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Wait! Don't sell your home to downsize yet.

You could enhance your retirement outcome by using downsizer contributions. Legislation has passed enabling individuals to contribute the proceeds from the sale of one eligible property into Superannuation, without needing to satisfy the…
2017 financial advice planning new year

How to have a really happy (financial) new year

 Do you want to: Have full financial independence; Have the lifestyle you dream about; Pursue your own hobbies and interests? Well, so do most people in Australia – these are the top three dreams for Australians noted in a Financial…
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Understanding the relationship of time to money, Part 1 - The Rule of 72

One of the keys to successful wealth creation is understanding the relationship of time to money. Whilst a “get rich quick” idea might sound attractive, it is best to view those kinds of ideas as a hobby rather than a serious money-making…
Brisbane Business Accountant - Children - how to help financially

How to help your children (and grandchildren) financially

There are many ways you can help your children and grandchildren financially. Here's a few simple ways to help with home deposits and retirement funds. For parents Tip 1: How to give your child a start with his or her home deposit Step 1: On…
Brisbane Business Accountant - are you efficient or effective?

Are you Effective or Efficient?

And what's the difference? Does it matter? Don't these words really mean the same thing? No they don't, and being mindful of the difference can dramatically improve your results in life, work, business, and finance. Let me quote this adage:…
Brisbane Business Accountant - people seeking financial advice

What's the Value of Advice?

Paying hard-earned dollars for a TV makes sense. Paying a surgeon to have your appendix removed makes sense. Paying to have your car serviced makes sense. But why would you pay for professional advice? Surely you can make your own decisions…