‘Investing’ Category

Investment Outlook 2014

Investment Outlook 2014

Another solid year, but where to from here?

An excellent, easy to read commentary. Enjoy!   Read Commentary Here

Rick Maggi. Westmount. Financial Solutions.

Abenomics

Abenomics

Good for Japan. Good for investors. Good for Australia.

Party politics aside, this is a big positive. Read Here

Rick Maggi. Westmount. Financial Solutions.

Europe getting its act together

Europe getting its act together

…and what it means for investors

Dr Shane Oliver takes a close look at the European landscape. Very encouraging. Enjoy! Rick Maggi. Westmount. Financial Solutions.

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The Certainty Principle

The Certainty Principle

When investors wait for certainty…

A frequent complaint from would-be investors is that “uncertainty” is what keep them out of the financial markets. “I’ll stay in cash until the direction becomes clearer,” they will say. So when has there ever been total clarity? Rick Maggi. Westmount. Financial Solutions.

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The structural challenges facing Australia…

The structural challenges facing Australia…

…and what it means for investors.

A sobering, but balanced commentary from AMP Capital’s Dr Shane Oliver. Worth a read in this blurry, politics laden post-budget environment. Enjoy!  Rick Maggi, Westmount. Financial Solutions.

Read here

21 Great Investment Quotes

21 Great Investment Quotes

Soul food…

As AMP Capital’s Shane Oliver points out, investing can be scary and confusing at times. But the basic principles of successful investing are timeless and quotes from experts help illuminate these. Enjoy your weekend!  Rick Maggi. (Westmount. Financial Solutions).

21 Great Investment Quotes

Smart End of Financial Year strategies 2013/14

Smart End of Financial Year strategies 2013/14

The countdown begins…

With the end of the financial year fast approaching, we’re commencing a 60 day countdown to assist you in getting your financial affairs organised and ready for the June 30 deadline. Taking action now can open up more opportunities for you. The following guide lists 12 key superannuation and insurance based solutions you should look at.  Read Here

As always, we’re only a phone call away. So if you would like to discuss your own strategy, tax, superannuation, investment, retirement planning, Centrelink issues or the Federal Budget, please call us on 9382 8885. (Rick Maggi. Westmount. Financial Solutions.)

Are shares headed for a crash this year?

Are shares headed for a crash this year?

…not likely

After a strong period of growth its natural to wonder whether the share market is headed for a crash at some point in the near future. This article examines the potential going forward. Read more here If you have any questions about the structure of your own superannuation or investment portfolio, please don’t hesitate to call us.  Rick Maggi, Westmount. Financial Solutions.