Money magazine helps you manage your finances by cutting through the jargon to deliver clear and precise information to help you save money and make the most of your investments. Each issue, you'll enjoy credible, well-researched reports and expert commentary from some of Australia's most respected financial writers.
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Letter of the month • Thanks for the tip: a ten-bagger is every investor’s dream
What prize or award have you won that you’re most proud of?
Trending in the right direction • Slow but steady is the way to go to get our lifestyle and our finances in better shape
NEWS & VIEWS
Covid-19 brings out the fraudsters • Australia recorded an alarming spike in scams during the coronavirus pandemic
Dream role for a doctor
Desperate to go caravanning
NEED PAUL’S HELP?
What will happen to the chooks?
Protect the rest of her dad’s $150k
Don’t chuck money out the window by paying off the mortgage
Take more risk with extra $100k
FHSSS is a sensible place to build a deposit
WINE SPOTLIGHT • 2018 Banta Box Montepulciano $13.95 (2 litre cask)
SPLURGE • 2018 Rockcliffe ‘Nautica’ Cabernet Sauvignon $100
Paul’s verdict: You could bank some profits and pay off your home • If you keep all three properties, start to spread your risk
We made $500k in a year: should we sell?
GOOD DEBT, BAD DEBT • Interest rates are at record lows and asset prices are rising. It’s a combination that could see the smart use of debt give investors a leg-up to increase wealth.
Home ownership has a price
WE HELP YOU TO FIND A BETTER DEAL
HOW WE CHOSE THE BEST • Leading comparison website InfoChoice provided data on a full range of products and services, with analysis and supplementary data provided by Rainmaker Information, to help Money bring you these awards.
BANK OF THE YEAR SUNCORP
BUSINESS BANK OF THE YEAR SUNCORP
NON-BANK LENDER OF THE YEAR LA TROBE FINANCIAL
CUSTOMER-OWNED INSTITUTION OF THE YEAR GREATER BANK
NON-BANK PERSONAL LENDER OF THE YEAR ALEX
BANK PERSONAL LENDER OF THE YEAR HSBC
CUSTOMER-OWNED PERSONAL LENDER OF THE YEAR MOVE BANK
BANK MONEY MINDER OF THE YEAR ME BANK
NON-BANK MONEY MINDER OF THE YEAR NEWCASTLE PERMANENT
CUSTOMER-OWNED MONEY MINDER OF THE YEAR HERITAGE BANK
BANK HOME LENDER OF THE YEAR BENDIGO BANK
NON-BANK HOME LENDER OF THE YEAR REDUCE HOME LOANS
CUSTOMER-OWNED HOME LENDER OF THE YEAR SYDNEY MUTUAL BANK
BANK CREDIT CARD ISSUER OF THE YEAR BANK OF MELBOURNE
NON-BANK CREDIT CARD ISSUER OF THE YEAR COLES
CUSTOMER-OWNED CREDIT CARD ISSUER OF THE YEAR BANK FIRST
BANK INVESTMENT LENDER OF THE YEAR ADELAIDE BANK
NON-BANK INVESTMENT LENDER OF THE YEAR FREEDOM LEND
CUSTOMER-OWNED INVESTMENT LENDER OF THE YEAR POLICE BANK
INSURER OF THE YEAR BUDGET DIRECT
MARGIN LENDER OF THE YEAR LEVERAGED EQUITIES
If it looks too good to be true ... • Nothing riles Money founder Paul Clitheroe more than the fraudsters who continue to steal investors’ money
Winners in a smarter world • The next generation in broadband technology will revolutionise how we work, play and invest
Beware your blind spots • Investors, like rugby coaches, may need to change tactics to win the game
Go in with your eyes wide open • When buying a business, it’s essential to make sure there are no financial skeletons in...