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Is a Self-Managed Super Fund right for you?

So most of us have heard about Self Managed Super funds, but where do they fit in the somewhat complex world of superannuation funds?

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RBA Cash Rate Cut for October 2012…

So the RBA have dropped the official cash rate down to 3.25% at the October Board meeting.  Xmas in October then? Or once again, too little – too late?  How does our Resource Story and China fit in with all

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RBA December 2011 decision to cut interest rates – and what it means for you…

Brian Redican is an Economist within Macquarie Research. In this paper, Brian examines the Reserve Bank of Australia’s decision to cut interest rates again following its December Board meeting and the impact this is likely to have on the economy in 2012. Read here

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Russell’s October Market Pulse Update – What’s going on in Greece??

What’s going on as the Eurozone Crisis plays out and fears over Greece play out. Is Greece just the start?

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Russell Market Review – week ending 26 August 2011

It looks like a bit more ‘calm’ returned to the Australian market this week, with local factors returning to centre stage again.  Can you take us through the key drivers over the past week?   After the huge moves of

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What to do? What to do?

Hold onto your hats! Where to from here??

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Chris Caton’s reaction to market volatility:

Chris Caton shares his reaction to the current market situation

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Making Sense of Interest Rate Changes!

While interest rates are steady because of a lagging economy at the moment their movements impact more than just the home mortgage. The impact of so many of us not getting out and shopping with our local small businesses and

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Managing your Daily Banking

Learn how to better handle your own funds by taking control of your every day banking facilities.

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