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Low rates, high risk? Is it time for first home buyers to enter the market?

With record low interest rates, a flattening housing market and repeated assertions from RBA governor Philip Lowe that a rates…

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5 Ways to Fund a Renovation

Considering transforming your home from ‘banal’ to ‘brilliant’, but lack the funds to support your makeover? Never fear, we’ve rounded…

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Building not buying: do you need a mortgage or a construction loan?

Building a new home that looks and feels just right – or making big changes to the place you live…

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APRA announces changes to the lending landscape

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) continues to work on both superannuation and the lending sphere in response to the…

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The importance of binding nominations in estate planning

It’s a common misconception that superannuation automatically transfers to the super fund owner’s estate upon their death. 

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The importance of binding nominations in estate planning

It’s a common misconception that superannuation automatically transfers to the super fund owner’s estate upon their death.  This isn’t the…

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Is a debt consolidation loan right for you?

If you’re overwhelmed by having different debts in different places, a debt consilidation loan might be the answer. Why is…

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How much super you need

Take some of the guesswork out of planning for the future. Work out how much super you’ll have when you…

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How to pass the diversification test

By Tony Kaye, Senior Personal Finance Writer, Vanguard Australia The Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra isn’t widely regarded as…

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How to achieve investment success in 2021

By Tony Kaye, Senior Personal Finance Writer, Vanguard Australia Elon Musk, the 49-year-old founder of U.S.-listed electric vehicle maker Tesla,…

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