Personal Finance
Episode 108: Important Tips When Purchasing A New Home.

Episode 108: Important Tips When Purchasing A New Home.

This week’s episode starts off with a discussion on the first Presidential debate in the United States and Jenny Mikakos leaving the office in Victoria following the Hotel Quarantine debacle and investigation. Furthermore, the group deliberated on the restrictions put in place to prevent the spread of Coronavirus and what steps could have been taken to prevent this situation. Brett sheds light on what and how long it takes for people to enter the property market and save for their first deposit. Louis expands on a topic addressed in the last week’s episode which is the magic number for retirement and what you can do to work towards it.

Episode 107. Will The New Changes In The Consumer Protection Law Protect Your Finances

Episode 107. Will The New Changes In The Consumer Protection Law Protect Your Finances

Today’s podcast begins with a discussion on the restrictions that might be lifted in Victoria in the coming weeks. Joel talks to us about the announcement in regard to consumer protection laws that follows the global financial crisis. Brett provides an update on the property market and the impact of the low-interest rate for people who are looking to purchase the property. Lastly, Louis informs us of the factors to be considered when planning our retirement.

Episode 105: How To Wisely Use The Rest Of The Year To Get Ready To Invest In 2021?

Episode 105: How To Wisely Use The Rest Of The Year To Get Ready To Invest In 2021?

This week, the podcast kicks off with a discussion on multiple protests carried out on social media. As many investors begin to feel pessimism in the stock market, Louis provides us with information on how to best prepare yourself to take advantage when the situation reverses. Brett provides an update on the situation of different property markets across Australia. Lastly, Joel provides the US stock market performance and answers the popular question of whether now is a good time to invest.

Risk and rebalance

Risk and rebalance

It’s often said that for a better chance at investment success, portfolio decisions should never be guided by specific moments. This is probably more evident than ever in this volatile market, where daily swings can reach surprising heights and then record lows. Disregarding your long-term investment plan and letting only emotions dictate whether you should cash out or accumulate more at such times can be costly.