Tuesday, 12 February 2019
Do you know how your super is invested? In this episode of the #FortressFortnightly, Emma explains why it is so important you can answer YES to that question. The younger you are when you take control of your super, the better off you will be in retirement. Tune in to find out why...
Only 25% of people include financial goals in their New Year’s resolutions (most are health related). Despite this, New Years is the perfect time to commit to becoming financially healthy. Financial stress can directly affect your health and well-being, so if you are concerned with getting healthy in the New Year, let’s add ‘become financially responsible’ to your list for this year.
This episode of the #FortressFortnightly discusses how parents can help their school-leavers transition into the real world and gain some financial independence (clue: it is not by paying their way & letting them freeload!) Enjoy our cheeky tips & tricks!
Tuesday, 11 December 2018
It’s beginning to cost a lot like Christmas!
In this episode of the #FortressFortnightly, Chris gives a Christmas message with a financial spin. Sounds like fun, right? Right?!
Thursday, 15 November 2018
October’s sharemarket sell-off suggests investors are concerned about future economic growth, but recent US economic data has maintained its positive momentum. US wages growth is accelerating but not to the extent that should alarm investors. Australian September quarter CPI data reinforced domestic expectations that inflationary pressures remain under control.
Wednesday, 14 November 2018
Offset accounts are beneficial products that a number of lenders offer their home loan clients. Offset accounts can potentially save you a significant amount of interest while also reducing the length of your home loan.