Talking Money

Spring Clean your Finances With Spring in the air, and everything fresh, we thought that it is also a good time to freshen up our finances. We checked out the Money Smart website at the Australian Securities & Investments Commission and it had some great ideas....

Talking Tax

Salary Packaging and Fringe Benefits Tax – Why bother? Why is it that some employers offer fringe benefits to reduce their employees’ tax and others don’t? Let’s have a look at Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) and why it works for tax planning. By providing some of an...
Have I got enough insurance?

Have I got enough insurance?

Insurance – How much is enough? We had a case recently of a client who was in severe pain from her knee, and needed a replacement. The dilemma for her was that if she took off the 4 months required to recover from a knee operation, then how would they meet their home...