for house prices, economic growth and interest rates. 2019 is likely to be an interesting year for the Australian...
7 considerations when choosing a school for your kids

7 considerations when choosing a school for your kids

23 Jan 2019 Deciding on a school could be as simple as geography but sometimes other factors, like your finances, play a part in the selection process. If you’re thinking about what school to enrol your children into, it might be a more complicated decision than...