September 27, 2016 · Published by RJS Wealth Management Pty Ltd
It is now 6 years since the 'tizz' that was the GFC derailed the global economy and I feel more confident in my belief that history repeats itself. It is all well and good me delving into history books to find examples to quote but, sadly, they are history so can be ignored by many. However, having a number of these events occur in one's own lifetime does help confirm the proposition. I have no doubt that, like me, someone in the future will be seduced by the 'this time it is different' brigade until eventually, during their lifetime, events will remind them that it isn't different.
August 29, 2016 · Published by RJS Wealth Management Pty Ltd
Planning for retirement means different things to different people. But for many Australians, it’s not all about savings and superannuation. They’re hoping for an inheritance windfall to take the pressure off their financial future.
August 24, 2016 · Published by RJS Wealth Management Pty Ltd
As famous British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli once said, “I am prepared for the worst but hope for the best,” which echoes in many a motivational speech. However, should you apply the same thinking to your retirement? A couple of empty nesters, who we’ll call George & Martha, eliminated hope by trading it for knowledge, security and planning.
August 18, 2016 · Published by RJS Wealth Management Pty Ltd
Establishing an investment portfolio is often associated with building a home. In most instances the most damaging, yet unpredictable destroyer to the structure of a home is the weather. And just like your home, if you carefully build your investment portfolio based on solid foundations, you have a much better chance of withstanding a financial storm.
August 10, 2016 · Published by RJS Wealth Management Pty Ltd
Have you been impacted by tragedy or hardship? Maybe you’ve lost a parent or a love one or maybe you know someone close to you that has been diagnosed with cancer or a mental illness. All these events create unbelievable stress not just to you but also family members.