FIFO dilemma

CJ should seek professional advice and think very carefully before buying a property right now. As a young, single guy, working in a volatile sector such as mining, away from his family base in Melbourne there are many changes that could occur in his life quite quickly that see him wanting to take a different [...]

By | February 9th, 2015|News|0 Comments

Money Magazine August 2013 – First Steps in Asset Building

Young singles in Australia have never found it harder to buy into property and whilst it’s a common goal, it should be well considered as any purchase at current prices will require significant cashflow and for a single earner – this equals risk.   For this young male, he has the ability to save $25k [...]

By | August 13th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Be Wary of Excessive Super Tax – March 2012

"People with multiple employers and a range of salary sacrifice arrangements were also vulnerable to breaching the concessional cap, as were people who made additional payments to cover insurance arrangements sitting inside the fund, who then forgot that those payments were a superannuation contribution."  Download to read more... Download PDF  (2MB)

By | May 15th, 2012|News|0 Comments

“Top advice” – August 09 Money

Don’t get caught up in the hysteria around having to own your own home at any cost. It’s not a bad starting point, but it’s not the only way to get ahead.  If you lock yourself into a position where a home is all you can afford until you retire, then you’re likely to be [...]

By | August 27th, 2009|News|0 Comments