Getting the best rates for your loans

Interest that accrues on loans can be downright depressing to look at when you are trying to pay off debt. As I spoke about recently with my post on becoming financially literate, having a large interest debt that I had to repay each month was sucking the life out of our finances and leaving us

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Protecting your assets with insurance

Here in Australia we have just had yet another cyclone that has battered the Queensland coast. Cyclones seem to be just a normal part of life for most residents of north Queensland, however despite this, every time one hits there is plenty of damage to both people and property. The cyclone that we had recently

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Changing your views on money and becoming financially literate

I’m sure that everyone knows someone that is struggling financially. It isn’t fun, and for some reason money is often considered one of those taboo topics where no one really likes to admit there might be a problem, or as for help if they need it. Quite often people don’t even realise they have an

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5 Myths about Property Investment Busted

There are many chances to be misled along the winding, often convoluted path that is property investment. Whether you’re looking to buy or sell, often the parties you are dealing with tell you anything to try and convince you one way or another

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Negotiating Pay And Other Conditions For A New Position

Being able to negotiate in any situation is a valuable skill to have, but it is particularly relevant when it comes to accepting a new position. Many of you will remember that recently I applied for a job and that I was talking about the things that I do to achieve success in an interview.

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Buying your First Car

Do you remember buying your first car? I do. It was a nerve wrecking time in my life. I knew nothing about cars and I had almost no money, but I knew that I needed a car if I was ever going to be able to get myself to and from work, or have the

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