Category Archive for "Life Events"

FinFit

For the love of Finance

After a combined 35 years’ experience in the Financial Services industry we decided to start our own Financial Planning business three years ago. Not only did we decide to start our own business we also decided to move our family…

Secrets to Success

What is success? I thought about this recently when I was having a chat to my fifteen year old son about what gets him out of bed every morning. Apart from walking into the obvious answer, as you would get…

Seven New Year Financial Resolutions! Make 2016 your best year yet!

Happy New Year!!!!! We hope you had a very Merry Christmas and Happy New year!! The beginning of a new year is a great time to take stock and think about how you can improve your life. Many of us…

The Million Dollar Question – How much do YOU need to retire on??!!

You’ve probably read many an article which tries to give you some guidance on how much you may need in retirement. A lot of these articles talk about a comfortable retirement, a modest retirement and what sort of lifestyle you…

Does life really begin at 40??!!

Something very significant happened last Saturday. It was Donna’s (my wife) 40th birthday.  You’re probably asking yourself, “Why would that be so significant?” Forty is a significant life event for most people and in my experience there is a psychological…

Are you protected against life’s unexpected challenges?

Why is it that 83% of Australians insure their car, but only 31% insure their ability to earn an income with income protection insurance. Alarmingly Australians have a one in three chance of being diagnosed with cancer before age 75….

7 Compelling Reasons Why You Should See a Financial Planner

It can be difficult some times for people to understand why seeing a Financial Planner can be one of the best decisions they can make in their lives. Unfortunately, most people leave it the last minute when it comes to…