John De Ravin

John De Ravin John De Ravin
John De Ravin is a retired actuary whose career included work in the Australian government actuary’s office and in insurance. He has degrees in science and economics and a graduate diploma in financial planning from Finsia. He is a Fellow of the Actuaries Institute, a Fellow of Finsia and a CPA. He is the author of Slow and Steady: 100 wealth building strategies for all ages.

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Key to keeping retirement plans ‘real’

How to estimate longevity to keep your retirement plans ‘real’

Key to keeping retirement plans ‘real’

How far your retirement funds need to stretch depends on how long you are likely ...

Talking retirement and pension strategies

Talking retirement and Age Pension strategies

Talking retirement and pension strategies

It’s never too early, or too late, to understand the impact of pension thresholds.

Is part-time work right for you?

How to assess if part-time work is right for you

Is part-time work right for you?

Retired actuary John De Ravin crunches the numbers on part-time work to help you decide. ...

The facts about buying or renting

Homeowners vs renters in retirement, by the numbers

The facts about buying or renting

Retired actuary John De Ravin explores the outlook for retirees who own their home and ...

Moving into a retirement village

What you should know about moving into a retirement village

Moving into a retirement village

Actuary John De Ravin outlines the financial and non-financial aspects you must consider when deciding ...

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