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DO YOU NEED A FINANCIAL PLANNER?

Some of us were lucky enough to be raised by people who knew how to save, budget and plan for the future, but statistics show that many of us missed those lessons, to our financial detriment. The most recent figures show that home ownership in Australia has dropped from 85% of the working population to […]

ACCOUNTANTS – SUPER-HEROES OF TAX PLANNING

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) advises that every taxpayer has the right to arrange their financial affairs so that they pay minimum tax. This is the process of tax planning and is quite legal provided the measures taken are legitimate and within the intent of the law. Tax avoidance schemes, however, are outside the tax […]

WHY CAPITAL GROWTH IS AN ESSENTIAL PART OF AN INVESTMENT STRATEGY

Residential real estate in Australian capital cities and large regional centres has been an attractive and relatively secure option for investors for many years. Steady and continuous economic growth for 29 consecutive years was reversed only by the pandemic. Tax incentives such as negative gearing opened up investment in real estate to people who might […]