President Joe Biden -Economic recovery in USA

US President-elect Joe Biden has unveiled the plan for a $US 1.9 trillion stimulus package. This stimulus aims to control the Coronavirus situation and recover the economy. The package plans to allocate $400 billion towards their COVID-19 response. This includes accelerating their national vaccination program. It also plans to deliver a $1400 direct payment to […]

Negotiating a Commercial Lease Agreement

Commercial leases are often a long-term commitment. The terms and conditions can also be more complex than a residential agreement. As such, it not uncommon for businesses and landlords to negotiate the terms of their commercial lease. Why should I negotiate? Rent can often be a big expense for businesses. Negotiating can help you obtain […]

Savings and Income Tax cuts

Most Aussies have had the opportunity to save up some money during lockdown. Many of our usual activities such as eating out, commuting to work and going on holiday were put on hold. This has led to many people cutting back on their expenses and rethinking their finances. The Mid Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook […]

Faster than expected Economic Growth

The Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook has delivered some promising news for businesses. The Australian economy is showing signs of a faster than expected recovery. The size of an economy is typically measured by the total production of goods and services in the economy which is called gross domestic product (GDP). In this economic update […]

Benefits from record low Interest Rates

During the year 2020 we saw Home Loan interest rates fall to record lows. With the RBA cash rate expected to stay at 0.1% for at least another 3 years, Home Loan rates are likely to stay low in 2021. Low interest rates can provide ongoing benefits to both home buyers and existing mortgage holders. […]