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January 2021

How to save and budget

Finding it hard to save money or stick to a budget? Working out a realistic budget is a great way…

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Refinancing traps to avoid

Whether you’re after lower repayments or want to tap into the equity sitting in your home, refinancing can offer significant…

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Contents insurance: Protect the things you value in your home

Contents insurance covers your household items and personal belongings if they’re damaged, lost or stolen. This can include your furniture,…

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Ten questions to ask a mortgage broker

Using a mortgage broker to help you choose a home loan can save you considerable time and could result in…

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Getting your super: Find out when you can access your super

You can get your super when you retire and reach your ‘preservation age’ — between 55 and 60, depending on…

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Investing basics for first timers

The students of 2020 are graduating to the adult world in one of the most uncertain times in recent history…

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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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