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Bitcoin Trading – A Guide For Seasoned Investors

By Australian Expat Investor Contributor / October 12, 2017

If you read the article “Bitcoin: An Introductory Article to the World’s Most Popular Cryptocurrency”, you now have a basic idea of what cryptocurrency is, how it works, and what you are able to do with it.  The next question that I am often asked by those who have recently discovered cryptocurrency is this: Is […]


Bitcoin: An Introduction to the World’s Most Popular Cryptocurrency

By Australian Expat Investor Contributor / October 1, 2017

In 2009, a man known only to the world as Satoshi Nakamoto released a revolutionary piece of software on the internet. Initially, the technology was disregarded by the online community and it was only used for illegal dark net transactions. Today, this technology is so powerful that governments are creating regulations for it and its […]


Financial Resolutions For A Wealthier New Year

By Craig / January 2, 2017

At the start of every year, I look back on what I achieved the previous year and what I want to achieve in the upcoming year – not just financially but in all aspects of my life.  This year is no different.  Here are some ideas for your new years financial resolutions.


The Risks of Investing For Retirement – What John Oliver Has To Say

By Craig / June 13, 2016

Retirement planning for many Australian Expats is difficult enough without everyone wanting to take their fee to manage your money including your financial advisor and fund manager, let alone ensuring you are putting your money where it will get the best return. This is a great video that explains the risks of investing for retirement.


Why Australian Expats Should Consider Investing in Exchange Traded Funds (ETF’s)

By Craig / October 13, 2015

When Exchange Traded Funds (ETF’s) first started being marketed a number of years ago I was initially apprehensive about investing in them, as one of the main investing rules I live by is to only invest in something I understand.  But after reading a number of articles a few years ago and doing some independent research, […]


The truth about managed funds and index funds

By Craig / October 13, 2015

Many friends and clients tell me they want to start investing in the sharemarket, but have no idea where to start.  BHP shares are looking cheap, shall I start by buying some of them?  My financial adviser recommended I put some money in an AMP managed fund – what do you think?  My stockbroker said […]