Greece reaches debt deal: Markets rejoice

Somebody go wake up the kids — Greece finally hit the pinata. The struggling country appears to have agreed with the European Union on... More »

Your 4 step DIY wealth creation plan

Only you have your best financial interests at heart. Take control of your financial destiny by following these 4 simple steps. More »

John Bogle: Common Sense Investing

John Bogle is the founder of Vanguard, one of America’s largest mutual fund organisations. The Vanguard 500 Index Fund, now the largest mutual fund... More »

Beat the market with just two shares

One of the most common pitfalls of individual investing is owning too many shares. Is it any wonder? Vying for our investment dollars, we... More »

You Can Beat The Experts

Many would-be investors shy away from taking the plunge because they figure they don’t know as much as the experts. Others pay huge fees... More »

Part 7: Going Beyond Index Trackers

If you want to try to beat the ASX sharemarket, and have some fun along the way, you’ll have to do a little more... More »

Part 6: The Benefits Of Regular Investment

An excellent way of pacing your investments is by regular investment of say $100, $150 or $200 a month into a sharemarket fund More »

Part 5: Why We Love Index Tracking Funds

For your first investment, you want to keep things both simple and cheap. We think that means some sort of index tracking fund More »

Big Investing Mistakes

Human behaviour carries a lot of baggage. Almost all of our evolution as a species has taken place living in caves in small groups, hunting... More »