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Tidy profit for DIY funds with Telstra shares

John Collett The Telsta buy-back could be very rewarding for some shareholders.

YOUR QUESTIONS

What's the best investment strategy for mother's inheritance?

Do your research: Some ethical investment funds have done very well, but your elderly mother may not likely the volatility, so you might look around for ethical balanced funds, preferably with a large, safe institution.

George Cochrane She wants a safe investment that can be liquidated quickly should she need money to go into a nursing home.

ASSET CHECK

Unsettling time for investors

Volatility is likely to be much higher in international sharemarkets.

Daryl Dixon The good times for superannuation fund and other share investors may have come to an end.

INTELLIGENT INVESTOR

Self-managed funds no walk in wonderland

John Addis Advisory websites sell self-managed super funds as tax benefit nirvana, offering the chance to ''boost your returns''.

SUPER

Wise money eyes Google, and British homes

John Collett dinkus

John Collett Investors' love of Australian shares means they miss out on some overseas opportunities.

ASK NOEL

A fix over flat

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hereya go Richard
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Noel Whittaker We are hoping to move my mother into our granny flat and sell her house. Will her pension be affected?

ASK NOEL

The super cap is hard to shift

Michael Mucci illo

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Noel Whittaker I would like to contribute more than the $25,000 limit into my super account. Is there a way to do it?

INSIGHT

Asset allocation can be the decider in super funds

Clancy Yeates There's a lot to consider when picking a super fund. Perhaps the most important factor is how your money is spread out.

Super funds in joint action to curb 'unfair' high-frequency trading

Mobile trading

Gareth Hutchens Group writes to ASIC expressing concern about ultra-fast electronic trading.