10 financial matters to consider for Australian expatriates

Australian expats moving overseas

*Guest post written by Craig Joslin – Founder of The Australian Expat Investor. Moving overseas is an exciting time in anyone’s life.  For some people it means adventure, for others its about experiencing a new culture or perhaps a career opportunity.  Whatever the reason, it is important to keep an eye on your domestic financial … [Read more…]

Why you should stop listening to experienced investors

To all novice investors, stop listening to experienced investors now!

If you are a novice investor, that is. That’s right, novice investors should stop listening to experienced investors like clueless sheep. In what is a very common mistake made by beginners, most novice investors blindly copy investing pathways of experienced investors down to the letter without so much as a brief pause to understand the thought … [Read more…]

What is the going rate for ang baos in 2016?

Here's a simple guide to the going rate for ang bao in 2016

Dong dong chiang! The sounds of drums and firecrackers are coming. Chinese New Year is just around the corner. This year is the year of the Golden Monkey, and apparently a very “lucky year” because of its reference to the fabled Chinese classical character Sun Wukong. My earliest memories of a good Chinese New Year was … [Read more…]