Tax time: calculating investment income and deductions

By Tony Kaye, Senior Personal Finance Writer, Vanguard Australia The Australian Tax Office has started full processing of 2020-21 income…

7 signs you may not be ready for retirement

Key takeaways Having a clear picture of your financial situation, can help you determine if you’re ready for retirement If…

Market Update – July 2021

Highlights: The Australian share market finished the fiscal year with its best performance since inception, with the market gaining 23.9%…

What does inflation mean for the Australian bond market?

Australia’s inflation rate has been stubbornly below the RBA’s target band of 2–3% for several years now, but the 0.9%…

Market Update – June 2021

Highlights: Markets extended gains for the month as accommodative monetary and fiscal policies continued to support markets. US employment disappointed…

Understanding home downsizing and super contributions

By Tony Kaye, Senior Personal Finance Writer, Vanguard Australia The Federal Government announced in the May Budget that it is…

Interest rates – accentuating the negative

So it’s just a normal day. You walk into the bank, deposit some money. And the teller asks you to…

How often should you check investment returns?

By Tony Kaye, Senior Personal Finance Writer, Vanguard Australia Before you started reading this article, did you already do a…