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Doing your tax is also a good investment
Letter of the month
"Where have you cut back your spending over the past few months?"
You can say it without flowers, too • There are simple, practical, inexpensive ways to show someone you care
Small business is at a tipping point
Tenants need a fairer deal
PODCAST OF THE MONTH
Wages set to rise - but by how much?
Price of luxury is $25,000 a night
Sustainable ETFs gain in popularity
BUY RPM GLOBAL (RUL) The Intelligent Investor Gaurav Sodhi
Dealmaker who takes it to the world
Fact file • Founding partner of venture capital group OneVentures, which funds start-up companies. Aged in her 50s. Lives on Sydney's lower north shore.
Generous gesture but you could be hit CGT and stamp duty • Chris bought a home for her daughter and now wants her to become the legal owner
Home ownership is an important goal • Pia has $540k in savings, but is unsure where to invest it
Cars are a necessary evil, so save your money • Lorral is considering a novated lease as part of her salary package
Brother died without a will, so how can we fulfil his wishes? • Sue and her siblings face a complicated legal issue
Little to gain in spreading super around • Dave wants to wind up his SMSF and switch into an industry fund
Alternative way to invest for the kids • Jessica is nervous about bond returns under the new manager
Futureproof your home with an EV charger
You're killing it financially but think about your life goals • Perhaps you could go travelling overseas while you're still young
TAX TIME COUNTDOWN How to pay yourself a bonus • With the high cost of living, a juicy tax refund will be a welcome boost. So now is the perfect time to use our step-by-step guide to maximise your deductions and take advantage of other strategies to reduce your taxable income - legally, of course.
Super becomes a key deduction for a small business
ATO app reduces the paperwork
Four Rs to get your tax return right
Tips for prepping your portfolio
How capital gains tax is calculated
Watch out for the SG rip-off • Workers are missing out on billions of dollars of employer contributions, but there's a simple way to ensure they get their entitlements
How the problem could be fixed
It's your money: keep an eye on it
Car market's wild ride • Secondhand prices went crazy during the pandemic, but the market shows signs of cooling
When used is better than new
In search of greener pastures • The high cost of living is prompting many Aussie retirees to move offshore, but the simple life can become complicated without careful planning
How to win the credit game • Take full advantage of cards while avoiding expensive traps and pitfalls
Home sweet home for adult kids • Skyrocketing rents and high property prices prevent many young people from striking out on their own
How to devise an exit plan
Big question with a simple answer • If you're wondering how you can save more money, the golden rule will help make it happen
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