Category Archives: Ideas

The Biggest Investment Myth of All
I didn’t think it was possible but Mario is lost for words. Absolutely speechless. On the meeting table in front of he and Maria is a plastic hand grenade and a three bedroom house made out of lego. It’s a disturbing site
Why Your House Is Not An Asset
Not surprisingly, Mario feels offended when I suggest his house is not an asset. If he didn’t know me better, he would have told me exactly what he thought, expletives and all! But he trusts there must be a method behind my
The Difference Between Investments and Acquisitons
Ken and Barbie would like to build an investment portfolio and possibly reduce their tax. They have some savings but want to keep them as a buffer. Instead, they take out a line of credit against their home for $200,000 and make
If I Was A Parent
I know some things are easier said than done. And I also understand I have probably just put a big target on my back. But I want to give this idea a shot. You are most welcome to tell me what you think….especially
Why Some Accountants Don’t Give Financial Advice
Neville and Nancy have just changed accountants and they’re not happy. They don’t know if the last accountant was asleep at the wheel or if the new one is telling fibs. Neville owns a bricklaying business called ‘Bricks’n’Bits’. With shoulders like a