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The Pros and Cons of the FHSSS

By Daniel Rose | 18 Oct 2018

The idea of saving for your first home deposit can be a daunting task these days. Houses are so expensive, that many people are opting out of owning and sticking to renting. According to the 2016 census, there are almost as many Australians renting now as there are who own their properties – and that … Read more

11 common aged care questions answered

By Daniel Rose | 17 Sep 2018

Money & Life contributors draw on their diverse range of experience to present you with insights and guidance that will help you manage your financial wellbeing, achieve your lifestyle goals and plan for your financial future. Aged Care is an extremely complex area but planning ahead and obtaining professional advice and help you make the … Read more

Read This If You Receive Centrelink Assistance

By Daniel Rose | 03 Sep 2018

Organisations, like people, aren’t perfect. Large organisations are prone to errors just as individuals make mistakes. And Centrelink is no exception. Recently, a client (who is retired and receives a Centrelink pension) came in to see us for her annual review. While reviewing her finances I felt that her fortnightly pension was too low. So … Read more

Get Engaged With Your Superannuation

By Daniel Rose | 07 Aug 2018

With the end of the financial year looming, tension is always on the rise. Is your paper work up to date? Have you made an appointment with your accountant? Do they have to play those end of financial year ads on a loop? With so much to think about, and so many unwelcome reminders, stress … Read more

Budgeting is not a dirty word:

By Daniel Rose | 01 Aug 2018

Budgeting is not a dirty word: Budgeting. It’s most people’s least favourite word. But it doesn’t need to be. By reframing budgeting in a way that works for you, you’re much more likely to have success. So, how can you make the most of what you’ve got and spend it in the way you like?

DO I NEED TO HAVE MONEY TO SEE A FINANCIAL PLANNER?

By Daniel Rose | 31 Jul 2018

Has the idea that you don’t have enough money ever stopped you from seeing a financial planner? We’re working to dispel that commonly believed myth. Find out here why those with ‘no money’ may benefit the most from our help.

Congratulations on your pay raise!

By Daniel Rose | 31 Jul 2018

Congratulations on your pay raise! It’s time to take the next step and review your income insurance, or just let us do the hard work for you.

Did you know you can turn the cost of your daily coffee into hundreds of thousands of dollars?

By Daniel Rose | 30 Jul 2018

Did you know you can turn the cost of your daily coffee into hundreds of thousands of dollars? Here’s how!  

WHO NEEDS TO SEE A FINANCIAL PLANNER?

By Daniel Rose | 28 Jul 2018

WHO NEEDS TO SEE A FINANCIAL PLANNER? Recently married? Taking on debt? Budget a mess? There are so many reasons why visiting a financial planner is the next best step for you.