The 3 wise men or women of business

The 3 wise men or women of business With the end of the year fast approaching, holidays beckon as does the need for reflection on a year which has rapidly gone by. The Christmas holidays are a time for family. The seriously minded business operator will also take time to…

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5 Questions to ask before buying real estate

You’re excited. You’ve found your dream home and are ready to make an offer. Don’t rush – this is one of the biggest decisions of your life. There are a few things you should ask before you sign a contract and doing the conveyancing.      1 – Should I have…

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Debunking Common Mortgage Myths

  Our guest author, Peta Short from Mortgage Choice, demystifies the 5 most common mortgage myths.      1 – Lender’s Mortgage Insurances protects the borrower! The direct and straightforward answer is that Lender’s Mortgage Insurance (‘LMI’) protects the Lender – not the Borrower. LMI is a one-off fee that…

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Don’s Dynamite – The Same old Story

Don’s Dynamite It’s still the same old story Well, it’s that time of year again – the time when community rates and charges go up again thanks to our local Council. In the Fraser Coast Regional Council area the whinge about increased Council rates has started already. Council has announced…

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Matrimonial Property Disputes & What You Need to Bring to Your Lawyer

  Matrimonial Property Disputes – What you need to bring to your Lawyer! It’s difficult to admit, but deep down you know that your relationship has ended. These are difficult times – but confronting difficult issues in a sensible and logical way will ease the process. You’re now facing a matrimonial…

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Property Investment and the Plan to Succeed

Property Investment – What is your Plan to Succeed? You’ve decided it’s time to invest – you’ve finally found the ideal investment property. The question you must now answer is, “What underpins the investment you intend to make?” There are of course a number of issues which will be highly relevant…

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5 Important Things to Consider when Selling Your Business

Selling Your Business? What you need to consider first –  It’s finally time to sell your business and after all your hard work you want to maximise the return on your investment. So let’s hear what an industry expert has to say about maximising the return on your investment. The…

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The Importance of an Up to Date Legal Will

  Is Your Legal Will Up to Date? The death of a husband, wife or loved one is always difficult to cope with – but it’s just one of those experiences which we will all have to face in the future. So let’s think about how we would deal with…

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