7 tips for first-time property investors

7 tips for first-time property investors

By Bianca Hartge-Hazelman | 15 May 2019 The lead-up to 30 June is a good time to make the most of your super contributions. The end of the financial year is approaching and for many Australian women it’s an opportune time to make the most of a number of strategies to...
Kids of sandwich generation being short-changed

Kids of sandwich generation being short-changed

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...
Seasonal patterns in shares

Seasonal patterns in shares

By Dr Shane Oliver – Head of Investment Strategy and Economics and Chief Economist, AMP Capital | 7 May 2019 Key points Seasonal patterns typically see shares do well from around November to May and not so well from May to November. This partly reflects a...
My partner doesn’t have super, should I be worried?

My partner doesn’t have super, should I be worried?

1 May 2019 Your superannuation savings should be a key part of your conversation about joint finances. Picture the scene. You’ve moved past the honeymoon period of a new relationship and you think this could finally be the one. You’re starting to think about the...
Time to find your lost super?

Time to find your lost super?

30 Apr 2019 Australians tracked down $860 million in lost super in just three months—are you interested in doing the same? You wouldn’t maintain two bank accounts, two home loans or two insurance policies without good reason. But when it comes to your retirement...