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Cash Is Not Only King But Also The Entire Royal Family!

November 25, 2015 | Lisa Stoneham

Small business profit and loss

It is certainly not overstating the truth to say that cash is everything to your business. In a nutshell if you run out of cash that is the end of your business. After all your business cannot survive on love and fresh air alone! Don’t make the mistake of assuming profit and cash are the […]

Women Need Financial Advice for Women

November 13, 2015 | Marisa Hoffenberg

Women need different financial advice from the male-dominated financial world.

Women are pretty vulnerable when it comes to money – we need more but earn less. Our security can only come through understanding our own needs then gaining the knowledge and confidence to address them. As most financial planners are men, it comes as no surprise that financial plans are built around men. It’s time […]

6 Reasons Why Women Avoid Managing Their Finances

October 15, 2015 | Marisa Hoffenberg

There is no reason why women should not handle their finances.

I don’t have time This is the most common excuse. Between a career, managing the house and looking after the kids we don’t have a second spare. To put having no time in perspective, it’s like saying “I just don’t get a chance to buy the pill”. It is a pretty high risk approach. My […]

What Is Your Money Personality?

September 15, 2015 | Marisa Hoffenberg

These money personalities give advice for smarter financial choices.

Rather than falling down the same hole a hundred times – understanding how you relate to money can help you make better decisions on how to save, spend and invest. Inspired by the simplicity of my son’s Mr Men collection, here is my own collection of: Little Miss Security, Little Miss Spender, Little Miss Avoider and […]

What’s Happening In The Sydney Property Market?

September 10, 2015 | Julie Crockett

investment property

It’s hard to believe but the Sydney property market shows no signs of slowing down and many are left wondering why it hasn’t yet reached it’s peak. The answer is, there are still many factors that continue to drive this market. 1. Record low interest rates mean that access to “cheap” money has made buying […]

Tax-Planning Doesn’t Have To Be Hard Work!

June 16, 2015 | Dianna Jacobsen

Taxation Planning 2015

As anyone in business will be aware, we are almost at the end of yet another financial year. “So what?” you ask? Well, now is the perfect time to be checking on your ‘numbers’ for the past year, and scheduling a visit to your accountant, to tally up your 2014-2015 totals to date, and to […]

Please Explain! Jargon Vs Terminology in Financial Matters

June 2, 2015 | Janet Culpitt

Ensure you review and diarise the new Franchising Code of Conduct.

It’s necessary to have at least some financial knowledge, regardless of whether you hire someone to manage your finances or you manage your own. Financial skills can help you make the right decisions, and help you discuss your finances with your accountant, advisor, financial institution, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO). Ever found your accountant asking […]

Fifty Shades of Financial Affairs

May 28, 2015 | Janet Culpitt

How to manage cash flow

Being fellow networkers, thanks to WNA, I am sure you all realise the importance of connecting with others. It is also important with regards to your financial affairs. Networking has a definition of “the exchange of information or services among individuals, groups, or institutions; specifically: the cultivation of productive relationships for employment or business” (source […]

How To Get Exactly What You Want In Life

May 19, 2015 | Leo Eliades

Success looks different to all of us

A famous line from years ago, “Rise early, work hard, strike oil”. Can this be the premise and the all important action that gets you what you want in  life? After years of personal experiences as well as from observing others it seems at least partly true. It all comes down to your personal expectation […]

There Is Good And Bad In Everything

April 27, 2015 | Janet Culpitt

Take control of your debt management before it takes control of you.

I intend to make 2015 a great year for me. I have set goals that will mean stretching out of my comfort zone. Debt management is one of those goals. I plan to clear a debt created years ago, it was a necessary debt at the time it was taken out. A quick fix is not […]