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Super in your 30s. It’s important to squeeze it in.

Superannuation is getting more important now you are in your 30s. You may have a family or simply be growing the nest egg. Make sure you’re on track for a financially secure future.

Posted in Blog, Finance Tips, Lifestyle, Superannuation

Cryptocurrencies – Should I invest?

Cryptocurrencies – are you wondering if this is the next big investment opportunity? Find out some bite-sized facts.

Posted in Blog, Finance Tips, Technology

How to improve your chances of getting a home loan

In a tight home loan market there are still things you can do to put yourself ahead of the pack. We share with you some great tips on how you can improve your chances of getting a home loan.

Posted in Blog, Finance Tips

Building your ‘Family Future Fund’

While every family is unique, the cost of raising children can really add up. We share some different options on how to get a ‘family future fund’ set-up before you start a family.

Posted in Blog, Finance Tips, Lifestyle

Super in your 20s. Sounds boring? Doesn’t have to be…

Superannuation is for the oldies, right? In some ways that’s true, but even in your twenties there are good reasons to take a bit more interest in your super. We uncover some of the reasons why it is important to consider to help your nest egg now!

Posted in Blog, Finance Tips, Superannuation

Time to reflect

Many people use the Christmas/New Year period to reflect on the year that has just passed. Let us help you plan ahead and reach for your goals faster, using our simple guide to tidy up your finances for the year ahead.

Posted in Blog, Finance Tips, Lifestyle

Festive Food Savings

Budgeting for Christmas party catering is the perfect place to start creating better shopping habits. You can still enjoy lots of culinary treats, without skimping on portions or breaking the bank.

Posted in Blog, Finance Tips, Lifestyle

Super question – Salary Sacrifice or Personal Contribution?

Since 1 July 2017, everyone who makes a personal contribution to super now has the option of claiming a tax deduction for it. Prior to this date, tax deductions on personal contributions could only be claimed by the “substantially self-employed”.

Posted in Blog, Finance Tips, Superannuation

Working from home and tax deductions – what you need to know

If you work from home you may be able to claim a deduction for some of your expenses relating to the area you use, and the proportion of time you spend working there. Find out more.

Posted in Blog, Finance Tips, Tax Tips

Does Money Bring Happiness?

What is it about money that contributes to happiness? And what does happiness even mean? We delve into this controversial topic.

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