Embarking on a journey of financial decluttering can yield remarkable results, akin to the transformative effects of decluttering our physical and mental spaces. As a New Year's resolution, consider adopting this practice to not only streamline your financial life but also usher in joy, serenity, confidence, and a more positive outlook.
If you are considering salary packaging your home loan, it's crucial to understand the potential benefits and limitations of this financial strategy. Salary packaging, commonly associated with fringe benefits, allows employees to use pre-tax income to cover certain expenses.
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No one has achieved financial freedom with a January resolution that’s abandoned by February!
“Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen six, result happiness. Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure twenty-pound ought and six, result misery.” – Charles Dickens
The above quote by Charles Dickens captures the essence of this article. Spend less than you earn and the result is happiness! We all know this to be true, so why do some of us struggle with cashflow?
It is the start of the new financial year – we all know this as the constant bombardment of TV and print ads tell us all about the sales and the discounts available. You have just spoken to your accountant and lo behold you are due a refund – for argument’s sake let us say about $1,000. You now have a decision to make – is that new 4K Hi definition TV appealing or are there other more boring ideas. Let us investigate.