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An ASX CEO's three most important jobs

It seems like a simple question. Maybe you even have a simple answer for it.

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A fairer way to grow — and cool — the economy?

We shouldn’t do things just because it’s the way we’ve always done them.

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The most wonderful day of the year (or close anyway)

I get a little more excited than most.

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Don't believe everything the CEO says

The CEO gilding the lily is often more persuasive than the person telling the unvarnished truth.

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The new normal? Kinda like the old normal…

If anything is unAustralian, it’s four beers costing more than a pineapple.

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Why the RBA review will be a waste of time…

Waiting until inflation arrived, and was entrenched, before acting was a monumental mistake.

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Want to pay less tax? Or make more money?

You should be careful that you don’t let emotions lead you into making a big mistake.

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Our greatest national financial legacy?

Why it’s time for an Australian sovereign wealth fund – The Australia Fund.

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Market crash: A message from our CIO

Have we seen the absolute peak of human capitalism? I don't think so, which is why I'm continuing to invest,…

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Get ready for the bear market headlines!

We all think we’ll invest during a crash, but do we?

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Investing is hard enough…

You don't get extra points for 'degree of difficulty'.

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Are you ready for GFC Mark II?

The regulator won't say it but I will: they're worried about a GFC.

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Interest rates have mugged shares… for now

If some share prices are at panic levels, that opportunity isn’t going to be around for long.

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Sick of the ASX falls? Me too!

No, it’s not comfortable, but here's what I plan to do.

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My hope for election day — and the next three years

The investor's guide to the Federal election.

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$16 trillion 'wiped off' share markets. Buffett doesn't care

Why is the world’s greatest investor buying when many are selling?

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The latest property band-aid

Another day, another housing non-solution. Why the proposed first home super scheme is a no-go.

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The stock market got you down?

We just have to keep our eyes on the horizon, and stay the course.

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Are you investing with the odds in your favour?

When the rollercoaster is speeding downhill, you may want to get off. But then you might miss the best part…

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How to invest when interest rates go up

Play your game, not theirs. Keep your eyes fixed firmly on the long term.

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How do you solve a problem like inflation?

The offical inflation rate is 5.1% according to today’s release from the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

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Lest We Forget

We will remember them.

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Motley Fool announces new BNPL-style offering

New offerings set to revolutionise the BNPL industry.

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Merry Federal Budget!

I know they’ll probably throw cash at us tonight, which is wrong and irresponsible, in my view.

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Why should we choose between Super and a house?

Don’t we have more than just those two options?

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Too old to invest long term?

The average 80 year-old can expect to live for another 10 years -- the outer limit of 'long-term' advice.

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Is Warren Buffett's best in the past?

Just because a company’s shares look expensive on a ‘price per share’ basis, don’t believe it.

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One word for trying times like these

Investing lessons from my flood damage and the one word that sums it up

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The best investing education you'll ever get

One of my favourite days on the investment calendar is when Warren Buffett releases his annual letter to shareholders.

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What investors do while traders are distracted

In difficult times, traders try to second guess what the market might do next. Investors are in for the long…

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Despite the bad news, things are getting better

Today's market resilience shows that even in the darkest of days, there is light.

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Share prices are tanking. Please read this

ASX-listed companies won’t be doing anything different tomorrow, next week, next month or next year, no matter what happens in…

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You're far, far luckier than you think

I’m down a decent chunk since the highs of last year. But I still count myself as lucky.

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Are you sure you're on the right financial track?

Is your financial life running smoothly?

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Happy Australia Day!

Celebrating all that’s great about Australia

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Another 2.5% fall. Here's what we're thinking

See-sawing Wall Street, and losses on the ASX. What's an investor to do?

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ASX falls almost 3% More on the way?

There's volatility ahead on the ASX. Here's what we're doing..

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An ASX XI to take on the world

To mark the fifth Ashes Test starts today, the Motley Fool investing team has put together an ASX Test XI...…

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Resolutions for a better financial future

Investing Resolutions You Can Keep

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Merry Christmas

We’re thinking of you, and hoping you’ll find some Christmas joy, even if it's tinged with sorrow.

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