Archive for May, 2015

The Federal Budget: 4 key focus areas

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The good news is that this is a more positive Budget than the “tough” budget of last year. Our four key focus areas here are: no new taxes on superannuation, generous tax cuts for small business, significant changes to the age pension assets test and childcare boosts. 

18 financial year end tax tips 2015

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With just a few weeks to 30 June, have you prepared financial year end? What changes do you need to know about? And what opportunities can you take advantage of?  Here are 18 tips for things you could do to potentially improve your wealth before 30 June.

Is the stock market ripe for a fall?

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The world is an uncertain place. Yet, as humans, we crave certainty. So it’s no surprise that, as media speculation on a stock market fall becomes louder, we are drawn to the opinions of those who provide us with certainty.

In finance, the more certain an investment expert or commentator is, the more likely it is that individuals will believe in what they’re hearing as though it’s guaranteed.