• Wealth creation and Millennials

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    It's no secret that Millennials tend to receive a bad rap in the media. Magazines and newspapers are regularly filled with articles broadcasting the supposed sorry virtues of Generation Y - you can practically hear the writers tisk-tisking and …

  • Is renting or owning better for wealth creation?

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    The conflict between owning and renting a home is one of those age-old debates Australians are likely to never agree on . It's an important question to answer for your life goals in general, but it's also crucial to the matter of wealth …

  • Wealth building for dummies: Part five

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    In the final part of our series on wealth building, we come to perhaps the most important section of all: tips on protecting your wealth. If you've managed to amass a significant amount of wealth through disciplined saving and smart …

  • Wealth building for dummies: Part four

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    So you've put your investment strategy into action and have a built well-performing portfolio. You've gone from having little to no wealth to having a range of profitable assets that you'll be able to leverage to meet your future goals. …

  • Wealth building for dummies: Part three

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    We've explained to you the core concepts of wealth building and how to take your first steps in this process. If you've finally reached your savings target, now comes the exciting part - you actually get to invest. Although 'investing' …

  • Wealth building for dummies: Part two

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    In the first part of our five-part series on wealth building for beginners, we explained some of the basic terminology and concepts surrounding wealth creation. Now, if you're ready to begin really taking charge of your financial future, we …

  • Wealth building for dummies: Part one

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    When you're still in the early part of your career, working out a strategy for building long-term wealth mightn't seem like a high priority. You've got all the time in the world to think about your financial future, right? In fact, this …

  • Top tips for tip top tax savings

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    If you've been reading MOVO's Life & Money blog over the last little while, you should now hopefully be well aware of the kinds of tax deductions you can make, and other potential tax planning strategies. But knowing about the tax …

  • Incoming! - a short explanation of the income tax

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    There are few things in this world as difficult to wrap your head around as the tax system. Although we'd like to think Australia's taxes are a little less complicated than some of the labyrinthine laws and codes found in other countries, our …