8 ways to prepare for retirement

8 ways to prepare for retirement

If you’re in the midst of retirement planning, here are some tips on how to make your transition to retirement seamless. Whether you plan to walk out of work and never look back or ease out of the workforce by gradually gearing down your commitments, there are many...
Understand estate planning

Understand estate planning

Decide how you want to be looked after if you can’t make your own decisions and how you want your assets to be distributed after you die. What is estate planning? If you’ve got people in your life who you love and want to take care of, it’s wise to build an estate...
The trade war is back

The trade war is back

By Dr Shane Oliver – Head of Investment Strategy and Economics and Chief Economist, AMP Capital | 16 May 2019 Key points The trade war between the US and China has returned after talks to resolve their trade differences broke down. Our base case remains that a...
11 steps to financial independence for Australian women

11 steps to financial independence for Australian women

By Bianca Hartge-Hazelman | 14 May 2019 It doesn’t matter whether you’re single or in a relationship, you never know what’s around the corner so it’s important to take control of your finances. Being financially independent is a mindset that many women are aspiring...