Superannuation

Superannuation Nest Egg Update (September YTD 2016)

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The last time I blogged about my Superannuation fund  was in January (these are like a 401k or other Government mandated retirement account). Since then, three whole quarters have slipped by. As it is raining today (and a Saturday) I’m sat with a cup of coffee and the chance to review the fund, while I watch the rain […]

Net Worth Update

Net Worth Update (July 2016)

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Previous update here. The headline news in July was that I sold out of my sole investment fund, Novaport Capital’s Smaller Companies Fund (Wholesale). It’s a small cap fund I still like, but I wanted to cash-out and add the money to my emergency fund for the upcoming months. Later in August I’ll no longer be […]

Retirement

Superannuation Nest Egg Update: Peroformance review 2015

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I’ve talked a little about my retirement savings (“Superannuation” or “Super”) in August and noted that I’d be tracking performance regularly. The main reason for the analysis (reporting) is to ensure I’m getting adequate performance for the fees I’m paying. As I outlined in the article from August, we have three basic options for Super in Australia […]

Net Worth Update

Net Worth Update (December 2015)

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Happy New Year everyone! Whatever your plans for 2016, I hope you have a peaceful and productive year ahead. 🙂 Regarding our regular programming… Previous update here. Overall I am quietly pleased with the holding of ground this month. December can be relatively more expensive due to the festivities (it doesn’t have to be of course). […]