Budget Changes for Savers and Investors

Budget Changes for Savers and Investors

The recent Federal Budget made few changes that will affect savers, investors or retirees that weren’t already known. The tax cuts commencing in July were legislated several years ago and have recently been modified to appeal more to the masses. Stages 1 and 2 tax...
How to Save Tax with Super This EOFY

How to Save Tax with Super This EOFY

Now is the time to plan tax-saving strategies for this end-of-financial-year using superannuation. There are several options available to reduce tax bills, depending on personal circumstances. Everyone under age 75 can contribute up to $27,500 per year to super and...
Inability to Buy a Home is OK

Inability to Buy a Home is OK

Buying our own home is a key aim of most Australians. We have a focus on it. It’s the Australian dream. Owning our home provides security, we can’t be kicked out. We can also modify and personalise the home to suit our preferences. The home also helps build our wealth...
Can I Afford to Retire this July?

Can I Afford to Retire this July?

How much money will I need to be able to retire? Can I afford to retire? July is a popular time of year to finish work due to receiving unused leave payments in a new financial year. In most cases tax deducted at source will be refunded when the tax return for that...
Opportunities With Super

Opportunities With Super

Working people often take little interest in their superannuation, yet they should. It offers many opportunities and is relevant to adults at all stages of their lives. Super offers younger people tax savings from deductible contributions. They can put money in before...