In the latest episode of "Shares for Beginners," hosted by Phil Muscatello Blossom's co-founder Gaby Rosenberg covers the often-overlooked world of fixed income investments, offering a fresh perspective on how these assets can play a pivotal role in diversifying investment portfolios and securing financial futures.
Meet Chloe, a Sydney-based athlete, Olympic gold-medal winner and AFLW player! While Chloe's dad helped kickstart her investing portfolio off the back of her "short-lived" childhood modelling career, she's jumped into investing in more recent years, working towards her goal of home ownership. Chloe's prioritising consistent saving and investing to get her there. Have a read of the full interview to hear more about her strategy (& her love of Frank's hot sauce!?)
This week we hear from Blossom's first employee - our Operations Manager, Gab. Gab backs a balanced financial approach which includes splurging on $10 matcha's while saving for the future. Have a read to hear more about Gab's investing thesis and her unexpected money role models (Seth Rogen?).
In this weeks Meet our Buds, we hear from Blossom's co-founder, Gaby. In what we consider a very on brand strategy, Gaby prefers to take the guesswork out of investing, and instead leaves it to the professionals to approach different asset classes with much more peace of mind. Have a read of her strategy!
In this week's Meet our Buds, we're introducing you to Michelle. She's a self-proclaimed "saver" who has learnt the art of balance. As for the advice she'd give her younger self, she says don’t say no to important life experiences in order to save pennies whilst young!
This week we hear from our Customer Success Advocate, and Blossom's Dutch Prince, Dirk. He's full of savings hacks, including transferring the money the rest of the team spends on lunch to his Blossom account. His lunch fund is blossoming! Have a read of the full interview below to hear more about Dirk's investing strategy, and the lessons he's learnt along the way.
Future planning is all about getting clear on how you want your future to look. It can be as simple as writing down your goals for the future, creating a vision board on the things you’d like to create in your life, or might involve creating a detailed financial plan and action plan to achieve your strategic plans and goals.
We hear the concept of financial freedom thrown around often, though according to recent studies, only 38% of Australians have enough savings to cover their basic living expenses for at least three months. This means that the majority of Australians are at risk of financial hardship. But what does the process of working towards financial freedom look like?