It's no secret that residential property has performed incredibly well in recent history, to the point where a lot of first-time buyers tell us it's becoming ‘impossible to get into the market. With even ‘smashed avo’ becoming a major barrier to entry, is all hope lost or is there more to it?
The total return from investing is comprised of two parts, income, and growth. Both play a different, yet arguably equally important role. In this week's blog let’s explore both concepts within an investment portfolio.
As an established medical professional, you will likely be earning more than the average Australian and feel financially secure. However the operation of a successful medical practice is not easy – and it often requires significant financial investment.
When you think of the term ‘balanced’, what comes to mind? Personally, I think of 50/50 or equal on both sides, but when it comes to super, balanced may not mean what you think, here's why: If your super benefits are invested in the ‘balanced’ option, chances are your investments may not have a ‘balanced’ proportion of growth and defensive assets