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May 2020

Monetary Policy Decision – Statement by Philip Lowe, RBA Governor, May 2020

At its meeting today, the Board decided to maintain the current policy settings, including the targets for the cash rate…

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Future focused: apps and tools to track your finances

It’s never a bad idea to have a little help managing your money – and when you’ve got monthly mortgage…

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How early super withdrawals add up

The Australian Federal Parliament has approved the JobKeeper payments ($1,500 per fortnight), boosted JobSeeker payments up to $1,100 per fortnight,…

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ATO announces tax shortcut for those working at home

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is announcing special arrangements this year due to COVID-19 to make it easier for people…

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Concerned about servicing your loans?

As Australians everywhere take a close look at their financial circumstances, mortgage brokers stand ready to lend a helping hand.…

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Extension to JobKeeper scheme and Update of Rules

The Commissioner has extended the time to enrol for the initial JobKeeper periods, from 30 April 2020 until 31 May 2020.

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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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