The gift of choice in retirement

The gift of choice in retirement

My conversations with clients on when they want to retire starts when they come and see me for advice – whether they are in their 30’s and haven’t even had a chance to think about it, or, in their early 50’s and not quite sure what their position looks like before they can consider if retirement is actually an option anytime soon.

My wedding... What did I learn? Part 1

My wedding... What did I learn? Part 1

From the moment you announce your engagement to your long awaited wedding day, you go through an emotional roller coaster of excitement, being over the moon, stressed to the max, nervous as anything - and it can all become a wedding buzz blur. Next thing you know, the most perfect day you could have imagined is all over and 3 months has passed, and you think to yourself, ‘where did the time go?!’

Will the upcoming Asset Test changes topple your retirement plans?

Will the upcoming Asset Test changes topple your retirement plans?

The upcoming changes to the Asset Test for Centrelink Aged Pension has been a topic of interest for many individuals either approaching, or already in retirement wanting to understand what impact it will have on their aged pension.