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Why I'm not worried about a 10% share market correction

The Australian share market has fallen around 12% from its recent high in August this year. It’s human nature for us to worry about such falls, after all, as humans, we have evolved to worry. Studies show that we feel losses twice as much as gains, we are becoming less and less inclined to stop and smell the roses.

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What Does Financial Freedom Mean To You?

Financial Freedom can mean different things to different people. For some it can mean the ability to buy what you want when you want, whereas for others it can be the freedom to work part time, full time, or perhaps not at all. What does financial freedom look like for you?

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FASEA framework is changing

For many financial planners in Australia, the advice landscape is rapidly changing.

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Interim findings of the Royal Commission should come as no surprise

The Hayne Royal Commission (RC) into the Banking, Superannuation and financial services industry released its interim report a month or so ago. The revelations of the RC have been widely reported to the dismay and shock of most. The questionable practices of many major corporate institutions have been disgraceful and the lack of action by the regulators unfathomable.

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What happened to the share market in October?!

After a solid run over 2018, the Australian and US share markets declined markedly over October, losing around 8% in value. As usual, there are a variety of factors at play but in my opinion there are two main points weighing heavily on markets: