Seniors Finance

Many Australians are forced to live on a fixed income, either relying on the Age Pension or allocated pension fund payments. Each and every time you watch the television or pick up a newspaper, you’re confronted with the headline that household bills are on the increase. YourLifeChoices brings you news, tips and information on how to best manage and reduce your costs.

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Calculate your cooling costs

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Calculate your cooling costs

It can be difficult to pin down an exact figure, there are some basic calculations ...

Selecting the right caravan for you

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Selecting the right caravan for you

Here are some tips to help you choose the right caravan for you.

Managing your money at 60

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Managing your money at 60

Turning 60 often sharpens your focus on the need to plan for your financial future.

Worried about your finances?

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Worried about your finances?

The reality is that household debt has increased twice as fast as property prices.

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Starting on the right foot with a financial advisor can help ensure you get the most from your meeting. YourLifeChoices has 50 useful questions you may wish to ask.