Bruce Brammall, The West Australian, 15 January, 2018 Put your beer down. It’s time for an argument. I know it’s January and still holidays, but this is about taxing … Read More Sights on property investors. Negative gearing, CGT are back in the spotlight
Bruce Brammall, The West Australian, 11 December 2017 Hang in there, dudes and dudettes. You’re nearly done. There’s only a week or two to go until most of us … Read More Christmas is coming! Hang in there!
Bruce Brammall, The West Australian, 4 December 2017 So, we now have a royal commission into the banking sector. A bloody big microscope is bound to find some really … Read More Royal commission to miss property investment
Bruce Brammall, The West Australian, 13 November 2017 Surveys, yardsticks and statistics – if you care about your own personal finance, these are usually a staple part of your information … Read More Time for Twits to take note
The stakes are high, the gearing a bit dizzy … it’s a love affair that keeps Australians smitten, even though so many are so bad at this game. Property … Read More Property pitfalls to steer clear of
If you want to scare the crap out of yourself, just for fun, go google “mortgage stress”. I did. Turns out catastrophe is about a heart beat away. Apparently, … Read More Chill – A housing apocalypse is not coming
With a world of investment opportunity out there … why would anyone focus their attention on interest rates on savings? Why? Sadly, because everyone still needs to hold … Read More Cash as king is dead. Where to now for the folding stuff?
Here’s an unlikely financial advice question: “Where does your favourite pizza come from?” When we last moved house, we moved out of delivery range of my favourite pizza delivery … Read More Behind-the-scene look at advisers
In any job, industry or profession, if you’re around long enough, you get to know the lies that are told during a transaction. For example … teachers and students, … Read More It pays not to tell lies to insurers
“Frothing at the mouth”: a description of someone white hot with rage, ranting feverishly over what is usually not much of an issue. This is something I … Read More Trust issues with Shorten’s plan