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January 2021

Episode 119 What Happened to the Stock Market?

This week’s podcast kicks off with Joel highlighting the recent events around an organised attack by members of an Redditt…

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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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Episode 118 How To Start 2021 With Smart Investments?

Our first podcast of the year kick starts with a fresh and positive outlook towards 2021 and what we can…

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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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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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