January 2016

Thanks to Australia’s largely burgeoning property market competition to secure properties is stronger than ever. Auction clearance rates remain very high, with few left-over bargains to be had. So how can you hone your skills to give yourself a better chance of securing the property...

The re-think of Australia’s taxation system has superannuation firmly in its sights. That’s making investors nervous, especially those with their own self-managed super fund. The recent white paper on tax, which was prepared for the government and designed to start a conversation, has sparked debate about...

Caravanning and camping are sometimes seen as old-fashioned holiday options, but times are changing. Improved technology and facilities and a falling Aussie dollar have seen a resurgence in a back-to-nature getaway. And if you think it’s only retirees and boy scouts ‘roughing it’, think again. In...

There’s an old saying from Epictetus that humans were given a mouth to talk with and two ears to listen with, so that we can listen twice as much as we speak. Most of us are good at talking but when it comes to listening...

Oh no, it's 2016! Where did the time go?! Haven't got around to setting your goals yet? Do you find goal setting overwhelming? Need some advice on where to start? Well, if studying goal-based strategy has taught me anything, it’s that there’s really one point we...