Category: SMSF Resources

June 14, 2020

The global gold market is breaking up

Tweet Source: https://www.afr.com/markets/commodities/the-global-gold-market-is-breaking-up-20200614-p552ed moi Gold, the globe’s universal currency and store of value, is being de-globalised. Mocatta, long the largest gold bullion dealer, is being unwound and shut down by Scotiabank. JPMorgan, the leading US bullion bank, is ever more reluctant and slow to take on new counterparties.

May 25, 2015

Psychology of ‘bricks and mortar’ investment

Tweet Australians love property and our high level of (expensive) property ownership is one of the reasons we are ranked as one of the wealthiest countries in the world. Not only do we desire our own block of paradise, we also love to invest in property with 1.9 million individuals declaring rental income (or more likely a rental loss) in their annual tax returns.

February 7, 2015

Is an SMSF right for you?

Tweet Recently, I did a podcast with Josh Stega, The Wealth Guy. His goal is to bring the topic of personal financial planning into discussion and show you how to manage your money, build your wealth and reach your goals. The podcast I did was all about knowing if an SMSF is the right choice for you. So why not have a listen and find […]

January 10, 2014

Is 2014 the year to set up an SMSF?

If you thought there was a significant amount of media attention on Self-managed super funds in the last year you would be right. SMSFs have definitely become a hot topic – and it seems everyone has an opinion.
In this article I will share my views on why SMSFs have now become mainstream, and whether an SMSF is suitable for you.