Strategy & Technical

March 24, 2017

Autumn Newsletter 2017

We are delighted to announce the launch of our new client portal - Acuity Access. This will provide you with your own secure log in to our systems, you can see a holistic snapshot of your overall financial position - your current balances, investments, insurances & financial model. Your Acuity Adviser will walk you through this functionality...
March 23, 2017

Lending and Interest Rates

The Reserve Bank Australia (RBA) meets on the first Tuesday of each month (except January) to decide on the official cash rate target - the rate offered on overnight loans to commercial banks. It can decide to keep the rate the same, raise it, or decrease it. Banks don't have to follow the moves the RBA makes, but many will adjust their rates after a change...
March 23, 2017

Can I Retire?

The table below will give you a rough idea of how much money you need to support a modest or comfortable retirement. It applies for people retiring at age 65 who will live to an average life expectancy of about 85. It assumes you own your home...
January 27, 2017

Do you teach your children about money?

In a world full of credit cards and internet banking money has become invisible. These days we can even tap our phone to make a purchase. Think about the impact this must have on the financial literacy of our children...