Financial Literacy and the Cost of Good Advice
On this episode, we’re looking at financial literacy in Australia. First, we calculate the retirement savings of a fictional 80’s soap opera character. Then, Jon Tyler from the UTS Business School joins us to explain why financial literacy is so important for everyone, not just ‘boring accountants.’
- Not sure where to start budgeting and personal financial planning? ASIC has a great (free) online tool called MoneySmart.
- More information can be found on Jon and his work at the UTS Business School website.
- Check out Adele Furgeson’s AFR article on the changing nature of the financial advice sector in Australia
- ASIC has compiled helpful information on payday loans here
Music: Tomoko Aran, Taeko Ohnuki, Ethan Sloan, V.V. Campos, Raymond Grouse and Neighbours Theme by Barry Crocker