Federal & State Gov Financial Support for COVID-19

Given the constant updates from the Federal and State Governments in response to the COVID-19 crisis, we have listed below links where businesses and individuals can access financial relief and support from both Governments.   Federal Government Support for individuals and households Support for businesses Supporting the flow of credit   State Government Supporting NSW [...]

New JobKeeper Payment Key Points

The Government announced yesterday (30/3/20) a $130 billion JobKeeper payment to help keep more Australians in jobs and support businesses affected by the significant economic impact caused by the Coronavirus. Around 6 million workers will receive a fortnightly payment of $1,500 (before tax) through their employer. The payment ensures eligible employers remain connected to their [...]

Coronavirus Stimulus guide

Support for individuals & businesses March 2020. What a changing world we are living in as we all try to navigate the challenges arising from the current Coronavirus Pandemic, including protecting the health and safety of our friends and family, and the viability of our businesses, employment and investments. The purpose of this communication is [...]

NSW Gov offers $250 travel card to seniors

The NSW government have recently announced the introduction of the Regional Seniors Travel Card. The regional seniors travel card provides eligible seniors living in regional, rural and remote areas of NSW with a $250 prepaid card to help ease the cost of travel. To be eligible for the card, you must be in receipt of either [...]

What smart investors do in a volatile share market

In times of share market volatility, it's normal to feel concerned about the drop in values and the effects on your investments and retirement savings. It's also important to understand the 24-hour news cycle reports the majority of "bad news" only and you very rarely see the "good news", especially for financial markets. Prior to [...]