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is a Chartered Accountant, Chartered Secretary and has a Financial Planning Diploma. Using a long term approach to building businesses, investing in equities, & owning a portfolio he achieved financial independence at the age of 33. Visit his blog


4 types of wealth (and how to balance them)
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4 types of wealth (and how to balance them)

Hanging in the balance History is littered with the names of billionaires and wildly wealthy individuals that suffered from sadness, personal tragedy, illness, or depression.  While it may be hard for most of us to emphathise with the super-wealthy, this alone is compelling evidence that success and happiness should be measured in more than solely…

Everyone is moving to Queensland and latest population figures
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Everyone is moving to Queensland and latest population figures

What’s that you say? Everyone’s moving to Queensland? So they are! Here’s the incomparable Cameron Kusher with the stats. Where are they coming from? Sydney mainly… Source: Kusher/CoreLogic …and Melbourne… …and pretty much everywhere else too. This is a rational response to a price signal, with south-east Queensland offering great affordability and lifestyle. This is…

How to win life’s lottery
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How to win life’s lottery

The acclaimed Richard Koch of The 80/20 Principle fame suggested thinking of life as a lottery, for which you can buy two types of ticket: red tickets – expensive & time-consuming to obtain, but the conventional route to success. Most people can only acquire a small number of red tickets, as they require a good deal of hard…