Preparing for retirement in uncertain times

As most long-term investors know, investment markets have their ups and downs. The downs are usually associated with periods of uncertainty, perhaps due to political or economic factors, or even natural disasters. Uncertainty leads to volatility – more extreme movements in asset prices – which can have a big impact on portfolio values. Preparing for retirement in uncertain times

Private Investment Companies

For those of us who start a business at a relatively early age, and work through the system until 65 and beyond, there stands a chance to accumulate up to 45 years’ worth of savings, give or take. private Investment Companies

The greatest challenges facing future retirees

Will you retire with enough money in your super fund? This article explains the challengers that today’s accumulators face in order to reach their retirement goals. Housing affordability, low interest rates, pandemics, through to an aging population and pressure our welfare system are all key points covered in this thought-provoking article.

3 things to plan for in retirement

Retirement should be a time to wind down and enjoy life, however there are a few important topics often overlooked when planning for retirement. This article explains three of these aspects including re-contribution strategies, death nominations and having a spending policy in place.