A Simple Explainer of What Is A Hedge Fund?
Defined: a hedge fund is a special type of managed fund. A hedge fund can use more than one type of investment strategy to generate returns.
Beginner Shares Series: Why Shares?
In part 1 of the free Beginner Shares Series Owen Raszkiewicz answers the most common beginner questions.
Beginner Shares Series: Setting Investment Goals
In part 2 of the beginner share investment series, Owen explains why it’s important to set some goals and have an investment plan before investing in shares.
Explained: Choosing Superannuation Investment Options
Explained: Choosing investment options inside Super is scary, confusing and important all in one. This video explains all the questions about Superannuation investment strategies.
Explained: What Is A PDS, FSG and Terms?
In this video Owen explains Financial Services Guides (FSG), Product Disclosure Documents (PDS) and Terms for the finance industry — and what to look for.
Video: Difference Between Property & Shares in Australia
Explained: the key differences between shares and property.
The Only Reason To Learn About Finance
Remember this one lesson and you’ll get an A+ from Rask Finance.
What Are ‘Growth’ And ‘Defensive’ Assets And Investments?
Defined: ‘Growth’ And ‘Defensive’ Assets And Investments. Generally speaking, growth assets are higher risk and higher reward investments. Defensive assets are lower-risk lower-reward.
Key Insurance Terms Explained
What do insurance terms like underwriting, excess and premium mean?
How does tax work in Australia?
The Australian tax system works by charging a higher tax rate for those who earn a higher income. It is a marginal income tax system.
Superannuation Death Benefits
When you die, your super balance can be paid to a dependent, like your partner or children, or a non-dependent.
What is a transition to retirement strategy (TTR)?
A transition to retirement strategy is a superannuation account-based income stream that can be started when a person reaches their preservation age.