“The habit of saving is itself an education; it fosters every virtue, teaches self-denial, cultivates the sense of order, trains to forethought, and broadens the mind”. –T.T. Munger 2020 was a year of challenges; it affected individuals’ physical and emotional well-being and significantly impacted the economy. Many of you have lost your jobs and had a hard time dealing with …
2020 has been one of the most challenging years filled with many obstacles. The entire global economy has hit its lowest point due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. In many countries, employees have lost their jobs leaving them struggling during this financial crisis. A lot of businesses have permanently closed down during the unpredictable lockdown. This global lockdown has taught us …
Stamp duty: two of the most dreaded words in the world of property and finance. Fortunately, NSW and Victoria have unveiled some big changes to the inefficient tax this week, and there’s hope it’ll inspire other states to review their own stamp duty arrangements.
Are you paid weekly, fortnightly or monthly? New research indicates that how often you’re paid has a pretty big bearing on whether you’re a saver or a spender.
You might have recently heard that ‘responsible lending laws’ are set to be scrapped early next year. Rest assured though that you’ll still be able to borrow responsibly. Let us explain how.
Strap yourself in: Australian house prices are tipped to experience a mild COVID-19 dip before surging 15% over the following two years, according to some of the nation’s top economists.
The majority of property investors are remaining upbeat despite COVID-19, with 67% believing now is a good time to invest in residential property, according to a new survey.
2020 hasn’t been an easy year for many Aussie households and businesses, which makes today an important one to check in on one another.
We’re all looking forward to things eventually getting back to normal, or at least the “new normal”. And while it’s not clear exactly what the “new normal” will look like in the property world, there are some promising early signs.
Homeowners in record-high numbers are taking advantage of reduced interest rates and competitive refinancing offers. Are you ready to take the leap?