Category: Financial Planning

The Magic of Purpose-Based Goals

Do you desire to be rich?  The word “rich” can be defined as “possessing great material wealth,” and it can also be defined as that which is “abundant, meaningful, and significant.”  Therefore, which kind of wealth do you desire the most?  Do you want to experience a life of riches or a rich life? Author […]

Goal Setting Outside of the Box

  “We should never let reality interfere with our dreams. Reality can’t see what we can see.”  —Simon Sinek   Goals are targets—something to aim for.  They give life a sense of purpose and direction.  In addition, setting goals is a proactive way of designing your life, initiating positive change, and preparing for the future. […]

How Much Should You Save for Retirement?

INTRODUCTION Most people ask themselves this question at some point in their working life (hopefully, relatively early). With the continued shift toward defined contribution plans, future retirees are being asked to take on more responsibility for their retirement outcomes than in the past. So the question is of vital importance. But do we have a […]

Professional Financial Planning Team Update

Happy New Year Everyone! Now that 2012 has come to a close, we wanted to give you a quick professional update on the HPH team. There were a number of noteworthy achievements in 2012: Rob Pyne was awarded the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® Professional Best Practice Award for Western Australia.  This award recognises the positive contribution Rob […]