1511, 2019

General Insurance Information

By |November 15th, 2019|Categories: Insurance|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

How Your Premiums Are Calculated: Ever wondered how insurers work out the cost of your life insurance? There are many factors that can impact the premium you pay, but there are 4 factors in particular you need to be aware of. 1. Your personal risks [...]

1311, 2019

9 Myths about Life Insurance

By |November 13th, 2019|Categories: Insurance|Tags: , , , |

9 Myths about Life Insurance Myth # 1 – Life insurance companies don’t pay claims There’s a common perception that life insurance companies will do everything they can to avoid paying claims. In fact, 92% of all life insurance claims are paid in the [...]

2708, 2018

The need for advice is the one thing that won’t ever go away…

By |August 27th, 2018|Categories: Community Activity|Tags: , , , , |

There is perhaps no greater critic of Australia's financial advice industry than Connect Financial Service Brokers chief executive Paul Tynan. At the same time, there is no greater advocate. Jamie Williamson writes. Having worked in the industry for more than 40 years, Paul Tynan [...]

308, 2018

Ethical Investments

By |August 3rd, 2018|Categories: Tips and Other News|Tags: , , , |

Ethical Investments - What does it mean? Socially responsible investing (SRI), or social investment, also known as sustainable, socially conscious, "green" or ethical investing, is any investment strategy which seeks to consider both financial return and social/environmental good to bring about a positive change. The term describes an investment process that incorporates environmental and social factors when selecting [...]

2607, 2018

First Home Buyer Financing Tips

By |July 26th, 2018|Categories: Insurance, Tips and Other News|

It’s a daunting world for the first home buyer; skyrocketing median house prices, interest rates and an influx of lending platforms can scare off would-be home owners. Many wonder how they will save a deposit large enough to outbid seasoned investors, and parents feel [...]