The Big 4 Aussie Bank Stocks (ANZ, CBA, Westpac & NAB) are the bluest of blue-chip. They’re the type of companies that your parents or grandparents would tell you to invest in because they’re ‘safe and steady’. But I’m not so sure that’s necessarily relevant to investors in the early phases of their investing journeys. […]Read More
If you’re thinking about investing in an individual company, you should make sure you take the time to analyse its financial health before investing. Investing in a business that is a picture of financial health means it’s less likely to require outside capital to stay afloat and more likely to be able to ride out […]Read More
The Biggest Investing Mistake I’ve Ever Made That Lost Me 99% Of My Money And What You Can Learn From It.
Everyone makes investing mistakes, even the best of the best. And when I say the best, I mean it. Take billionaire investor Warren Buffett as an example. This year he told shareholders of his company, Berkshire Hathaway that he made a ‘mistake’ by investing in North America’s largest four Airlines because the industry had changed […]Read More
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If you were enrolled in an Australian University from 1989 to now, you’re likely to be paying or paid off a Higher Education Contribution Scheme (HECS) debt. Lucky you. Funnily enough, from 1974 to 1989 university was actually free for eligible students after the Whitlam Government abolished university fees. Their intention was to make higher […]Read More
6 Critical ETF Characteristics You Need To Know Before Investing So You Can Avoid Any Costly Mistakes.
The beauty of ETFs is that they provide broad diversification across different asset classes and locations. Exactly what you want when building the bedrock of your portfolio as a beginner. But that doesn’t mean it’s safe to invest blindly into the first ETF you see. Like anything with investing, research is your friend. To help […]Read More
The 3 Most Important Things To Look For In A Company Before Pouring A Cent Into Them During A Recession.
The shutdown of the global economy caused by coronavirus has brought with it Australia’s first recession since 1991. The good news is, history tells us recessions bring with them excellent investing opportunities if you’re looking for exceptional returns (you should be). So what is a recession? The economic impact of COVID-19 has been monumentally bad […]Read More
If you’re like me and you get your pay monthly, the anxious feeling of being down to your last $50 a week out from pay-day is all too familiar. For too long I’d failed to plan my spending, saving, and investing allocations properly, which resulted in me living the social life of a hermit the […]Read More
For Aussies wanting exposure to North America’s largest companies, it’s hard to look past the ETFs we’ll talk through in this article. The total U.S. stock market is the largest in the world by a country mile. In 2018, The US Market was valued was at a whopping $30.4 Trillion (yes, Trillion) Dollars. By comparison, […]Read More
With a new financial year already upon us, now is the perfect time to get your finances into shape. Here are 5 things I’ve personally done to get my money under control that you can do too! 1. Pay off High-Interest Bad Debt First and foremost, you need to pay off any high-interest debt that […]Read More