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    Is Australia’s housing market on the road to recovery?

    December 6, 2019

    The Australian housing market is on the upswing. The Australian housing market has been on a downward slide since 2018 when the market dropped to historic lows. From January to December 2018, Australia’s capital cities saw housing prices fall by an average of 5.1%. Sydney and Melbourne seem to be the two most affected cities […]

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    Why your organisation should not avoid risks!

    November 26, 2019

    What defines ‘risk’ and how does your organisation manage them? Risk is defined as the “effect of uncertainty on objectives”. There are both internal and external risks that may compromise an organisation’s ability to achieve its objectives. As such, it is crucial for organisations to be aware of and manage various risks that they are […]

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    Accru Tax Alert – November 2019

    November 20, 2019

    Taxation Developments Take a look at our snapshot of taxation developments that may affect your business, investments or superannuation. Please get in touch if you need our help. As this is just a snapshot, we understand if you would like to discuss these issues further. Please get in contact with one of our Tax Specialists today […]

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    Should you avoid the WAAAX stocks?

    November 19, 2019

    Make sure you understand what you’re investing in. Investor’s worldwide love to be able to discuss stocks that have had extraordinary performances over a short period of time. Over the past couple of decades in particular, the technology sector has been at the forefront of some incredible investment returns. As much as it’s nice to […]

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  • Lending

    Your 5 Step Checklist to Refinancing

    November 14, 2019

    With interest rates at all time lows, it’s time to review your mortgage! Ensure you are paying the lowest possible rate on your mortgage with less stress and more money! Our Lending Specialists can help save you thousands by following these 5 simple steps set out below. Refinancing Checklist 1. Gather information to find the […]

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    Auditor or Accountant?

    October 28, 2019

    What’s the difference between an accountant and an auditor? The accountant and auditor roles are often confused for each other. With many differences and similarities; the two functions are sometimes interchangeable. Accountants Accountants accumulate daily financial transactions and report on the performance, financial position and cash flows of a business. Duties can include governing the […]

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    Accru Tax Alert – October 2019

    October 23, 2019

    Taxation Developments Take a look at our snapshot of taxation developments that may affect your business, investments or superannuation. Please get in touch if you need our help. As this is just a snapshot, we understand if you would like to discuss these issues further. Please get in contact with one of our Tax Specialists today […]

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    Another rate cut, another record low – what does this mean for you?

    October 23, 2019

    What a rate cut could mean for your financial plans. As the economy continues to resist government efforts to reinvigorate its growth, the Reserve Bank of Australia enacted another rate cut. The latest action brings down the rate to a record low of 0.75 per cent. Banks, investors, the real estate industry and others will […]

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    The importance of having a reliable travel card

    September 30, 2019

    Learn how to easily access your money overseas. If you’re travelling overseas for business or pleasure, it’s important to have easy access to your money. There are lots of options on the market, including debit cards, credit cards, and dedicated pre-paid travel money cards. While accessibility should be your biggest concern, it’s also important to […]

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    Accru Tax Alert – September 2019

    September 23, 2019

    Taxation Developments Take a look at our snapshot of taxation developments that may affect your business, investments or superannuation. Please get in touch if you need our help. As this is just a snapshot, we understand if you would like to discuss these issues further. Please get in contact with one of our Tax Specialists today […]

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