December 2019 investment update

Investment update for December 2019 A year of geopolitical risks and slowing growth concludes with positive returns Following the de-escalation of the US-China trade dispute and improved investor sentiment, international equity markets produced positive returns in December. The UK equity market benefited from the increased Brexit certainty that followed the [...]

2022-02-07T14:11:32+11:0029 January 2020|

December 2019 living standards

For a modest lifestyle (better than a Government pension but fairly simple living), the annual guidelines are now $28,165 for a single or $40,560 for a couple. For a more comfortable lifestyle, the estimates are $44,146 for a single and $62,269 for a couple. This equates to approximately the following amount [...]

2022-02-07T14:14:23+11:0014 January 2020|