Personal Finance,Property

Buying vs Renting – The Essential Checklist

21 Dec , 2015  

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Home-ownership has always been a life goal for most Australians. In recent years, with property prices soaring, many hopeful first home-owners are wondering if they should take the plunge into the property market. It’s important to carefully assess your circumstances in order to make a good decision whether to rent or to buy. Here’s a […]

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Investing,Legal,Property,Tips & Tricks

5 Celebrities Who Made it Big With Investing

4 Sep , 2015  

5 Celebrities Who Made It Big Investing (1)

  It’s not uncommon for celebrities to expand their work into other fields of interest. However, we usually expected them to make the majority of their money off what made them famous in the first place. Let’s take a look at 5 celebrities who made it big with savvy investments.   1. Dr. Dre: The Next […]

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Investing,Mortgages & Loans,Personal Finance,Property

Your credit card will cost you $80,000

30 Jan , 2015  

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In testing your “capacity to repay” a loan, literally how much you can afford to borrow, lenders look at many, many factors – one of which is your other liabilities and credit cards play a big and variable part in this. Most of us have one or two of these brilliant tools – excellent for […]

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Retirement,Self Managed Super Funds (SMSF)

Structuring The Finance Of A Property Through Your SMSF

5 Nov , 2014  

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James Dunn explains the key issues in considering borrowing for your property investment. While arranging finance can bring residential property for your SMSF within reach for many investors it can be a double-edged sword, it’s important to not only understand the potential advantages and pitfalls but also your obligations. Sponsor – Wealth Know How Wealth […]

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Cashflow & Budgeting,Personal Finance

Hypnotised by Late Night Leasing and Rent-to-Own Ads?

30 Sep , 2014  

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Sometimes, things just happen – the refrigerator suddenly starts freezing everything, your computer dies or the “ex” moves out, taking the TV with them. When these kinds of things happen and you’re low on fund, what do you do? Late Night Advertising is Calling to You You’ve probably seen the late-night TV ads or heard the catchy […]

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