Life insurance is usually not something people think about until they begin to accumulate assets, debts and dependants. And there can be a fair amount of information to sift through, including some little known and commonly misunderstood facts.
Almost one in four Australians (23%) believe they are definitely or mostly ‘living the dream’, according to recent research from the Financial Planning Association.i Here are six traits that have helped them to achieve their dreams.
You may be keen to go wherever the wind takes you, or you might be a plan-to-the-hour type of traveller. There are benefits to both styles.
Rupert Murdoch wears one, so does Gwyneth Paltrow. Wearable fitness devices are the latest must-have accessory for health conscious media moguls, celebrities and ordinary Australians. So it was only a matter of time until health insurers got behind the trend.
While a thorny issue at times, it’s often worth having a discussion around inheritance.
Spending more than what you intended on is a familiar scenario for many people entertaining kids
You’re probably fairly used to helping your family out with a little extra cash here and there. Whether it’s pocket money for doing chores, or money to pay phone bills, go see a movie or buy clothes, for example.
There’s a lot to consider when buying an investment property or home, especially for the first time.
With nearly one in three people planning to save their tax return, have you considered what you might do with yours?
Chances are you either have a side gig (a way to make money on the side of your usual job), want to have one, or you benefit from someone else’s.