Planning

5 ways to boost your retirement fund

For many Australians, superannuation makes up the bulk of their retirement funds. How can you make sure your super stays healthy?

7 Nov 2018 Read More
Planning

Avoiding future shock: why you need a retirement plan

Are you ready to throw in work, pick up sticks, pack your bags and head off into the sunset? Then I hope you have a retirement plan in place or you may find your dreams become nightmares before too long. Follow YBI’s tips and you’ll be sipping Mai Tai’s on the beach in no time.

Retiring well is all in the planning. If you want to enjoy your retirement, then you need to have your goals set and an idea of what you need to do to get there.  Putting a retirement strategy in place today will pay off for your tomorrows.

29 Oct 2018 Read More
Borrowing

Refinancing your home loan is easier than you think

Many homeowners put refinancing into the too hard basket but a new tool from uno Home Loans is changing the landscape forever.

29 Oct 2018 Read More
Planning

Superannuation myths and truths

Separate the facts from fiction and discover the truth about how superannuation will impact your retirement and that of future generations. Cec Busby reports.

29 Oct 2018 Read More
Planning

Retirement Jargon buster

When it comes to your retirement and superannuation, it’s easy to be bamboozled by all the financial terms. Our jargon buster will help you understand the fine print.

29 Oct 2018 Read More
Planning

5 ways to boost your retirement fund

For many Australians, superannuation makes up the bulk of their retirement funds. How can you make sure your super stays healthy?

With the cost of living rising and property values dropping, ensuring you’ve done everything you can to keep your superannuation in tip-top shape is essential if you want a carefree retirement. Follow these 5 steps to boost your super without having to fork out more of your hard-earned cash in the process.

29 Oct 2018 Read More
Protecting
Coping with financial crisis

Coping with financial crisis

Sometimes life throws you curve balls – the loss of a job, a partner or unexpected medical emergency can deplete savings and leave you struggling with debt. Seeking assistance is the first step towards solving your financial woes.
Use your bank, credit card statements and utility bills to get a full understanding of what you are spending, where and when.
Don’t wait ‘til you are behind in payments to try to sort things out.
10 Aug 2018 Read More
Planning
Good debt versus bad debt

Good debt versus bad debt

Understanding the difference between good debt and bad debt will help you to avoid debt stressors on the road to pursuing wealth. YBI explains the difference.

Good debts are often used to build long-term wealth.

Bad debts tend to have no real value or are an asset that decreases in value.

10 Aug 2018 Read More
Protecting
Drowning in Debt? Grab a life-line

Drowning in Debt? Grab a life-line

With interest rates on the rise and a mortgage rate hike looking likely in the future, is it time you considered consolidating your debt?

A balance transfer can be a great option if you can make it work to your advantage.

Remember though, this zero interest honeymoon period is only for a limited time.

10 Aug 2018 Read More