Linda Vergnani House hunters seeking to avoid nasty surprises should know that not all building inspections are equal.
John Collett It's easy to be seduced by slick marketing but there are some things you need to know before you sign on the dotted line.
Bina Brown Don't let the sales hype and glossy marketing blind you to the financial reality of buying into a retirement village.
Marcus Padley Interest rates are rising globally and it's time for retirees to think about their investment strategy.
John Collett The US presidential race that saw Hillary Clinton ahead in the polls and Donald Trump's surprise victory created havoc on markets.
Noel Whittaker While bonds generally guarantee return of capital, you can still take a capital loss if inflation rises.
Caitlin Fitzsimmons Australian investors and super fund members should prepare for volatility.
John Collett The victory of the billionaire maverick Donald Trump to become 45th President of the United States may well lead to a period of political uncertainty.
John Collett The Australian sharemarket seesawed this week in response to the US presidential election, before leaving our tipsters generally better off as investors viewed a Trump presidency favourably.
Scott Phillips They're decent reasons, but don't let them stop you.
John Collett As the US presidential election draws closer, the worry that Donald Trump could win has been the main factor in sending our sharemarket from about 5300 points to 5200 points during the week.
Scott Phillips The human cost was high, what does it mean for investors?
Noel Whittaker The catalyst for the global financial crisis was US President Bill Clinton's idea that housing should be available to everybody.
Andrew Legget Australians love a punt but there are better ways to make money.
John Collett It has been a tough week for our tipsters given that the sharemarket went backwards.
Scott Phillips There are no shortage of gamblers. But growth is hard to come by.
Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon The greatest wealth divide is between those just starting out, and their 35-plus, established selves. Beyond that, the growth in your bottom line is slow and steady.
Scott Phillips Watching The Big Short is a sobering experience. Here's what it can teach us.
John Collett Richard Hemming continues to build his lead in week two of the six-week Shares Race.
Scott Phillips Owning a house might be the great Australian dream. But investors should think twice.