A highly experienced nurse, Mary has worked hard for decades and was looking forward to retiring. But she was forced to reassess her retirement goals when the pandemic upended her plans and placed a strain on her marriage.
While investing isn’t brain surgery, you do need some level of knowledge and experience to make consistently good decisions. To help you on your path to success as an investor, we’ve outlined some of the most common and expensive investment mistakes, and how to avoid them.
From 1 November 2021, if you have new employees start, you may have an extra step to take to comply with choice of fund rules if they don’t choose a super fund. You may soon need to request their ‘stapled super fund’ details from the ATO.
The ‘bucket strategy’ has been a common way to help deal with retirement income risk. It works by managing the selling of assets at retirement, balancing the need for steady income and capital growth.
Cycling, running and walking are good for personal health and none of them have a significant negative impact on the environment, both important topics for companies seeking more sustainability within and outside their organisation.
Competence matters during emergencies but few governments and their bureaucracies have managed to contain the health and associated economic and social emergency that came with COVID-19.
Managers usually try to keep teams focused on long-term goals and strategies. But these are uncertain times… and leaders are challenged to find new ways to help employees feel productive, safe, engaged and motivated.
The COVID-19 pandemic remains a major feature on the global stage, although global economic recovery continues abroad and in Australia.
Improving your cash position brings opportunities and reduces business risk. In the absence of equity and debt financing, alternative cash-flow management strategies can make a positive difference. Read how.
As accountants, we like our clients to focus on activities that have the biggest positive impact on the business. That leads to resilience and businesses that thrive even in uncertain economic times. Read how.