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  • 10 Financial tips before and after children - Accru Melbourne
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    10 financial tips for before and after children

    May 22, 2018

    What should you do financially before and after you have a child? Pre birth Private Health Insurance – if you want to use a Private Hospital you need Private Health Insurance (including pregnancy) at least 12 months before the child is born (some insurers are longer). Yes, this means signing up well before… Centrelink – check […]

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    Nanny vs Child Care

    May 4, 2018

    Am I Financially Better off Employing a Nanny? In 2018, there were substantial changes to child care benefits and child care rebates. These were replaced by the Child Care Subsidy which is determined by three separate tests detailed below. These changes were designed to increase assistance for lower income households and accordingly reduce benefits for those families […]

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  • Financial Advisors go above and beyond - Accru Melbuorne
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    Accru Wealth Management – we go above and beyond!

    April 30, 2018

    How we go above and beyond as Financial Advisors! As discussed in our previous article “What Is Important To You, Is Paramount To Us!”, Accru Wealth Management pride ourselves on delivering tailored, holistic advice to our clients, ensuring that their individual objectives are met and financial position considered. Not only is it critical to us […]

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  • Financial Advisors not Product Salesmen - Accru Wealth Management
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    Accru Wealth Management – we are Financial Advisors, not Product Salesmen!

    April 26, 2018

    Super product advice – how we ensure it’s the right fit for you! Many Australians hold the bulk of their wealth within superannuation, consequently, having the right super fund product can have a significant impact on your ability to achieve your financial goals and maintain your savings during retirement. There are multiple super fund options […]

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  • Wealth Management banking royal commission - Accru Melbourne
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    Accru Wealth Management – we value our clients!

    April 24, 2018

    What is important to you, is paramount to us! The media has been abuzz of late with discussion of revelations and discoveries from the current banking Royal Commission. The recent focus of the commission has been on the wealth management businesses associated with the big banks and needless to say, some of the matters exposed […]

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    Checklist: Moving into an Aged Care Facility

    April 9, 2018

    Moving into an Aged Care Facility? Moving into an Aged Care Facility can be a stressful time for both the person moving into the facility and also their family. This often forces people to defer moving into Aged Care Facilities and remain in their family homes for too long and without the appropriate levels of […]

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    Binding Financial Agreements – Don’t Let One Awkward Conversation Break The Bank!

    March 6, 2018

    Protect your assets wisely to stay secure in your perfect relationship! Do you think that you’re in the most perfect relationship with the most perfect partner? Well you may be, but there’s no certainty that it’s a lasting one. You can however, ensure certainty of protecting your assets through Binding Financial Agreements (BFA’s, Financial Agreement, […]

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    Simple method to save for that specialty item

    February 16, 2018

    What is the best way to save? One of the many pleasures in life is being able to successfully save for that one specialty item that you have always wanted; it can be anything from a new car, to a holiday or maybe even the wedding of your dreams. Unfortunately for a lot of us, […]

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  • New Year Resolutions - Notepad
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    New Year, New Financial Resolution

    January 3, 2018

    Challenge yourself to ask questions about your finances Are you already questioning the overly optimistic New Year’s resolutions you may have set for yourself? It’s not too late to revise and reset these resolutions now! Here are five achievable financial goals to tick off your list. Not only will it feel great to have met […]

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  • Dealing with financial stress - Accru Melbourne
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    Dealing with financial stress

    November 16, 2017

    Australians are experiencing the lowest level of wages growth in at least two decades (just 1.9% last financial year) and underemployment is a feature of our current labour market. Along with this, we have soaring energy prices, high levels of indebtedness and the prospect of higher interest rates on the way. Some Australian households could […]

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