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Stockspot/Galaxy Future Affordability Report

Financial freedom is the most important factor in our ability to achieve our goals and lead our life the way we should reasonably expect to. Yet, this expectation is no longer guaranteed for future generations.

Stockspot wants to understand how the parents of today are thinking about their children's future financial freedom.

With the help of Galaxy Research, we surveyed parents across Australia with children aged 17 years or younger to discover their concerns about young people's finances and how this will impact the future.

Research highlights

9/10 Parents worry about thier kids' future independence
81% of parents are unwilling to or would be under financial strain
74% fear that thier children will live at home well into thier adulthood
78% worry that their grandchildren will miss opportunities
62% think young people's spending habits stop them getting ahead
71% could lend no more than $30k to their kid's first home

Parents share their story

Matt
Matt has 3 kids aged between 10 and 16. He's investing for his kids to help give them a financial headstart in life.

Diana
Diana has one child, 2 step-kids and another one on the way. She wants her kids to understand the value of money and how it works.

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