Spoke to a few banks today about parking a chunk of cash in a 6-12 mth term deposit...how bloody depressing. Curious to hear what opinions you might be considering for your cash in relation to chasing a “reasonable” interest rate?
Proposed changes to laws could make people criminals if they pay more than $10,000 in cash for goods or services.
It's obviously designed to crack down on the black economy but it also intrudes on our rights to pay for what we buy in the way we choose.
Is it good or bad legislation ...
Technical analysis provides some rationality, in relation to market action.
Fundamental analysis is useless.
I cannot see the ASX which is where a significant amount of my funds rested advancing beyond 6400.
Thus by the end of this week I will totally in cash.
I may even buy myself an...
I'm just getting started and tonight I set up an online trading account with CMC.
Their fees on trades seem reasonable but then when I looked at the "How do I fund my account" section, looks like I got to pay 0.6% of the deposit amount to deposit cash into my CMC account...
Hey, just wondering how many of you leave cash aside waiting for a market correction or crash? Don't get me wrong I have a lot invested in stocks for the future, so would be prepared to ride the storm if one occurs but I'm also seeing companies riding on insane P/Es (pro medicus and nanosonics)...
Oh well ... times change and times are the same.
Same stuff new thread, the old one is locked, I have been ... busy.
Will periodically update some stuff.
Merry Christmas and happy 2019. My very very large brain is hurting .... OH and that's something I have issues with even repeating !! The...
firstly, sorry if my title comes across as bigheaded. I just thought it would get straight to the point. If it helps I am a voluntary charity worker for most of my working week.
So.....I have recently run into a heap of money via inheritance. A million dollars roughly. I’m 35 years of age...
With negative interest rates speading and governments all over the world are trying to take full control of their citizens assets, and I can not help noticing a more and more obvious campaign to kill cash.
In the absence of cash, negative interest rates, levies and full control on citizen...
I just wanted to ask for some general advise while I understand you cannot give financial advise and I must do at my own risk.
I am currently 28, married with 1 son and renting. I currently have $30,000 in the stock market, mostly of which are in the AU market. They are mostly made...
Anyone knowing where you can open a decent return saving account for a family trust (corporate trustee)
I suspect UBank does not accept application from trusts (to be confirmed: i just asked Ubank)
if anyone has been through this search before, I would appreciate their feedback
I read that the Montgomery Private Fund has held on average 30% cash since inception, but still managed to outperform their index benchmarks.
For value investors looking to buy more stocks when they go on sale, what % of your portfolio do you hold in cash for this purpose?
Say I have a sum of cash (around 400k) sitting in a term deposit that is about to mature at only 3.25%
Could anyone recommend some alternative options I could look at that would give me better returns?
It would need to be uncomplicated because I am a COMPLETE novice.
I don't want to buy...
Can anyone tell me which Australian online broker offers the best return on your uninvested cash?
I'm with Etrade at the moment but am thinking of changing brokers as they offer a pretty miserable return on any cash sitting in your account, especially on balances under $50,000.