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NUMBERS THAT MATTER...
Over 2 million Australians are experiencing significant financial stress. In addition, 1 in 2 adults have limited to no savings and only 1 in every 2 Australians have a “basic understanding” of financial products and services. Furthermore, at anyone time, 1 in 10 Australians have a missed credit or insurance payment. These are shocking facts. But that's not all...
Percentage of Australian pensioners below the poverty line.
One in every three Australians will struggle to survive in retirement.
Percentage of Australian households in financial stress.
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Percentage of fund managers that underperform.
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Percentage of Australians that seek financial advice.
Of these 89% believe the advice they received was extremely beneficial.
Some of Australia’s largest developers are likely to exit the apartment market after changing regulations have forced sale prices down. “It’s not bad, it’s very bad,” were the words of billionaire Harry Triguboff, managing director of Meriton, in an interview with the Australian Financial Review (AFR). “When we start saying that stamp duty for foreign[…]
Melbourne and Sydney are both beginning to feel the effects of the downturn in the housing market, we have now passed the peak and houses have begun to drop in value. December started with a decline in both Melbourne and Sydney. The drop in the countries two biggest cities does not come as a shock[…]
Gold has recently been thrown out of the limelight by bitcoin, but it still hasn’t lost its shine, according to the opinion of analysts at Stansberry Research. In a recently published note to investors, compared to last years impressive increase of 30%, this year it has only appreciated 4%. A miserable profit in comparison to[…]
Uranium prices might be at the end of a decade-long bear market according to famed hedge fund analyst, Michael Alkin. Uranium has fallen by almost 80% over the last decade. Currently, the uranium spot price is around US$24 a pound. A stark contrast to the US$138 per pound in 2007. According to Alkin, miners spend[…]
The US stock market bull run has not yet ended and it won’t for some time to come, according to gun Stansberry Research Analyst, Dr Steve Sjuggerud. To prove this, Dr Sjuggerud studied 3 important factors. Looking back at 40 years of historical data and analysing previous “melt downs” or turning points, Dr Sjuggerud determined[…]
The CoDeveloper project launched by UGC in the Brisbane suburb of Murrarie is nearing completion. The images below highlight the quality of property UGC clients are due to settle on at a significant discount to market value in the coming weeks. UGC’s CoDeveloper Strategy provides investors the opportunity to own a new property at significantly[…]
The football season is over, daylight savings has started and warmer weather is upon us. This is traditionally when the Residential Property Market peaks but so far the spring selling season, at least compared to last year, is looking fairly meek. Australia’s capitals last week recorded a preliminary national auction clearance rate of 68.1%. Last[…]
Property values in many Australian locations have taken off in an era of record-low interest rates and high population growth. If you own property in the South East region of the country, you’re most likely a lot wealthier on paper than you were 10 years ago. But has your property value doubled and if so[…]
Is the US stock market about to Melt Up? The Dow Jones Industrial Average has just beaten the Nasdaq Composite Index by approximately 3%, albeit, the two indices shared a similar path over the past 12 months. This is surprising given the robust performances of the FAANG stocks i.e. Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, Google (AKA[…]
Property owners in most capital cities have enjoyed a great run in the last 5 years. Sydney and Melbourne have lead the charge with annual double digit growth but is that run about to come to an end? If it does what should you do? Read on to get our take on this. CoreLogic’s Monthly[…]
The Nasdaq Composite Index has just seen a rare event, so rare, it has occurred less than 1% of the time since 1971 and only twice in the current bull market. Most recently seen in February 2015 and 2009, history shows that this anomaly is likely to lead to big returns. DailyWealth’s Brett Eversole predicts,[…]
Australian wages are growing at a miserly 1.9%. This rate has been declining since 2010 as it continues trending further downward. Combine this with property prices growing at 4 times that rate and the opportunity for young Australians to enter the property market or get ahead financially is looking bleak. So what options are there[…]