General News

Muirfield Celebrates 30 years

Thirty years is a long time to be in small business and we’re proud to say we’ve continued the client focused traditions implemented by Hayden Torney back in 1989 when he established Muirfield Financial Services. Over the years we’ve had the good fortune to work with some amazing people, families and other small businesses throughout the region. For most, the value of our advice and support is centred on making financial decision making as simple and stress-free as possible.

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Tips For A Meaningful Retirement

Muirfield recently published an article in the Surf Coast Times “Celebrating Seniors and Retirement Living” liftout. The article explored 5 tips for a meaningful retirement.

Retiring is one of the most significant life changes people make and for most retirees the transition is a relatively easy one to navigate. For some, adjusting to life after work can be more difficult, particularly when people have spent a lifetime finding meaning and social connection in their careers. Obviously, the decision to retire is a big one from a financial perspective, however, over time, I have come to appreciate the importance of preparing my clients for retirement emotionally as well as financially.

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2019 Financial Year in review

With end of the financial year now behind us we take a look back at what happened in investment markets and financial circles over the previous 12
months.

In short, 2018/2019 was a bumpy ride, though we still managed to see positive returns in all major asset classes.

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Budget 2019

We reflect on the events of 2018 before looking at what’s in store for investment markets in 2019.

In 2019 we see market volatility persisting given we’re facing another election, further interest rate speculation, predicted house price falls and global political games.

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Recent changes to Centrelink

Eastern Beach in Spring

We reflect on the events of 2018 before looking at what’s in store for investment markets in 2019.

In 2019 we see market volatility persisting given we’re facing another election, further interest rate speculation, predicted house price falls and global political games.

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2018 Year in Review and What’s Ahead

We reflect on the events of 2018 before looking at what’s in store for investment markets in 2019.

In 2019 we see market volatility persisting given we’re facing another election, further interest rate speculation, predicted house price falls and global political games.

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Spring Clean!

It’s that time of the year! Spring is here and the weather is finally starting to get warmer and the sun is shining for longer (even if it doesn’t feel like it at times). As much as we dread it we know it’s time we cleaned out our financial clutter and get a better idea…

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Geelong Seniors Festival

The Geelong Seniors Festival is the largest community celebration for seniors in regional Victoria and a major partner of the statewide Victorian Seniors Festival. As well as being a great opportunity to get out and about for little or no cost, the Festival provides a rare insight into what is on in Geelong for the…

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How to Choose a Financial Adviser

The value of financial advice can be priceless but taking that first step in selecting an adviser and meeting with them can be daunting.  It is a common misconception that you must have lots of money to benefit from financial advice, so many do not feel they can achieve anything from a relationship with an…

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We’re here for you, not the banks.

The Muirfield team have been following the recent parliamentary enquiry into the Banking sector very closely. Unfortunately, it seems that some companies and planners have been placing their own interests ahead of their clients. As a business with a long history of providing trusted advice it saddens us to hear of this – we are…

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