Am I too young to be thinking about Insurance?
Insights
  • August 12, 2021

Am I too young to be thinking about Insurance?

Samantha Cody is young and has a full life in front of her. However, as she had a young child, she asked herself in the of a tragic event how would her daughter’s education & everyday living expenses be met until she becomes independent?

Samantha takes you thru her decision-making process for determining if she needed insurance, and what form it should be.

SMSF rent relief during Covid-19 crisis
  • April 07, 2020
SMSF rent relief during Covid-19 crisis

While under normal circumstances there is a requirement that SMSF rentals to be at proven market rates, but due to the financial effects of the coronavirus pandemic the ATO has given permission for SMSFs to reduce the rent for the 2019/20 and 2020/21 financial years.

This means that SMSFs that own commercial premises leased to a related party have some relief from the impacts of COVID-19.

Simple Inspiration in Times of Trouble
  • April 06, 2020
Simple Inspiration in Times of Trouble

Occasionally we come across articles, or posts that we believe could interest others, this is one. This article is written and published by Julia Hobsbawn (more details in the article) and appeared on LinkedIn on Ist April. Julia talks about six key elements. To quote her: “We focus less on the complexities of modern life – ambition, careers, money – and more on the simple essentials: Love, community, survival.” We hope you enjoy the article.

Practical Positivity For You
  • March 30, 2020
Practical Positivity For You

If you’re like many others right now, it’s difficult to find the positive. What follows are ideas on how to find some practical positivity in this turbulent time, which I’m using for my business. Point one is a doozie, I had my cry last week and now I feel recharged and ready to help as many people as I can. What follows is a framework you could consider helping you guide your way for the challenging time for your business. As usual MB+M is here to help if you have questions about using this process. You Can contact me on 03 5821 9177. Rebecca Woolstencroft – CEO/Director

Dealing With Farm Succession & Its Challenges
  • March 18, 2020
Dealing With Farm Succession & Its Challenges

Farm succession always a challenge.

In this Insight, Anthony Pearson CA talks about dealing with farm transition and is possible. There are lots of things to consider, including:

* When to start?
* What the issues to discuss?
* Can we do it?
* Just to name a few

Anthony takes you through the process, as well as the issues above

How to prepare your business for Coronavirus impacts
  • March 12, 2020
How to prepare your business for Coronavirus impacts

Right now, you may be feeling very anxious about potential impacts on you, your family and your business of the Coronavirus.

Health officials are best placed to assisting you with the health aspects, but what about my my business?

Rebecca Woolstencroft, discusses the processes you should consider, such as SWOT Analysis & Forecasting, and associated tools.

She elaborates that using the above will better positioning your business to ride out the impacts of Coronavirus

When is your investment a failure?
  • March 11, 2020
When is your investment a failure?

Bree Hanslow – Financial Planner discusses her personal experience with the decision over what investment, and the consequences of her decision