Industry studies reveal that there are several major mistakes that many investors make when investing in Australia.

The fact of the matter is that many overseas investors don't get what they want when they invest and become disillusioned and - worse - decide to pull out of the market - leaving them financially disadvantaged. These mistakes can cost you literally tens of thousands of dollars if you're not aware of them, but, the good news is, each and every one of them is entirely preventable.