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February 2022

5 costly aged care mistakes to avoid

Australia’s aged care system is incredibly complex, and making the wrong decisions can have a high cost, both financially and…

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Upsize your super with after-tax contributions

You’ll have heard the old, almost grandmotherly adage that ‘every dollar counts’. But guess what – it’s true. Voluntary after…

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Four common retirement goals

Envision your ideal retirement: Are you relaxing on a beach? Starting a new hobby? Or finally taking that trip to…

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Extra super step when hiring new employees

There’s a change coming soon that means to comply with ‘choice of fund’ rules you might need to do something…

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The top five mistakes every business makes without realising and how to avoid them

There are really only two types of businesses; those that are growing and those that are shrinking, writes Fred Wilson.…

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Top 10 common GST mistakes in BAS reports

It’s easy to make a mistake when preparing your BAS. The key is to be aware of common pitfalls so…

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Recent stories

How To Build An Emergency Fund Fast

In an ever-unpredictable world, financial preparedness is more crucial than ever. Emergencies – be they medical crises, unexpected home repairs,…

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Essential Strategies for Achieving Investment Success

Understanding and achieving investment success is a highly personal journey, as the definition of success varies from one individual to…

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Home Equity: Unlocking the Power

Home equity is more than just a financial term; it’s a powerful resource that, when utilised wisely, can support your…

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What To Do With An Inheritance

Receiving an inheritance can be a significant moment in anyone’s life, often accompanied by a mix of emotions due to…

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UGC Monthly Market Update | March 2024

Welcome to the UGC’s Monthly Market Update for March 2024. Join UGC’s Co-Portfolio Manager / Senior Investment Analyst, Huw Davies,…

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