Managing money together as a couple
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Kochie’s tips for managing money together

- December 31, 2019 4 MIN READ

Nothing can tear a relationship apart more than financial issues. Managing money together can set couples against each other and fester into something incredibly destructive. We’ve been married over 40 years and, at different times, endured significant financial hardship. We’ve found that it is so much easier to cope with these strains if you have… Read more »

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The perils of going guarantor

- November 29, 2019 3 MIN READ

I met a bloke this week who is in an ongoing dispute with one of the big banks over guarantees against a series of property investments he did with a business partner. Basically he and the business partner borrowed millions to build a property investment portfolio. The business partner then skipped out and the bank… Read more »

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The future of property prices

- November 15, 2019 2 MIN READ

You’ve heard me before refer to Louis Christopher from SQM Research. I’ve known him for a long time and really respect his forecasts when it comes to property. He’s sort of my go-to-guy on property. This week he released his Christopher’s Housing Boom And Bust Report 2020 and it is fascinating reading on where property… Read more »