BLOG

Home/BLOG/

Q: What is the difference between LICs and an ETFs that can be bought and sold on the ASX? Do ETFs pay dividends?

Q: What is the difference between Listed Investment Companies (LICs) [...]

By |2020-06-05T15:19:29+10:00June 5th, 2020|Blog, Media Articles, Q&A Andrew Heaven|Comments Off on Q: What is the difference between LICs and an ETFs that can be bought and sold on the ASX? Do ETFs pay dividends?

Q: What are your thoughts on using a personal loan to gear into the Share market? Would the loan be tax deductible? Are there any other ways to avoid margin calls?

Q: What are your thoughts on using a personal loan [...]

By |2020-05-29T16:35:36+10:00May 29th, 2020|Blog, Media Articles, Q&A Andrew Heaven|Comments Off on Q: What are your thoughts on using a personal loan to gear into the Share market? Would the loan be tax deductible? Are there any other ways to avoid margin calls?

Q: I am considering trading in CFDs. I understand they can be high risk but also high returns. What should I be wary of?

Q: I am considering trading in CFDs. I understand they [...]

By |2020-05-29T16:35:55+10:00May 29th, 2020|Blog, Media Articles, Q&A Andrew Heaven|Comments Off on Q: I am considering trading in CFDs. I understand they can be high risk but also high returns. What should I be wary of?

Q: My Super fund is asking me to do a Non-Lapsing Death Benefit Nomination. What are the significant tax implications for each beneficiary and what should I do?

Q: I recently received a letter from my Super fund [...]

By |2020-05-22T13:12:17+10:00May 22nd, 2020|Blog, Media Articles, Q&A Andrew Heaven|Comments Off on Q: My Super fund is asking me to do a Non-Lapsing Death Benefit Nomination. What are the significant tax implications for each beneficiary and what should I do?

Q: My wife and I are reviewing our Estate planning. Why do we also need a Death Benefit nomination for our Super funds?

Q: My wife and I are reviewing our Estate planning.  [...]

By |2020-05-22T13:19:22+10:00May 22nd, 2020|Blog, Media Articles, Q&A Andrew Heaven|Comments Off on Q: My wife and I are reviewing our Estate planning. Why do we also need a Death Benefit nomination for our Super funds?

Q: Could you explain to me why there is such a large difference between the bid and offer price of shares at the beginning and end of a trading day?

Q: Could you explain to me why there is such [...]

By |2020-05-22T12:23:04+10:00May 15th, 2020|Blog, Media Articles, Q&A Andrew Heaven|Comments Off on Q: Could you explain to me why there is such a large difference between the bid and offer price of shares at the beginning and end of a trading day?

Q: I have received a notification from my Superannuation fund that the “buy sell” costs on my fund are rising. What is a “buy/sell” cost and why have they changed?

Q: I have received a notification from my Superannuation fund [...]

By |2020-05-15T15:18:50+10:00May 15th, 2020|Blog, Media Articles, Q&A Andrew Heaven|Comments Off on Q: I have received a notification from my Superannuation fund that the “buy sell” costs on my fund are rising. What is a “buy/sell” cost and why have they changed?

Q: Superannuation Salary sacrifice or Personal deductible contributions.  Under what circumstance is one better than the other?

Q:  I am employed full time and my employer allows [...]

By |2020-05-08T11:05:33+10:00May 8th, 2020|Blog, Media Articles, Q&A Andrew Heaven|Comments Off on Q: Superannuation Salary sacrifice or Personal deductible contributions.  Under what circumstance is one better than the other?

Q: How does the Superannuation Catch-Up Provision work? Who is eligible to make tax deductible contributions to super in excess of the contribution limits?

Q: Could you please explain how the Superannuation “Catch Up [...]

By |2020-05-11T08:00:46+10:00May 8th, 2020|Blog, Media Articles, Q&A Andrew Heaven|Comments Off on Q: How does the Superannuation Catch-Up Provision work? Who is eligible to make tax deductible contributions to super in excess of the contribution limits?

Q: Preservation rules for Superannuation. What are the tax consequences?

Q: I am 56 years old and recently made redundant.  [...]

By |2020-05-01T13:09:14+10:00May 1st, 2020|Blog, Media Articles, Q&A Andrew Heaven|Comments Off on Q: Preservation rules for Superannuation. What are the tax consequences?