February 5, 2018

Global equity high achievers

Investment management researcher Morningstar has upgraded two global equity funds to ‘gold’. Franklin Global Growth and Capital Group New Perspectives have received Morningstar’s highest rating. Global […]
February 5, 2018

Poor credit management lands more of us in financial trouble

Personal insolvencies rose in the December quarter, continuing the rising trend of the past couple of years. There were 7578 personal insolvencies in the quarter – […]
January 29, 2018

Residential property outlook remains subdued

Dwelling values finished the year in negative territory and the property experts are warning investors not to expect much of a pick-up in 2018. CoreLogic head […]
January 29, 2018

The year of interest rate movements

Investors – and savers – need to recognise that a rising interest rate environment, which we are finally entering, is both good and bad. Here is […]
January 22, 2018

Heartland rated best reverse mortgage provider

Comparison site Canstar has awarded Heartland Seniors Finance the gong for reverse mortgage provider of the year. Canstar compared offerings from four financial institutions – Bankwest, […]