Personal Finance Tips

There’s no better time than the present to get your personal finance in order.
Building wealth certainly doesn’t happen overnight and as much as property investment is key, this all begins with how you manage your money.
These articles offer the best advice from finance industry experts so you can learn how to benefit from long-term monetary strategies.

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"Can Money Make You Happy?"

Sometimes children can cut right to the chase with the questions they ask. A few years ago, I remember that after a particularly nice win on the sharemarket, I rewarded my little boy by getting him a new computer game.  He ran around the house like the excited seven year old that he is, and…

Are you aware of these 5 changes that will impact your finances?

Aussies should be aware of changes that will impact their finances in the year ahead, according to Finder, From rate cuts to insurance hikes, Finder has compiled a list of key money changes and personal finance predictions for 2020. 1. First Home Buyer leg-up Topping the list is the government’s First Home Buyer Scheme, which…

4 ways to start over again

Sometimes life doesn’t work out the way we would like it to.  Despite our best efforts or best intentions, we find ourselves in strife. Many Australians know what I’m talking about.  While we have it pretty good in this country, we’re also a nation up to its eyeballs in debt. If this debt gets out…

7.2 million Aussies will nurse a New Year money hangover

Aussies will kick start the new year bogged down in debt according to Finder, Australia’s most visited comparison site. A recent Finder survey of 1,008 respondents revealed that 37% of Australians – equivalent to 7.2 million people – will still be repaying their Christmas debt in 2020. The majority of Aussies will repay their debt…

The One Thing Stopping You From Creating Wealth (It’s Not What You Think!)

Most people want wealth, but few will do what’s necessary to create it. Why do people want certain things, and never take action to achieve them? What subconscious thought process causes a disconnect between desire and doing what’s necessary to fulfill the desire? The reality is almost anyone regularly employed, from ditch-digger to doctor, can achieve…

5 Investing mistakes that can deplete your wealth

Property can be a thrilling venture to take part in. But for those who aren’t familiar with the concepts and strategies involved, it can also be full of potential traps that could cause you to lose more than you gain. To better prepare you for to potential pitfalls at play, here are some of the…

A Summer Without Headlines: The 90-Day Challenge

Did you read, listen, or watch the news in the last year?  If so, you probably came across one or more of these headlines: Europe Stocks Close Down, Euro Hit as Greek Talks Stumble Russia says it would match any U.S. military buildup in Eastern Europe U.S. fast-track vote leaves Pacific trade pact talks in…

5 Reasons you’re not rich yet (and it has nothing to do with money).

Many people blame a lack of available money in their bank account for their financial problems. It makes sense doesn’t it? Money is the fundamental component of material wealth. But, the lack of money is not the problem. It’s merely the manifestation of a number of bad habits and bad beliefs that hold people back…