Articles by Michael Yardney

Michael is a director of Metropole Property Strategists who create wealth for their clients through independent, unbiased property advice and advocacy. He's been voted Australia's leading property investment adviser and his opinions are regularly featured in the media. Visit

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How does your savings rate compare with the rest of the world?

Are you a saver or a spender?  How does your savings (as a percentage of your income) compare with other Australians? The Global Finance Magazine released an article earlier this year aggregating household savings rates across the world for 2015. Household savings is “the difference between a household’s disposable income (wages, income of the self-employed and net…