CHOICE - Investing and trusted tests, investigations and buying guides to help your investments work harder for you from CHOICE Australia. Copyright 2015, 04 Mar 2015 02:04:07 GMTMoneyCrowdfunding risks and rewards

Should crowdfunding platforms such as Kickstarter and Pozible be compelled to offer better protections for funders?

InvestingWed, 25 Jun 2014 11:34:00 GMT
Budget cuts to health spending explained

The new Budget is set to change the face of healthcare in Australia. CHOICE analyses what it will mean for Australians.

InvestingWed, 21 May 2014 14:40:00 GMT
2014 Budget winners and losers

With students, young families, professionals and pensioners all in the federal Budget's sights, who comes out on top and who is worse off?

InvestingTue, 13 May 2014 18:52:00 GMT
2014 Federal Budget wrap-up

We analyse the impact of this year's Federal Budget on the hip pockets of families, students, higher income earners and older Australians.

InvestingTue, 13 May 2014 18:52:00 GMT
Carbon-free investing

A new Australia Institute report warns your investment portfolio could be in peril.

InvestingTue, 13 May 2014 16:19:00 GMT
MySuper rollout

MySuper is here to make superannuation less confusing and more transparent for average Australians

InvestingMon, 09 Sep 2013 10:03:00 GMT
ASIC's new rules

The government regulator has been making moves that could not only straighten out the finance sector but also make life easier for consumers.

InvestingMon, 29 Apr 2013 15:17:00 GMT
Do you need a wrap fund?

Choose a wrap fund that will comply with FoFA requirements, or charges fees for specific services that are clearly outlined in the agreement between you and your adviser.

InvestingFri, 12 Oct 2012 10:17:00 GMT
Superannuation for women

Despite the advances in equitable pay, women face a number of hurdles if they want to grow their superannuation independently.

InvestingWed, 26 Sep 2012 10:17:00 GMT
Future-proof your super

With the Euro zone and US economy looking shaky, what’s left of your super nest egg may once again be out on a limb.

InvestingTue, 21 Feb 2012 16:06:00 GMT
Real estate's influence on newspapers

Where does advertising end and editorial begin in the murky grey area between the glossy snapshots and auction listings?

InvestingWed, 19 Oct 2011 16:48:00 GMT
Demystifying financial advice

CHOICE has been calling for an overhaul of the financial services industry for more than 20 years. The federal government's Future of Financial Advice(FOFA) reforms will hopefully resolve some of the issues.

InvestingMon, 26 Sep 2011 14:35:00 GMT
CHOICE applauds new financial planning rules

The government says the changes will require financial planners to prioritise the interests of their clients.

InvestingThu, 28 Apr 2011 16:40:00 GMT
Super satisfaction survey

See which funds have the most satisfied members for fees and performance and read our tips for switching.

InvestingFri, 23 Jul 2010 17:04:00 GMT
New report exposes bias

If you get financial advice from any of largest six financial planning groups, there’s a good chance you'll end up with investment products offered by the adviser’s parent company.

InvestingWed, 26 May 2010 10:01:00 GMT
Income for life?

With the average life expectancy increasing, the risk of running out of your savings during retirement is very real.

InvestingTue, 25 May 2010 12:17:00 GMT
Commission refunds

You can choose who receives the sales and advice kickbacks from your investments. But weigh up the pros and cons before making any changes.

InvestingTue, 15 Dec 2009 10:35:00 GMT
Financial planning step-by-step guide

Follow this six-step guide to improve your chances of getting a high standard of service and advice from a financial planner.

InvestingSat, 10 Sep 2005 09:59:00 GMT