Bruce Brammall, The West Australian, 6 June, 2023 Australia’s rapidly growing “mortgage prisoner” population, who have felt the noose tightening around their necks, could soon be handed a major reprieve. … Read More The great mortgage jailbreak
Bruce Brammall, The West Australian, 13 December, 2021 … Read More Big wins in a better year
I am staggering, limping, into Christmas. Happens every year. Work like crazy through December … to end another year of crazy. Attend about 50 pre-Christmas catchups, leaving a liver in … Read More Gen X’s greatest financial challenge is now
WHOA! Hold on a minute. I have to choose? Um, I can’t. Further, I won’t. If you think the decision is simply about which … Read More Fixed versus variable – what to do now?
Easy! Borrow until your nose bleeds, you can’t sleep at night, or you’re finding it hard to breathe. Then pay a little back. Nope. That’s definitely not the way to … Read More How much debt is too much?
Well, that depends, doesn’t it? Perhaps just wriggle your way into a some $10 Kris Kringles, and you’ll be right, hey bro? But, sadly, a tenner won’t wrap a six-pack … Read More Short of dough for Xmas shopping? Read this
Wrong question. Try this one: “How much do you love your partner and/or kids?” Life insurance covers your family when you can’t fog up a mirror anymore. That is, you’re … Read More Too much love/insurance ain’t enough
Sometimes, saving is easy. Other times, some effort is required. Occasionally, you need to have a little fight. Mrs DebtMan announced a year ago that by driving an extra … Read More How to save $100 a week fast!
Been thinking about a self-managed super fund? Listen to your gut. What’s it telling you? If you’ve been researching SMSF … and you think you’ve got the requirements covered … Read More Considering starting a SMSF? Then read this first.
Pick winners. Punt big. Celebrate hard. Shout lots of drinks when you win, so everyone knows you’re the bomb! That’s the dream. The reality can be a nightmare when you’re … Read More Melbourne Cup betting form guide … stick to real investments.