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Here’s why shares may be a better investment than property

Let's take a look at the age old conundrum of shares versus property. read more »

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3 bargain stocks to help you smash the market’s returns

Like the next investor, I love a bargain. That’s why I think now could be a fantastic time to stock up on Coca-Cola Amatil... read more »

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Bull Market or Bear Market? Warren Buffett doesn’t care when it comes to making money

It’s time to stop worrying and start investing. read more »

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How to turn $5,000 into $998,000

Take the time to find good dividend-paying stocks for a happy retirement. read more »

Warren Buffett

The 12 stock-picking questions I ask

Here’s a checklist you could use to sort the trash from the treasure. read more »

Warren Buffett

Why Warren Buffet could be drawn to Woolworths Limited

Woolworths Limited (ASX:WOW) is Australia’s leading retailer – creating the type of moat Buffett is drawn too. read more »

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Here’s why Warren Buffett can help you identify tomorrow’s blue chips

He’s rarely wrong, but even the best investors miss some of the best companies. read more »

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Beware where you get your investing advice

One so-called investing expert's advice leaves a lot to be desired read more »


Just what kind of investor are you?

A new ASX study has identified four main kinds of Australian investors. Click here now to figure out where you fit in. read more »


In investing, Australian women losing the battle of the sexes

When it comes to investing, women are losing the battle of the sexes -- at least in terms of participation. read more »


What’s the difference between a ‘limit’ and ‘market’ order?

Knowing what sort of order to place can help make - or save - you some real money read more »


Invest better: what you need to know about risk

Is your portfolio too risky? read more »

The single best financial decision you can make

Solid returns, compounded over a long period, can generate staggering wealth. But first, you must take control of your own finances. read more »

These shares have lost me $85,000

A sobering story as to why you should take control of your own money read more »