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Should Australian’s Be Expecting Another Interest Rate Cut When the Reserve Bank Meets Next Tuesday?

A strange thing is happening in the Australian Bond market at the moment. The 10 year Government Bond yield is hovering around the same rate as the overnight cash rate. 99 more words

Financial Advice

Welcome To The Machine-A Framework For Pursuing Financial Goals

The announcement came over the PA system on that wintry Friday morning;  A snow storm was brewing-expect buses at noon. School out early on a Friday! 583 more words

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Do Not Try This At Home

I may be the ultimate do-it-yourselfer. If something really captures my interest and I can see a way to do it on my own, I’m going to do it myself instead of hiring someone to do it for me. 1,122 more words

Investing

Cash is King

If you are like me, you can remember how your grandmother back on the farm always had cash in coffee cans and a savings account at the bank. 468 more words

Ag Legacy Planning

THE SECRET TO A GOOD RETIREMENT: WHAT NO ONE WILL TELL YOU, PART 3

Here are some guidelines I put into play during my life and are helping now in retirement.

Get as much education as you can. With costs today, it is not easy but it is important. 504 more words

OBSERVATIONS & OPINIONS

FCA fines skim. You can only milk a cow so long before you're left holding the pail.

I had the good fortune to meet former US President Ronald Reagan a good few years ago while walking along the beach in Santa Monica. Although in his declining years he cut an impressive figure and gave me a very snappy salute and a smile. 1,568 more words

Financial Services

Esther Dijkstra on Scottish Widows protection and improving customer engagement

Scottish Widows must be one of the most iconic brands in UK financial services.

And after almost a ten-year absence they are about to launch back into the adviser protection space. 90 more words

Financial Services