13 Jun 2018
If a business owner said to you that they run their business without a budget, what would you think? You’d think they were incompetent. Or perhaps lazy? Or both?
But what do most families do?
When you think about it, a family ...
25 May 2018
Time is running out.
If you want to take a few simple preventative measures to minimise or defer how much tax you will pay for this Financial Year, you need to do two things:
1. Read the following 9 point checklist, then
18 May 2018
For many, the word ‘budget’ is about as appealing as the word ‘diet’.
It seems to imply what you will go without, rather than what you will achieve.
To a successful business owner, however, the word ‘budget’ has a very different meaning.
10 May 2018
“Signing on the dotted line.” It wasn’t all that long ago that phrase meant signing pen-on-paper. Increasingly these days it can also mean signing on-screen with a stylus—or even with your finger tip!—or by using your computer and keyboard.
So why ...
15 Jan 2018
Whenever you mention the word ‘budget’, most people get a feeling of dread. Similar to the word ‘diet’, budget conjures up images of deprivation, scarcity and discipline. As a result, many business owners and managers try to postpone putting their ...
12 Jan 2018
Having an efficient and effective debt collection process in place in vital to ensure your business’ cash flow remains healthy. There are a number of recommendations ACCC and ASIC
have made to help business owners remedy any ...
15 Dec 2017
Most modern home loans come with a redraw facility and/or a mortgage offset account so you might be wondering what the difference is and which is the most tax effective mortgage type.
With a redraw facility
you can make additional payments ...
12 Dec 2017
Tired of paying rent to a lazy landlord and watching your friends become homeowners, you crunch the numbers and figure out you can get a home loan at an interest rate of 3.7% per annum.
After sifting through the auction results ...
12 Nov 2017
If you are running a business, regardless of size, you should have structured and documented exit plans in place to ensure that the entity continues to exist and thrive beyond the time frame where the current management or owners are ...