Q. With the new financial year, my husband and I would like to take stock and focus on planning for the financial year ahead. How should we approach this?

Q. With the new financial year, my husband and I would like to take stock and focus on planning for the financial year ahead.  He is 52 and I am 50.  His income is $170,000.  I have returned to work 3 days a week and my part time income is $36,000.  We have two children; […]

Making a collective decision: Overcoming family hostility, arguments and lack of cohesion

Are you making one of the toughest decisions in your life? Q: What is a family conference, and how could it help our family come to a decision from the available options for our mother who is moving into an aged care facility? A: You might recall the last time you had a family event, […]

Aged Care – More than just a financial decision

When it comes times to move an elderly parent into a care facility, a lifetime of memories will be packed into boxes and the family home is often sold. Underneath the important decisions as to which facility your elderly parent will move into and the costs involved, can be fear, disharmony and worry within any […]