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There are a number of other strategies that you can implement before 30 June to improve your tax position such as: Prepay interest on a fixed investments loan – by prepaying 12 months interest enables you to bring forward a tax deductible expense. Selling asContinue Reading...

A great article by Bina Brown on page 28 of the weekends Australian Financial Review (2-3 November 2013). Bina writes how younger investors are using margin loans to create wealth and a deposit for their first home. This is the type of strategy we have been imContinue Reading...

Economists for years have conveyed the ‘Wealth Effect Theory’. What this theory basically means is that when people’s perceived wealth increases the more they will spend. The two key ways that people will experience increased wealth is when the share marContinue Reading...

It is becoming more difficult to reduce your tax payable in today’s environment. However, there are still a few key strategies available to you. 1.       Borrowing to invest – negative gearing Negative gearing is where you borrow to invest and the coContinue Reading...