ESSENTIAL GUIDES

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What Should You Invest Your SMSF In?

The rules governing what you can and can't do with the funds in your SMSF can be quite complicated and at times, difficult to understand. Before we delve into these a little further, let's look at the legal requirements of the trustees of the fund...

How A Reverse Mortgage Can Help Cash-Poor Asset-Rich Seniors

As you may well be aware, there have been recent changes to the age pension asset test which can leave some seniors without enough funds to meet their living expenses in retirement. If you're in this position or are likely to be in the futur...

Can You Get A Mortgage If You Don't Have Regular Payslips?

If you're self employed, a contractor, freelancer or seasonal worker, you most likely don't receive regular payslips. In fact, even some small businesses don't provide their employees with regular payslips or may only provide hand written payslips...

5 Tips For Saving While Paying Off A Mortgage

Is it possible to still save money while you're paying off your mortgage? Too often we get into a situation where we don't take control of our finances and end up living from pay cheque to pay cheque and our dream of going on a family holiday or e...

Should You Refinance Your Home?

Have you been thinking about refinancing your home but you're not sure whether this is the right decision for you? There are many factors to consider before you make the decision to move away from your current mortgage and look at switching loan...

Bankruptcy – When Can I Apply For a Home Loan?

If you are at a stage in your life of considering purchasing a home, but have been bankrupt in the past, it’s easy to become confused about bankruptcy rules and when you can apply for a home loan. Different lenders will have different rules and r...

Property’s Golden Run

How Australian property has been the top performing asset over the last 20 years in Australia.  Australians love property and it’s no wonder. Housing prices in Australia continue to climb making owners and investors incredibly happy with the...

How A Reverse Mortgage Can Help You Realise Your Travel Dreams

You've done it! You've finally retired and now you have all the time in the world to do all the things that you've ever wanted. You've been dreaming about travelling the world ever since you can remember but have always been too busy with work an...

How To Get More Out Of Your Retirement With An SMSF Property Loan

Let's face it, we all have dreams about what we'd like to do when we finally retire. But funding that retirement takes a lot of careful thought and planning to ensure that you'll have enough cash flow to do all the things that you want to do. ...