How to create a will for your family
InsurancePersonal Finance

How to make a will: Top 5 Tips

Making a will can often seem like a complex and daunting task. However, with the support of an experienced estate lawyer to guide you through this process, you can be assured that your family will be protected in the event of your passing, and that your will reflects your final …

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Getting health insurance
InsuranceLifestyle

According to Choice, my health cover is junk. What next?

Ironically, one of the most common ways people end up with expensive and ineffective health insurance – AKA ‘junk’ policies –  is through trying to save a little money. Health insurance premiums rise every year, this year by an average of 5.59%. When a consumer realises this and calls their …

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pet insurance australia
Insurance

Can you afford a Pet?

Are you thinking about buying a new furry friend for your house? You might want to take a few minutes to read about some of the expected costs you get with a new animal before you take the plunge. Buying a new pet is serious business. Animals need good, loving …

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life insurance 101
Insurance

Life Insurance 101: Is it worth the monthly payment?

When your budget is tight, every penny makes a big difference. Some people use this excuse to justify not paying for life insurance. While the expense may seem unnecessary when you are just trying to get by, having a low income is all the more reason to invest in life …

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senior travel insurance
Insurance

Travel Insurance for Seniors

One of the best things about retirement is finally having the time to travel. Whether you are travelling overseas or domestically in Australia, it is important to be properly insured for any mishaps that may arise.

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life insurance for married couples
Insurance

Do I Need Life Insurance If I’m Married?

With wedding vows come additional responsibilities, the financial obligation to ensure that your partner is secure, no matter what happens in life.

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private health insurance
Insurance

What am I Covered for with Private Health Insurance?

For those who don’t qualify for public health care, private health insurance

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Cyber insurance
Insurance

What insurance do you need for your new small business?

The below is a guest post and the information provide should not be taken as advice. It is purely for entertainment and informative purposes on a specific topic. SMART Business Insurance is in daily contact with small business owners about protecting their business assets and business income.

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InsurancePersonal Finance

Trust Fund – Is It a Good Idea?

Trust funds may seem as the province of the wealthy in the modern world, but establishing one comes with a lot of benefits, regardless of your financial status. Essentially, they are financial tools that are set up for persons, organizations and charities, and they allow them to set provisions on …

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health insurance
Insurance

How Does Life Insurance Cover Work?

If you’re in the market for life insurance cover, you’re one of the smart ones! According to a 2013 survey, a growing number of Australians are underinsured, or uninsured altogether. So, if you don’t know how everything works, you’re not alone. Life insurance cover can be tricky, so let’s go …

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