Teaching kids about money

teaching kids about money, children's finances, pocket money

The sooner you start discussing the value of money and saving and spending wisely, the earlier children will develop critical skills to help them build good financial literacy.

The four elements of financial wellbeing that all good financial plans must address

finance, goals, security

Financial wellbeing is seen as having a healthy relationship with your finances. This healthy relationship is made up of four elements that give you financial security and freedom of choice, in both the present and your future. The four elements of financial wellbeing consists of: Control over your finances Capacity to absorb a financial shock The financial […]

What to expect when speaking to a financial advisor

financial adviser, investing, contingency

Taking the first step to speak with a financial advisor can seem daunting, especially if you’re unsure of what to expect. In your first meeting with one of our financial advisors, we’ll look at both your personal and professional life goals for now and in the future. An effective way to start thinking about your […]

Financial stress is weighing us down

financial stress, management

According to the 2015 Australian Psychological Society Stress and Wellbeing in Australia survey, 36% of us report having a significant level of stress in our lives. On top of this, 72% of Australians admit that stress affects their physical health, whilst 64% state that it affects their mental health. So, what is causing us to […]