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being sensible with buy now pay later
Being sensible with Buy Now Pay Later this silly season

Move over debit and credit cards; consumers are flocking to Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) services Afterpay, Zip Pay,  and several similar payment solutions allow shoppers to take home their...

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retire at 65 requires some strategy
How to retire at 65 and keep your money working to support your retirement

Australian retirees are currently facing a ‘double whammy’ when it comes to funding their retirement.  Consequently, if you plan to retire at 65 it requires some strategy to keep your...

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use equity to build wealth
How To Use Your Equity To Build Wealth

Can you use equity to build wealth? The equity in your home is simply the difference between the current market value of your home and the amount you still owe...

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sharing economy
The latest business model – because sharing is caring

Uber connects riders with drivers through apps... Airbnb connects hosts with travellers looking for a place to sleep through its website... Zopa connects lenders with borrowers through its peer-to-peer lending...

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financial stress and mental health
The link between financial stress and mental health

If you’ve ever lay awake at night thinking about your finances you’ll know just how debilitating financial stress can be. But did you know about the strong link between financial stress and...

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Buying a holiday home in Australia
The holiday home romance… Why thousands of Australians are buying their own holiday homes

The sun is shining, the waves lap peacefully on the shore.... A cool ocean breeze wafts gently through your hair and the crisp sand is etched between your toes.... Don't...

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5 reasons to refinance your home loan
5 money-saving reasons to refinance your home loan

Do you think of your home loan as set-and-forget? Riding out whatever the original loan terms and prevailing interest rates dish up along the way? You may be doing yourself...

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personal insurance faqs
Personal Insurance: 5 common questions you need to know the answers to

Personal insurances such as life insurance provide protection from the financial consequences of death or disability. They are, therefore, an important part of most financial plans. When we work with...

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frequently asked questions about super
Frequently Asked Questions About Super

Do you find the ins and outs of superannuation confusing?  If so, check out these answers to frequently asked questions about super to get a handle on the basics. How...

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benefits of trust fund
Placing Your Family Wealth In A Trust Fund

Are you thinking of placing your family wealth in a trust fund?  Let's talk about some of the benefits of a trust fund and how they might benefit you long-term....

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tax benefits of investing
Tax Benefits Of Investing

Tax rules don't treat all income equally Have you ever completed your own tax return? If so, you know that the tax office treats different types of income differently. Bank...

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Why it just got hard to get a home loan in Australia
Why it just got hard to get a home loan in Australia

Have you noticed that right now it seems so hard to get a home loan in Australia? It's not just you, there is a reason why this is happening. If...

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