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
Bruce Brammall, The West Australian, 30 October 2017 It can be a headache of super proportions. And once thought about is something too many banish from their minds. “What … Read More Take control and avoid super pain
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?
Teeth will gnash and grind … but for many, this month marks the end of an era for superannuation. An era when super was simple and generous. And, possibly, … Read More Super does the time warp again
There’s a fine line between pleasure and pain”. I’m tipping there are a few people surveying Perth’s property market feeling that at the moment. The following relates specifically … Read More On the property merry-go-round
The last time a government tried to help young’uns to boost their super savings … well, it was the stupidest idea ever. In the 2008 Budget, Kevin Rudd gave … Read More Big improvement on Rudd’s dudd