Selling your home, particularly in a competitive market, can be quite a daunting experience. Which agent do I work with? How much should my asking price be? Is now the right time to sell, or even buy? With summer now in full swing, now is the perfect time to start thinking about spring cleaning your property portfolio come the New Year. The only problem is that other people may have the same idea.
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Recent changes by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) have led to a significant tightening of investment lending criteria by the major lenders.
Fortunately, there are still numerous ways for investors to discover a loan that's right for their circumstances.
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It should come as no surprise that managing your finances (i.e. how much you spend, save, and invest) can have a significant impact on your life. But surprisingly enough, many people don’t know where to begin when looking at their finances. It’s a task that can easily become overwhelming. But with a few tips to set your best foot forward, understanding your finances and preparing financially for the future can be made oh so simple. Here’s how to get started:
Thinking about your finances can be strenuous enough, let alone seeking out a financial planner for advice and assistance. Where do you even begin your search? You may already know the basics of ‘spend less than you make’, and ‘work hard to save hard’. But a financial planner can offer so much more than just telling you what you already know. These guys are experts in their field when it comes to finance, investments, budgets, and property.
When it comes to simplifying your life, your finances are probably the last thing on your mind. Sure you can save the extra $5 by dismissing your daily cup of coffee. Or you could even use public transport to get to work, saving money on fuel and parking. But without a structured plan to help you keep an eye on your finances, it can become very easy to slip back into old habits.
A number of us dream of working for ourselves, and with diligent work and good organisation, independent work can bring financial and lifestyle rewards - alongside huge individual fulfillment. In any case, without the reinforcement of a regular pay, running your own show calls for careful cash administration.
Have you considered refinancing your home? Sounds daunting, doesn’t it? But with a bit of time, planning, and some helpful advice, adjusting your finances may just be the best decision you'll ever make…
We know the word 'Budget' isn't necessarily the most exciting word in the dictionary, but it's an important one to say the least. At Advanced Wealth Group, we're frequently asked for finance and money management tips and our first question is always, 'do you have a budget in place?'. Today we're going to address this hot topic and give you some of our favourite money management tips to help you get your finances under control and grow your wealth without the stress.
When you're looking to improve your financial situation, the best place to start is by trying to save money. Unfortunately saving is never the most exciting prospect, but there are ways to make it more appealing. For instance, wouldn't you be more apt to try to save money if you knew you were helping the environment at the same time?
We have good news for you: going green is one of the best ways to save money.