Paul's Insights: Get smart with your financial goals in 2018
The New Year is a perfect time to examine your financial position and make a plan to grow your personal wealth. Automated investment advice platforms are the fastest way to set you on the right path, says money expert Paul Clitheroe. “If we think about how many things we do online these days – banking, shopping, staying in touch – it stands to reason that online investment tools are a natural extension of the digital revolution,” he says. “InvestSMART is available to you, without an appointment, whenever you want.”
Follow these four easy steps to set yourself up for success in 2018.
1. Get Started
The most important step is making the decision to get started, which can be daunting. InvestSMART makes planning for your financial security as simple as online banking, thanks to a range of free tools and online advice. Register for your free account to access expert guidance on investing, wealth insights and stock research, as well as portfolio management tools; it’s all in one place and accessible whenever you want it.
2. Get Mobile
The free InvestSMART app (for iOS and Android) simplifies, automates and streamlines investment decisions, giving access to high-quality information and tools. The number-one research app lets you monitor your investments on the go; Touch ID provides instant access and security for your account, meaning your portfolio, current data and expert recommendations are available instantly.
3. Get Clarity
InvestSMART’s portfolio manager tracks the ongoing performance and dividend payments of your investments. It also monitors ASX-listed shares, superannuation funds, cash accounts, property and more to give you the trusted advice you need to nail the right mix of investments to grow your wealth. InvestSMART’s low-cost investment products are designed to meet the needs of most investors and put you in total control of your finances.
4. Get Growing
As your portfolio grows and you’re ready to accelerate your wealth creation, take advantage of premium tools and services at an a ordable price from within the InvestSMART environment. Deeper insights mean good investment intentions can be turned into favourable results even faster.
This article appeared in Qantas Inflight Magazine in January 2018.