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3 ways to make your holiday house pay for itself

Posted by Chris Collard on 3 December 2019
3 ways to make your holiday house pay for itself
Yes, it's possible, with a little forward planning and smart money management. During the summer months, many Australians have thoughts of buying their own holiday house. After all, who wouldn't want a tree-or beach-side getaway to use at your leisure? Having a holiday house is especially appealing if you're one of those people (or families) who love holidaying in the same spot every year. The obvious considerations when it comes to buying a holiday house are the co...
Posted in: Holiday house planning Property Investment Smart Money Management Building Wealth  

Saving for the holiday season

Posted by Chris Collard on 26 November 2019
Saving for the holiday season
Firstly, a holiday budget should include ALL your expenses. Often the biggest holiday spending culprits aren't just the gifts you put under the tree, there are also the annual get-togethers with friends, tickets for raffles around the office to support local charities, teacher gifts, the office Secret Santa - the list goes on. Here are six ways to have a great holiday season on a budget. Make a list Make a list of who you have to shop for and ask yourself if you're really e...
Posted in: Small Businesses Smart Money Management First Home Buyers Retirement Upgrade My Home  

Property Investor Profiles - what type are you?

Posted by Mark Attard on 10 July 2019
Property Investor Profiles - what type are you?
In Australia, it's possible for just about anyone with a deposit to invest in property, whether you are a low-income earner on a tight budget, or a well-off with loads of disposable income. Interest rates are very low at the moment and home prices are more affordable than they've been for a while. So, if you've been thinking about property investment, it may be a good time to get started. Rentvestors Rentvestors are often motivated by a desire to maintain their current ...
Posted in: selling Investment Property Investment Smart Money Management Building Wealth  

Breaking down the jargon of home loan and product features.

Posted by Chris Collard on 22 April 2019
Breaking down the jargon of home loan and product features.
Which home loan is right for you? How can you tell when there's so many different lenders, loan types and features to choose from? How do you choose what is the most appropriate solution for you? Finding the most appropriate home loan for your situation is a process that can be confusing, particularly for first-timers. That is why it is more important than ever to ensure you partner with someone you can trust that can match features and benefits of loan products to your individual ...
Posted in: Interest rates Property planning Home loans Upgrading your Home Smart Money Management First Home Buyers Building Wealth  

How would an RBA rate rise affect you

Posted by Chris Collard on 15 October 2018
How would an RBA rate rise affect you
It's been nearly eight years since the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) last raised the country's official cash rate. Interest rates have been at historical lows for quite some time and as a homeowner, you may never have experienced an "official" rise in interest rates. At present, interest rates remain at an historical low levels and we expect them to stay that way for a while. However, forecasters predict Australia's economy will continue to strengthen over the n...
Posted in: real estate Interest rates Property Financial planning Investment Home loans Smart Money Management  
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