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September 2019

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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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Episode 61: The performance enhancing drugs of the finance world and how to avoid them

The issue of performance enhancing drugs in sport has recently been highlighted in the media. Some athletes look for the…

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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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Recent stories

Four steps to plan for a better retirement

Many investors concentrate on building their nest egg during their working lives to pay or help pay for their retirement…

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Weekly Market Updates | October 19, 2021

Watch UGC’s weekly market update videos to find out the week’s most important financial and investment news.

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Tax and super

How much tax you pay on your super contributions and withdrawals depends on: your total super amount your age the…

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An introduction to Home Care

Key points: Assessment teams will help you find the rights services to suit your care needs or basic help you…

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How To Negotiate The Best Property Price

Negotiating the best property price isn’t a matter of swindling a seller. It’s about doing your homework, knowing what you…

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