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September 2019

Financial quick fixes – identifying the economic snake oil

Professional sport isn’t the only field where participants succumb to the lure of cheating in exchange for promises of victory.…

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Gaining work life balance through outsourcing

If you listened to The Investor Exchange podcast earlier in the week you would have heard Louis and Brett interviewing…

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Investing in stocks: price versus affordability

Investing in stocks: price versus affordability With the current stock market so high, this might not be a good time…

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The Family Home and Retirement Funding

As some people approach retirement, they may find they are asset-rich but cash-poor. If they own their own home, the…

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Taking a total-return approach when rates are low

This low-interest, lower-return environment may tempt some income-focussed investors to abandon carefully-diversified portfolios in the pursuit of higher income. However,…

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Health insurance… yes or no?

The argument has been waged for many years – do I take out health insurance or do I invest the…

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Recent stories

UGC Monthly Market Update | February 2024

Welcome to the UGC’s Monthly Market Update for February 2024. Join UGC’s CEO & Chief Investment Officer, Joel Hewish, as…

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How to Make the Most of the Stage 3 Tax Cuts

The introduction of stage 3 tax cuts represents a great opportunity for Australians to enhance their financial well-being. With 13.6…

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Investing for a House Deposit

In today’s economic landscape, purchasing a home is a significant milestone that requires careful financial planning and strategic saving. For…

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The Power of Dollar Cost Averaging in Building Wealth

In the realm of investment strategies, Dollar Cost Averaging (DCA) stands out for its simplicity and effectiveness, particularly for those…

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Understanding the ASX 200: A Key Indicator for Investors

The ASX 200 is more than just a number—it’s a vital indicator of the Australian share market’s health and a…

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