Welcome to Rich With Purpose podcast. The finance podcast focused on your values and your purpose. If you want to take the complex world of money, and learn how to make smart decisions so that you can achieve all of the things that are important to you.
Ethics in Life and Investing
In Episode 15, Thabojan Rasiah from Rasiah Private Wealth Management speaks to Cris Parker. Cris works at The Ethics Centre, a not-for-profit organisation that develops and delivers innovative programs, services, and experiences designed to bring ethics to the centre of our lives.
In this episode, they explore ethics from many different angles.
They discuss values and the importance of understanding our own personal values when making ethical choices and decisions including financial decisions and talk about the importance of communication to ensure we understand the ethics of others in our relationships, as well as the current trust deficit and the role of ethics in the financial advice profession.
They also consider the challenges and realities of ethical investing and some of the things we have to consider and understand as investors.
What sets Cris apart is that she leads both The Ethics Alliance and The Banking and Finance Oath which are two of Australia's most profound initiatives working to bring ethics into the everyday lives of businesses and professionals.
The Art of Investing in Art
In Episode 15, Thabojan Rasiah speaks to Catherine Asquith. Catherine is an art advisor, specialising in buying and selling art, valuations, art collection development & management. What sets Catherine apart, however, is her academic background in Art History, extensive international travel, and more than 20 years working within the Australian, Asian, and International art markets.
In this episode, they explore artwork from many different angles.
They discuss what art actually is and the differences between personal artistic value versus the more commercial aspect of the art world.
They explore the many ways people produce, share and sell art... and with technology advances, the democratisation of art... and the challenges with buying art online.
They also considered the question... is art a good investment.
So if you're interested in learning about the Art of Investing in art, you will enjoy this episode of the Rich With Purpose Podcast.
2021 Federal Budget and End of Financial Year Planning with Simone Murray
In Episode 14, Thabojan Rasiah speaks with Simone Murray about the 2021 Federal Budget and end of financial year planning.
Simone is a Private Client Adviser and Tax Specialist for our firm, Rasiah Private Wealth Management.
In this episode, they discuss the announcements in the 2021 Federal Budget... and they also discuss the things that were not announced, but are changes of which you need to be aware. In particular, some significant opportunities to take advantage of changes to superannuation rules by planning ahead.
They also explore a number of end-of-financial year planning strategies... the sorts of things we have been evaluating and implementing with all our clients.
They discuss some of the changes happening in the area of financial advice including significant changes to life insurance products and the continued professionalising of financial advice.
The Impact of Giving Back through Volunteering
In this episode, we explore the concepts of social impact and volunteering.
We discuss the challenges we all face in trying to figure out what is important to us... how we can challenge society's status quo, to truly work out what we want to do in the world... and therefore get closer to gaining a level of personal fulfilment.
We explore volunteering, the benefits and why people like giving back. We also talk about the challenges and why it can feel very hard for a lot of people to get started in volunteering. Did you know 90% of people would like to give back, but only 30% of people do it?
And make sure you listen to the end where Matt tells us all about Vollie, the social enterprise designed to make volunteering easier for both volunteers and not-for-profits
So if you're interested in learning about the impact of giving back through volunteering, you will enjoy this episode of the Rich With Purpose Podcast.
How to be a Smart Media Consumer in an Information-Saturated World
In today's episode, Thabojan Rasiah speaks to communications expert Jim Parker of Dimensional Fund Advisors.
Here we explore the powerful role that media plays in shaping our thoughts and buying behaviours; and the impact that this has on our financial decisions.
Be sure to tune into the end where Jim shares the common mistakes that investors make and how you can avoid them.
The Neuroscience of Getting More Done
In this episode, Thabojan Rasiah of Rasiah Private Wealth Management speak to Vanessa Bennett, CEO of Next Evolution Performance, a high performance coaching business.
They explore high performance energy management and how to get more out of your day and your life.
They also discuss what doesn't work when trying to be a high performer and the importance of defining what high performance even means for yourself.
They get into a bit of science, too, as they learn about neuroscience, neuroplasticity and the different types of energy, physical, mental, and neural, and how they all play a part in your performance and make sure you listen to the end where Vanessa talks to us about her own purpose and how performance connects with our money and our life.
Great info, unique insights
For the financial planning of your life or just great insights into evaluating your life’s purpose and values - really interesting podcast! I think this is a first for blending financial and qualitative aspects of your life. Def worth a listen