After a long Indian summer and a hotly debated federal budget, winter is here. As the financial year grinds to an end it’s time to sit back, consider the financial landscape and make plans for the future.
The recent publication of Michael Lewis’ latest book, Flash Boys has put the spotlight back on the shadowy world of high frequency trading, so we explain what the trend means for investors.
In light of the budget focus on pensions, we also include a how-to guide to salary sacrifice, a simple and powerful way to boost your retirement savings.
Have you got an idea that needs funding, or a burning desire to help others realise their dreams? Our article on crowdfunding explains how entrepreneurs are turning to the internet for seed capital.
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