Thought of the week

On the back of a 0.45% rate rise, and a $6 billion profit CBA, head honcho Ralph Norris helps himself to $16 million a year.

Virgin Blue as a company made $21 million.  Is it fair?  Find out tomorrow.

AMP have put a bid to take over AXA with only Wayne Swan standing in the way.  After being interviewed by the Australian Financial Review this week every day since Tuesday the questions are, does it have an impact on the advice I give?  Does it affect you my client? Is it too early to call whats going on?

Christmas Budgets – Tips on how to save and how Kris Kringles could be the future.