This year's budget was definitely aimed at business rather than individuals, and it needed to be. The main goal of the federal budget is to create jobs to repair the damage that Covid has done to the ...Show More
The government made an important announcement last week. This change could substantially increase your borrowing capacity in the next year. It is perhaps the most significant change that has occurred ...Show More
n May, I wrote a blog after CBA released its bearish 'worst case' forecast for the property market. It predicted a 32% drop in prices! I outlined in my blog why I thought that was rubbish and prices w...Show More
The compulsory superannuation contribution rate is set to increase by 0.5% each year for the next six years (i.e. from 9.5% to 12%) beginning from 1 July 2021. It is understood that the Federal Govern...Show More
Investing well is important. However, investing well over long periods of time is most important.
Everyone would agree that making a one-time 50% return on an investment is a wonderful outcome. But m...Show More
The difference between a great and an average accountant can be significant. Not only is tax one of your biggest annual expenses, but a great accountant should be able to proactively identify other fi...Show More
This blog's title is a bit deceptive, because every property you buy is important, for either lifestyle or financial reasons.
I contemplated using the title: "why the first property you buy is the mo...Show More
My professional life has been all about "the numbers" for more than two decades! So, as an accountant and financial advisor, it pains me to say that numbers are not always right!
Numbers are factual,...Show More