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Maroba Caring Communities Transition to Care Guide

Are you or a loved one considering moving into an aged care facility? Maroba Caring Communities Transition to Care Guide is an essential read to help provide some clarity into the transition process into aged care. It will outline some of the decisions you may need to make, step you through the application process, and give you some […]

Bsquare Business Consulting

Here at Insight we are all about innovation and improving our processes. Recently we caught up with Brendan Baily from Bsquare Business Consulting who shared what they are all about, click here to read on.

Super in your 20s. Boring? Doesn’t have to be!

Superannuation is for the oldies, right? In some ways that’s true, but even in your twenties there are good reasons to take a bit more interest in your super. The average 25-year-old has around $10,000 in super, but the decisions you make now, even with relatively small sums of money, could earn you hundreds of […]

Mad Hatters Heart Matters Event

We have many conversations with clients affected directly by Heart health, or through a close family member, either through heart attack, cardiac arrest or other arrhythmia issues in their lifetime. We meet many clients that feel lucky having survived a significant event with their heart or the heart of a family or friend that had […]

Property investors to lose out from proposed budget changes

The 2017 Federal Budget, handed down by Treasurer Scott Morrison on Tuesday night, 9th May at 7:30pm AEST includes proposed changes which will affect residential property investors Australia-wide. The Australian Tax Office (ATO) allows owners of income producing property to claim depreciation deductions for the wear and tear that occurs to a building’s structure and […]

What to watch from the Budget? – Adviser Update

What to watch from the Budget? There are lots of opinion pieces about the 2017 budget. We caught up to discuss the things our advisers noted in this year’s budget rollout. Was there anything that surprised you? There’s a sneaky change that has been announced for the Liquid Assets waiting period (LAWP) that affects new […]

GPS Wealth Budget Update – The “Loaves & Fishes” 2017 Federal Budget

Prepared by Grahame Evans – GPS Managing Director When I sat down to listen to Scott Morrison last night, I had very little expectation of any worthwhile initiatives, considering the disappointments of the last few budgets. However, I must say I was pleasantly surprised. In a political and economic world of uncertainty, the Treasurer provided some visibility […]

Explaining the upcoming $1.6m transfer balance cap

Of all the major changes to superannuation coming this year, probably the most confusing is the new “transfer balance cap”. In this article we’ve answered the most common questions to help you understand how it will work and to plan ahead. What is the transfer balance cap? The transfer balance cap is a new limit […]