Financial family planning
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5 steps to good financial family planning

- July 28, 2021 3 MIN READ

Financial family planning is perhaps the less ‘sexy’ side of starting a family, but it’s really critical if you want to raise a happy one. Your life changes in a big way when you have kids. Sleep becomes a luxury, diapers a daily ritual and seeing your children grow each day gives you more joy… Read more »

Here's how to plug the financial leaks in your budget
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How to plug financial leaks in your budget

- July 19, 2021 3 MIN READ

Balancing the family budget is one of the toughest tasks for any household. So, finding and fixing financial leaks will make it so much easier. It’s the great Australian squeeze: prices keep going up but wages growth isn’t keeping pace. No matter how tight a ship you try to run, there always seems to be… Read more »

How to make your kids rich
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How to make your kids rich

- July 8, 2021 3 MIN READ

Making sure your kids get a great financial education can go a long way to helping them become successful as an adult. With a bit of luck, it could even make your kids rich.  All parents are responsible for helping their kids learn the ways of the world.  But while most of us are pretty good… Read more »

Are you hard-wired to be bad with money
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Are you hardwired to be bad with money?

- July 5, 2021 4 MIN READ

I’ve found it’s actually our basic psychology that pushes us to make bad decisions with money. But you can hack the system… The more research and work I do with people around money, the more I realise we’re actually hard wired to be unsuccessful. We’re destined for failure from the start and actually have very… Read more »

A quick wrap up of the 2021 financial year
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A quick wrap up of the 2021 financial year

- July 2, 2021 5 MIN READ

It may not feel like it but, it’s official, the average Australian has never been richer… on paper at least. Before I go through the figures, I should point out that Aussies are asset rich but cash poor. The value of their superannuation and houses have skyrocketed, but not their wages. That’s why you don’t… Read more »

How to choose a good financial adviser
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How to choose a good financial adviser

- July 2, 2021 3 MIN READ

No matter where you are in life, partnering with a good financial adviser will help to set and achieve your financial goals.   But with over 15,000 advisers operating in Australia, finding someone with the right combination of trustworthiness and expertise can be tough.  Here are five tips to get things started and give yourself your… Read more »