Personal Finance

5 Financial Lessons You Can Learn From Justin Bieber

29 Jun , 2015  

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Justin Bieber’s estimated net worth sits at around $200 million. He was ranked as the third most powerful celebrity in 2011 and 2012, and ninth in 2013. From his humble beginnings on YouTube to a million dollar empire, there are some financial lessons we can learn from the young superstar.   Dealing With The Law […]

Adviser Scope,Personal Finance

Infographic: Major Barriers for Consumers Seeking Financial Advice

24 Jun , 2015  

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Currently, over 80% of Australian consumers do not have access to financial advice. While the media has been rampant painting the industry as ‘dodgy’ and ‘untrustworthy’,  a recent survey by research firm Business Blades may surprise you a little. Out of 4000 respondents, only 9% viewed the industry as untrustworthy. However, an overwhelming majority has no […]

Personal Finance,Retirement,Superannuation

Top Financial Tips for a Happy Retirement

22 Jun , 2015  

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You’re at the stage now in your life and career where you’re contemplating how to plan for retirement. Retirement is an opportunity for you to cast away the stresses of working life, rest, rejuvenate and pursue new opportunities. In order to secure the happy retirement you deserve, what are the most important considerations, financial and […]

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Personal Finance

When Should You Consider Income Protection Insurance

22 Jun , 2015  

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While you make look around and see your home and car and regard these things as your greatest assets, but have you ever thought of your income as your highest asset, or your ability to do so as the greatest asset you have? Your ability to earn is often much greater than all of your […]

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Conveyancing,Property

First home buyers beware: 7 hidden expenses you must know!

16 Jun , 2015  

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Buying your first house is not as simple as paying the asking price. Many first home buyers get into trouble when they purchase their first home and find that it is much more expensive than they first thought. We have collected a list of 7 hidden expenses associated with purchasing property that you should know […]

Adviser Scope,Tips & Tricks

Sometimes referral partnerships fail – but why?

3 Jun , 2015  

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You obtained some solid referrals, but you found that some of those partnerships failed.  You wondered why that happened, but nothing concrete came to mind.  You thought you had treated your referrals kindly and with respect, like you should treat customers.  The trick with referrals is that they are not quite customers – yet.  They […]

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