If only…

Imagine, you’re at the beach admiring the beautiful homes that overlook the water.  If only you had your own beach house to escape to… Being picked up by a friend in their new luxury car.  You would love a car like that, if only you had a better paying job… Listening to the kids fight over […]

Making medical treatment decisions without the burden of doubt

As the world gets used to living with the ongoing threat of Coronavirus, it’s hard to forget the heartache that so many people and families who have lost loved ones have gone through this year. Each day the death toll from this pandemic rises.  Families of the victims have had to face so many challenges.  […]

Is 100 the new 80?

Recently I read The 100-Year Life by Lynda Gratton and Andrew Scott from the London Business School. The book recognizes that due to varying factors such as improved living conditions and advances in medicine, people are ultimately living longer.  What jumped out at me early on was the question: “Would you live your life differently if […]

What’s the right investment strategy for you?

What’s the right investment strategy for you? This is always an interesting question and one that many will have a view on.  Some argue that investing in the property market is more stable and “less risky”.  The opinion of those on the flipside is that without risk there’s less return on your investment. Every type […]

Love is not enough

Love is not enough This video is a MUST SEE! Advance Care Planning Australia have released a powerful video showing how the assumptions we might make as decision makers for our partners, parents or children could be inconsistent with their wishes. The key message being to have those important conservations and document it for when […]

What happens to my Super when I die?

Many people are unaware that Superannuation (and the insurance benefits within it) are not considered part of your Will.  This is because your Superannuation is held in trust for when you retire, whereas your Will only deals with items that you personally own. To ensure your Superannuation is passed onto those that you choose, it’s […]