Free Financial Planning eBooks

Our expert team of financial planners has created a series of free eBooks that cover a range of financial topics including investing, tax, transition to retirement, superannuation and more. Our eBooks are aimed at helping Australians stay informed on financial advice and planning; and better understand the basics of financial planning issues.

Financial planning for inheritance and windfalls

Sometimes life can take an unexpected turn and you find yourself in possession of an asset or sum of money through an inheritance or windfall.  When this happens many are unsure of how to proceed. In this eBook provide insights on what you should consider so you can make the most of your new wealth.

 

Financial planning for buying property in superannuation

Using a SMSF to invest in real estate can be highly rewarding, but it also can be complex and not suited to everyone.  In this eBook we’ll give you an overview on purchasing property inside SMSFs and help you determine whether an SMSF is right for you.

 

Financial planning for your baby

While having a baby can be one of the most exciting times in your life, it can put pressure on family finances. In this eBook we look at the main financial considerations, with the goal of helping you better prepare for this busy, but very exciting time.

 

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Insights

October 30, 2018

What tax deductions can you claim working from home?

Working from home can be great from a tax perspective, but there are a few things to keep in mind. Here's what you need to know. 
October 30, 2018

Are millennials spending too much due to social media?

While it was once about keeping up with the neighbours, is the rise of the Insta celebrity making us want more? The pressure to have a certain lifestyle may be affecting the way we manage our money, but it doesn't have to be that way. 
October 30, 2018

Why it’s ok not to buy a house

While there is a general belief that if you don't own a home you'll never get ahead financially, this isn't necessarily the case. There are many other ways you can invest for the future. Here are some other options to consider. 

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