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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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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

Five Things First Home Buyers Need To Know

Before you decide to purchase your first property there are a number of things to consider, including your current personal…

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There’s more than one way to boost your retirement income

After spending your working life building retirement savings, you may be reluctant to eat into your “nest egg” too quickly.…

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Downsizing in retirement

If you’re thinking about selling your home and downsizing, consider the pros and cons. Check if selling your home affects…

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Getting a good balance in 2021

By Tony Kaye, Senior Personal Finance Writer, Vanguard Australia Reviewing the structure of your investment portfolio is an important and…

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What exactly is inflation?

By Beatrice Yeo, Economist, Vanguard Australia The Reserve Bank of Australia has recently made an unprecedented change to the way…

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