Price of housing drops in 2018

Price of housing drops in 2018

Research indicates that the pricing of houses in Australia has been dropping so far in 2018, and the trend is expected to continue. Last month, the price of housing on a national scale dropped by 0.5 per cent. This is reflected in state trends, with the following...
Managing investment risks

Managing investment risks

Investing can be a great financial strategy, but only if risks are managed appropriately. When investing, it is important to understand three aspects surrounding risk; what it is, why it’s important, and how it can be used to your advantage. Investment risk involves...
The in’s and out’s of asset allocation

The in’s and out’s of asset allocation

Deciding where to allocate your assets can be confusing and even daunting, particularly if you aren’t confident in your knowledge of the current financial sphere. Consider the following in’s and out’s of asset allocation to make the process much easier: Set goals...
Managing risks associated with investing

Managing risks associated with investing

Whenever or however you choose to invest, there will always be risk involved. Luckily, there are strategies you can adopt to manage this risk in the best way possible for you and your investment goals. Unfortunately, volatility in financial markets can cause an...
Investment Properties & Tax

Investment Properties & Tax

Introduction  When investing in a rental property, it is essential to realise that tax isn’t the most important factor. The most important factor is to buy a house that will increase in value as much as possible. This sounds obvious, but it is surprising how many...