2024-25 Federal Budget Recap

In his 2024 Federal Budget speech, treasurer, Jim Chalmers, announced that ‘The number one priority of this government and this Budget is helping Australians with the cost of living’. But what exactly does that mean? Let’s take a closer look at what the 2024 Budget proposes – An average tax cut of $1,888 in 2024-25 […]

Charting a course to financial recovery

An adviser explaining to an old women

Australian Bureau of Statistics, (ABS) figures indicate that between 2017-2018 and 2019-2020 total average household debt rose from $190,000 to $204,000. That’s an increase of over 7% in two years! The reasons why would make for an interesting study, however a more pressing question might be what can we do about it? Combine high levels […]