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What I’ve learned from 28 years of investing

Here are the 10 lessons that made the biggest impact on how I look at markets and investing for the long term.

Client stories

Client Story: Todd Slater

Brisbane pharmacist and father of two Todd Slater shares how he invests for his family’s future with Stockspot.


Should you buy when markets are high?

As the ASX hits 8,000 points, is this a good time to invest in stocks? We crunch the numbers on 30 years of all-time market highs.

Finance, Investing

What is Core/Satellite investing?

Can investors have their cake and eat it by splitting their portfolio between two different strategies with core/satellite investing?


What is your investment profile and why is it important?

Understanding your investment profile is one of the most important things we do as your investment adviser to help you reach your investing goals.

Global vs Australia ETF
Finance, Investing

Should I remove Chinese shares from my investment portfolio?

Chinese shares have been in the spotlight of late as performance lags, but emerging market shares remain vital to a diversified portfolio. Here’s why.

Super nest egg green

What is super?

Superannuation is one of Australia’s biggest industries, but it is also one of its least understood. So what is super?

Nvidia stock goes up like a rocket
Finance, Global Share ETFs, Investing

Nvidia stock is the hottest of 2024 – but is it too late for investors to buy in?

Nvidia is the hottest stock of 2024, rising 200% in a year. But should investors still buy it and can it be included in a diverse portfolio?


What are the best crypto and bitcoin ETFs in 2024?

How to invest in cryptocurrency, like Bitcoin, using an exchange traded fund (ETF) on the ASX.


How are ETFs taxed in Australia?

Everything you need to know about tax on ETF investments in Australia.

Client stories

Client story: Hanna Oblikov 

Hanna Oblikov, a mother of two and CEO of a company specialising in booking musicians for events, draws inspiration from her childhood financial lessons.


The best sustainable ETFs

The best sustainable and ethical ETFs on the ASX. We look at the growth and popularity of sustainable investing in Australia.


What are the best technology ETFs 2024?

How to invest in technology using an exchange traded fund (ETF). We compare the best tech ETFs on the ASX for 2024.


Pearler Investing Review & Comparison

Pearler is an Australian online share investing platform that offers low-cost automated investing. Read our Pearler review and see how it compares to Stockspot.


What are the best Australian share ETFs of 2024?

We road test 5 popular Australian share ETFs, comparing them across 6 factors.

Investing, Reports

Best Performing Managed Funds in Australia

How do you choose which managed fund to invest in? Find out by reading our review on some of the best performing managed funds.


What are the best ASX property and real estate ETFs?

How to invest in property using an exchange traded fund (ETF). We compare the best property and real estate ETFs.

Astrology signs and money

Which star sign is the best investor?

The stars (and Stockspot data) reveal which star signs are the best investors and which need some cosmic guidance.