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Birth Beat: educating and empowering expectant parents

- September 26, 2019 3 MIN READ

“My dream is to educate and empower all expecting parents and care providers, regardless of location, education, background or gender,” says Edwina Sharrock, founder of Birth Beat, a Tamworth based startup whose mission is to provide a better birth experience for all. “The experience of childbirth is foundational for a family and improving birth experiences and… Read more »

Good money tools for kids
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3 good money tools for kids

- September 2, 2019 2 MIN READ

I’ve come across a couple of good money tools for kids that will help them on their journey to understand the value of money. Each of the apps I’ve chosen will help kids have a better understanding of how to earn money, value money and save money. A hidden benefit is that each of these… Read more »

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Drowning in Debt? Grab a life-line

- September 19, 2018 3 MIN READ

With interest rates on the rise and a mortgage rate hike looking likely in the future, is it time you considered consolidating your debt? A balance transfer can be a great option if you can make it work to your advantage. Remember though, this zero interest honeymoon period is only for a limited time. According… Read more »

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What your kids want to know about money

- May 21, 2018 4 MIN READ

Every parent knows children can ask the most disarming questions which can leave you laughing, crying, embarrassed, angry, squirming… or all four at once. Whether it’s questions around looks, sex, death or money, children don’t have a filter in their enquiring minds. But your first response can often set the tone for an answer which… Read more »