Lending to Self-Employed Clients

Lending to Self-Employed Clients

When in business it is important to get your details and your figures right. Like yourself Australia has a strong ‘do it yourself’ attitude, you have worked hard to achieve the goal of being one of the 14% of all working Australians who are self-employed that many...
Teachers: Maximise Your Tax Refund

Teachers: Maximise Your Tax Refund

We are half way through the peak tax season and school holidays are coming up soon. This is often a popular time for teachers to complete their tax returns.Below is a list of deductions which Teachers should have a think about and see if they apply to them. If you are...
Are You Storm Ready?

Are You Storm Ready?

Storm season is just around the corner – are you prepared?Here is a checklist to get you started and make sure you are ready:Clean out the gutters and drainsClear any vegetationTrim back the treesFix any cracks on your house where water could leak inEnsure your fence...
When SHOULD you consider taking out Private Health Insurance?

When SHOULD you consider taking out Private Health Insurance?

In Australia when you earn over a certain income and you don’t have private health insurance you pay a Medicare Levy Surcharge. This system was designed to encourage individuals to take out private patient hospital cover and to use the private hospital system to...