Investing,Personal Finance,Retirement,Tips & Tricks

Planning For Retirement in Your Fifties

18 Mar , 2016  

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You might have had a well-meaning grandparent tell you in your 20s that you should start to save for retirement, but you were having too much fun to do that.  Then in your 30s you had a young family to care for and a house to buy, so your money was all spoken for.  But […]

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Cashflow & Budgeting,Personal Finance,Tips & Tricks

Postpone Your Purchases To Better Your Financial Future

1 Mar , 2016  

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From an early age, many of us are taught to wait for the reward while putting in work and patience, making the end result all the sweeter. This is the practice of delaying gratification, yet many of us nowadays have lost sight of its benefit. People now are in massive debt because they have not […]

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Investing,Property,Tips & Tricks

8 Qualities To Look Out For In A Real Estate Agent

29 Feb , 2016  

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Whether you are looking to hire a real estate agent for a new primary home or you are looking into purchasing an investment property, you need to find a good real estate agent. There are some main qualities you should look for when evaluating agents to be sure you find a good one.   Find […]

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Investing,Personal Finance,Shares,Tips & Tricks

How To Establish An Investment Portfolio

28 Feb , 2016  

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If you are looking for a way to invest your money, why not consider building a share portfolio? The name itself may sound intimidating; however, there are plenty of tools to get you started into accelerating wealth creation. Depending on your investment goals and your knowledge of trading shares, your first step will be to […]

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Personal Finance,Personal Insurance,Tax,Tips & Tricks

When Are Insurance Premiums Tax Deductible

22 Jan , 2016  

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Life insurance is actually not just one policy but an expansive term referring to life cover, income protection, trauma insurance, and total and permanent disability. When you are approaching tax time, it will depend on what kind of cover you have if you are able to claim a tax deduction on your premium. If you […]

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Personal Insurance,Retirement,Self Managed Super Funds (SMSF),Tips & Tricks

Pitfalls To Avoid When Using Your SMSF To Purchase Artwork & Collectibles

18 Jan , 2016  

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When it comes to your SMSF, there are common mistakes regarding art and collectibles that can be avoided. If you are confused about the particular laws and regulations regarding art or collectibles, we will be discussing them, allowing you to keep your peace of mind and make any changes that need to be made, hopefully […]

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Personal Finance,Tips & Tricks

Plan Your Wedding With The Finances In Mind

11 Jan , 2016  

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You’ve had the dream proposal, and you are elevated with fervour at the thought out the impending wedding. There is so much excitement when planning a wedding, and it can be easy to be caught up in the enthusiasm of planning without paying attention to costs that come with the wedding. Some couples are paying […]

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Investing,Personal Finance,Portfolio Management,Tips & Tricks

Happy New Year?

24 Dec , 2015  

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If amidst all the Christmas madness – Star Wars themed decorations, family visits and another helping of the rum pudding- you forgot about falling commodity prices, volatile markets and terrorist threats, well done you! Now it’s time to re-focus and plan ahead. One thing we can be certain about is that uncertainty is here to […]

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Retirement,Tips & Tricks

How To Have A Happy Retirement

13 Dec , 2015  

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It can be easy to feel down about retiring when you look at the crazy state of the world today.  You might have watched the amounts in your retirement accounts dwindle during the recession, and only recently have they started to climb back up again.  That might have had you worried. The good parts about […]

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Conveyancing,Mortgages & Loans,Personal Finance,Property,Tips & Tricks

Australian Property Tip: How To Buy A House [INFOGRAPHIC]

2 Dec , 2015  

How To Buy A House [INFOGRAPHIC]

Buying a house can be a daunting,complex and often frustrating experience – and that’s for people who’ve done it before! The first homebuyer can often feel completely at sea when faced with their first purchase. If you’re about to buy your first home or investment property you may feel like you’re on the brink of taking […]

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Personal Insurance,Tips & Tricks

When Should You Consider Life Insurance

28 Nov , 2015  

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At different stages of life, there are some important times when you need to protect the things and people you love. Buying life insurance is one way of protection, and the first time you might consider insurance is when you buy a home. This is often a big transition in life, and it’s a place […]

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Personal Insurance,Tips & Tricks

How to Win This Travel Insurance Season

26 Nov , 2015  

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We’re fast heading into the holiday season, and if you’re one of the many Australians looking for an overseas vacation, it’s recommended you start assessing your travel insurance options. The insurance market, like most financial services, has been heating up in 2015, meaning there’s both more chance of being lead astray and an increase of […]

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