Money For Lunch – Finance

First-time homeowners: Choosing between adjustable and fixed rate mortgages

November 2, 2016 7:52 AM0 comments

Mortgage interest rates still continue to fall in Australia, with dozens of cheap deals even getting cheaper despite the cash rate staying on hold. In fact, about 180 fixed and variable rate loans fell in September and now a large chunk of propositions is well below the four percent mark […]

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4 Methods to Reduce Your Dental Practice Expenses

October 21, 2016 9:34 AM0 comments
4 Methods to Reduce Your Dental Practice Expenses

Your dental practice most likely has numerous running expenses each month, all of which will have an effect on your bottom line profit. There are a few methods you can implement that will help reduce these expenses – without having to sacrifice the quality or efficiency level of your work. […]

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Baby On Board: Saving Money When Starting A Family

October 17, 2016 1:39 PM0 comments

    Starting a family can be an expensive undertaking, and it isn’t something you should undertake lightly. And though there isn’t some precise financial marker that you need to meet in order to get married or have children, entering into this phase of life unprepared can contribute to the […]

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The Future of Wealth Management

October 5, 2016 6:32 AM0 comments

  The incoming huge transfer in wealth from the aging generation to the younger baby boomers is inevitable, and this trend is slowly transforming the entire wealth management industry. New investors are needed in the midst of data explosion and the rise of online generations and robo-advisors. Face-to-face meetings are […]

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Are Your Business Finances Leaving You Uneasy?

September 30, 2016 11:15 AM0 comments

It should not come as a major surprise that some business owners are feeling the pinch when it comes to their financial well-being. In some cases, the problems they are dealing with are really not their own fault. Whether it is a challenged economy, being outnumbered and outgunned by big […]

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Does Your Business Have a Rainy Day Fund?

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When was the last time you stopped to give your business finances a solid assessment? If you’re running a small business, making sure you have a healthy financial situation becomes even more important, especially given the fact that smaller companies tend to have less of a rainy day fund available […]

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Successfully Manage Your Household Budget with this Helpful Guide

September 8, 2016 11:45 AM0 comments

Managing a household budget for many families can feel like attempting to hold water in your hands. No matter how tightly you hold your hands and fingers together, the water always seems to strain through. These steps can help you get a handle on your spending in relation to your […]

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How Do You Know When To Hire An Accountant?

August 17, 2016 7:47 AM0 comments

    Accountants are financial and tax experts that many businesses use each year. There are plenty of good reasons why it makes sense to hire an accountant. But, what some people don’t realise is they can hire them at different stages. That means they don’t need to get used […]

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Financial Institution Internships: Where They Can Lead You

August 11, 2016 11:27 AM0 comments

The financial services sector is full of appealing internship opportunities. In many instances, interns at banks, investment firms, mortgage lenders, and other financial institutions actually pay a little bit. Yet more than the pay, these internships prepare young men and women for careers in the world of finance. Therefore, if […]

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Different Kinds of Businesses You Can Start

August 5, 2016 8:19 AM0 comments

Sooner or later we all get that urge: the urge to tell our bosses…well, nothing pretty. We dream about leaving the nagging supervisor and nosey coworkers behind and going our own ways. A decade ago that was little more than a pipe dream for most people. Keeping the miserable but […]

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