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From Dirt to Designer – A Guide to the Home Building Process

So, you’ve recently purchased a plot of land in hopes of building your dream home.   can be one of the most exciting processes of adult life – after all, you get to play pick and mix when it comes to what fittings and fixtures will become a part of …

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Being your own boss in a start up
BusinessInvesting

Startup Solutions – How to Ease Into First-Time Entrepreneurship

Starting a business or backing your idea can be a scary prospect. Taking an idea from its embryonic stage through to implementation can be a long and tough road. But making that jump into entrepreneurship is also a very exciting time as well. Taking your time to be considered and …

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InvestingLifestyle

Useful first-timer tips before financing a home

Unless you have a cache of money just lying around unused, chances are you’ll need a mortgage loan to help buy your dream home. If you’re looking to acquire a new home with financing, you may feel overwhelmed by everything you need to learn about the process. In this article, we will cover some of the things you need …

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How to rent our a investment property
Investing

The Landlord’s List – A Simplified Guide to Renting Out Your Property

Ah, being a landlord. As renters appear to be on the rise in Australia, with more families and individuals deciding to go with the rental life, rather than buying, now is the perfect time to rent out your property. However, this process can seem quite alien to newcomers, given the …

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Investing

Why you should have trading buddies

When you are trading in Forex, you are going to trade on your own or you are going to tare with the groups. Many people think they can have the better profit if they are in groups and they start their career in groups. When you are trading in Forex, …

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small business finance and loans
BusinessInvesting

How Small Business Lenders are Changing the Financing Landscape for Au Businesses

In the years gone by, traditional financial institutions such as banks were the sole custodians of business financing solutions in Australia. If you are a small business owner in need of startup/working/expansion capital, the bank is your best bet and God help you if the loan officer doesn’t like your …

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Sharing Is Caring – How to Spread the Stress of Entrepreneurship with a Shared Office

The world is a complex place for an entrepreneur. On the one hand, it’s never been easier to launch a business. Anybody with an internet connection and a good idea can do it. However, this level of access only raises the goalposts to unprecedented heights. If anybody can start a …

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InvestingPersonal Finance

3 Things You Should Do About your Finances in your 30s Before Turning 40

Your 30s is an important phase in life where you set the pace for what might be regarded as the second half of your life before you retire from working. Many people put their retirement plan on autopilot by just going with the flow instead taking charge of their finances. …

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InvestingLifestyle

5 Tips for Joining the Melbourne Coffee Game

Melbourne is known the world-over as one of the best coffee cities in the world. In the 1950’s, an influx of European immigrants lead to the beginning of Melbourne’s love affair with coffee, a passion that continues to this day. It is one of the best cities to visit as …

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Investing

3 Common Mistakes that Forex Investors Make

Forex can be seen as the most challenging of the markets, the patterns that emerge often seem entirely spontaneous. Luckily, this is far from being true. The trends that dominate the foreign exchange are actually driven by thousands of diverse external factors, helping to provide a clue to what will …

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