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30 Business owners speak out about the importance of talking more about money with children   In 2016 I surveyed over 300 small business owners in Australian about what were the conversions about money they wish they’d had with their parents — but didn't.
Managing the emotional cost of big financial decisions When I was a child, if I was good my Aunt would give me half a Mars Bar (the original 54 grams chocolate and caramel nougat snack that promised ‘Pleasure you can't measure’). If I was still good a month later, I’d get the other (slightly dehydrated) half. Even today, the thought of eating an entire Mars Bar myself, makes me feel…
The very Australian problem of underinsurance When a 'she'll be right' attitude puts your family at risk You don’t have to look far to find a story in the media about Australia’s underinsurance problem.  It seems every bushfire season the same media reports another near identical tragedy of families losing everything and being underinsured or worse, not insured at all.

Love insurance

2017-02-13
Valentine’s Day means different things to different people But ultimately it's about Love
Meet George - logistics co-ordination ninja He spends most of his work day chasing boxes, deadlines and freight companies. His partner is the love of his life (and drives him crazy at times). George has a stepdaughter who he adores and a well-earned reputation as a bit of Weekend DIY Tragic, relentlessly renovating his townhouse. Video & Case Study So the big question he has is about life insurance and…
Understanding how to use an offset account can help you pay off your home loan faster Your home loan is probably the biggest financial commitment you'll make in your lifetime. So what if there was a way to reduce the amount it costs – the interest you pay – and also pay it off sooner?