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Seven common retirement mistakes

Seven common retirement mistakes

Seven common retirement mistakes

When it comes to retirement, knowing what not to do is just as important as ...

Save on your car costs

Save on your car costs

Save on your car costs

Reduce your car costs with these five money-saving tips.

Tips for stretching a fixed income

Tips for stretching a fixed income

Tips for stretching a fixed income

Money-saving tips to help stretch a fixed income

Calls to cap tax advice deductions

Calls to cap tax advice deductions

Calls to cap tax advice deductions

Labor’s $3000 limit on accounting deductions will only hit millionaires.

How older Australians can refinance their mortgage

How older Australians can refinance their mortgage

How older Australians can refinance their mortgage

Don’t believe the myth that older borrowers can’t refinance their home loan.

Should you really refinance?

Folders sit on the desk for refinancing

Should you really refinance?

Is refinancing your debt always the best way to get your finances in order?

Superannuation

What is your super fund hiding?

Some super funds falling short of their public disclosure requirements.

Shine a light

Are super savings going up in smoke?

ASIC finds some super funds have inappropriate default settings.

Up in smoke

Time to review your super?

The 1 July changes to super are just days away, so what do you need to do?

Time to act

Banking & Investment

How much will the bank levy cost you?

The Australia Institute has calculated how much the bank levy will cost if it’s passed on.

Will you be out of pocket?

Banking sector opportunity

Marcus Padley looks at what the bank levy means for bank shares.

An opportunity?

Is some of this $1.1 billion yours?

ASIC urges Australians to do a search to find if they are owed missing money.

Start the search

Credit Cards

ATM skimming explained

ATM skimming scammers cost Australians close to $40 million a year.

Protect yourself

Debit or credit card?

If you’re sensible with your spending, is credit or debit better?

Protect your money

Is your credit card being scammed?

Here’s how to spot the warning signs of a credit card scam.

Spotting scams

Property

Top seven mistakes renters make

Here are the top seven mistakes that can get renters into trouble.

Tenancy traps

Tax implications of renting a room

Margaret wants to know how renting out a room will affect her tax liability.

Will I pay CGT?

Market squeeze locking out renters

Renters are being pushed out of the market with fewer affordable properties.

Pensioners hardest hit

Insurance

Are super savings going up in smoke?

ASIC finds some super funds have inappropriate default settings.

Up in smoke

Is some of this $1.1 billion yours?

ASIC urges Australians to do a search to find if they are owed missing money.

Start the search

Save on your health insurance

If you or a family member has served in the defence force you could save.

Are you eligible?

Legal & General

Top five estate planning mistakes

Avoiding these top five estate planning mistakes could save a lot of hassle.

Mistakes to avoid

Pros and cons of being a guarantor

Legal expert Rod Cunich outlines the pros and cons of being a guarantor.

Should you sign?

Blocking inheritance of family home

Legal expert Rod Cunich offers this general advice to Kerry’s inheritance question.

Cutting sister out

Mortgage & Home Loans

How older Australians can refinance their mortgage

Don’t believe the myth that older borrowers can’t refinance their home loan.

Home loans

The pros and cons of downsizing

Should you downsize? Listing the pros and cons may help you to decide.

Is it right for you?

Pros and cons of equity release

A number of Australians are considering equity release products, to manage finances.

Is it for you?

Seniors Finance

Can you get free financial help?

Can you can access reliable financial information for free?

Free money advice

How to make $100 fast

Would you have a hard time coming up with $100 on short notice?

Fast money

Seven ways to never pay full price

Our list of cheeky tricks will have you never having to pay full price again.

Never pay full price

Finance News

YLC takes your views to Canberra

Recently, we asked your thoughts on tax and now you will be heard.

Your voice will be heard

Five tax time tips

It’s that time of year again when many Australians complete their ‘dreaded’ tax returns.

Handy tax-time hints

Five weird tax deductions

Here are five weird tax deductions that are perfectly legitimate.

Can you claim these?

News

Health insurance cop fires blanks

ACCC report: health insurance umpire is a toothless tiger.

Umpire without a whistle

5 questions to ask your planner

Here are five important questions retirees forget to ask their planner.

Ask your planner

Seven ways to never pay full price

Our list of cheeky tricks will have you never having to pay full price again.

Never pay full price

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