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Disrupt Ageing

What is it and how do I do it? My 14 year old daughter told me the other day that her friends all think I’m “hilarious”. Hmm, what does THAT mean? Am I hilariously embarrassing or do they think I’m genuinely funny? Getting older can sometimes mean finding more funny things in life. I've raised my kids and now I want to have fun and laugh at myself…and them. We’re told that turning 50 i... Read more

What's On In Your State

WHAT'S ON Win Stuff Here! From golf on King Island to Gardens in Brisbane Hi Members! Each week we will bring you one event per state and where possible, we will try and secure tickets to the events. This week we have freebies in New South Wales plus a discount offer for Perth Residents! To enter, email me at kayley@fiftyupclub.com.au and tell me in 25 words or less why you joined... Read more

The FiftyUp Club Show Launches!

We were all very excited this week about the launch of the FiftyUp Club Show on 2UE Talking Lifestyle. The show has been months in the planning and it was great to finally get to air Monday to Thursday from 7-8pm AEST. So far we’ve talked about our Health Insurance campaign, the government’s latest superannuation changes, how to slash your power bills and how to save on insurance, parkin... Read more

What's On In Your State

Hi Members! Each week we will bring you one event per state and where possible, we will try and secure tickets to the events. This week we have freebies in New South Wales plus a discount offer for Perth Residents! To enter, email me at kayley@fiftyupclub.com.au and tell me in 25 words or less why you joined the FiftyUp Club using the subject line to say which state you are in! RULES ... Read more

3 Things That Are Probably Costing You More Than They should

Your Car Insurance. You’ve have been a customer with the same company for years, even decades. This is very convenient; both for you, and your insurance company. After all, they get to rely on you for monthly payments, regardless of whether they pay out a claim or not. Of course, they don’t want you to investigate new industry trends or other disruptions that could drive down the cost of buy... Read more

What's On In Your State

    Hi Members! Each week we will bring you one event per state and where possible, we will try and secure tickets to the events. Thanks to Weekend Notes for the What’s On info. This week we have freebies in New South Wales, Western Australia and South Australia! To enter, email me at kayley@fiftyupclub.com.au and tell me in 25 words or less why you joined the FiftyUp Club!     ... Read more

WHAT’S ON IN YOUR STATE

Hi Members! Each week we will bring you one event per state and where possible, we will try and secure tickets to the events. This week we have freebies in New South Wales, Western Australia, Victoria and Queensland! To enter, email me at kayley@fiftyupclub.com.au and tell me in 25 words or less why you joined the FiftyUp Club! RULES Entry to the competitions is restricted to one en... Read more

The first step might be the hardest but how much is your health worth?

Sunday marks a great festival of locomotion when some 80,000 souls pound the streets from Sydney to Bondi in what’s billed as the world’s largest fun run. A good proportion of both runners and walkers are aged in the 50+ camp and their turnout underlines the sense of investing in your health as much as your wealth. Many prioritise earning money over wellbeing and then maybe sp... Read more

Top 10 things to consider if you’re asked to lend money to family or friends

This week’s money saving tip works in reverse, saving you money by not lending it! When I was in my twenties, I was earning good money and still living at home without any financial responsibilities. I’m guessing this is why a relative asked me to lend him money to finish building a house. When I asked now much he wanted, his reply was “as much as you can spare as my bank i... Read more

10 Things You Should Be Doing Now So You Can Retire on Time

This week we came across some great advice from US blogger Len Penzo about preparing for retirement. We’ve “Australianised” it where applicable but no matter where you live, it’s a worthwhile read. While researching for the newsletter this week, I came across some great advice on a US website about preparing for retirement. I’ve “Australianised&r... Read more