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The whopping cost of saying ‘I do’

Posted on October 1, 2019 by Step Up

One asked, the other said yes. Woohoo! Congratulations! The next big step is to think about finances, because according to the research, weddings don’t come cheap these days.

Perception versus reality

Let’s talk about your credit card debt

Posted on September 18, 2019 by Step Up

Nick Molnar, the co-founder of Afterpay, once famously declared that: “Millennials are more scared of credit-card debt than they are of dying.”

You know what? I definitely don’t agree with him.

For better or for worse

For better or for worse, for richer or for poorer ….

Posted on September 17, 2019 by Step Up

Even if you haven’t walked down the aisle and officially said those wedding vows out loud along with ‘I do,’ but you’re serious about a long-term relationship, then you need to get serious about money, too.

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Borrowing to Invest

Posted on August 21, 2019 by Step Up

With interest rates so low, it’s worth considering the idea of borrowing to invest.
What are the pros and cons?

Celebrate the interest rate cuts

How to celebrate the interest rate cuts

Posted on July 30, 2019 by Step Up

Property owners around the country are collectively rejoicing. After two rounds of official rate cuts from the Reserve Bank, many have just received notification that new rates are now in force and mortgage repayments will be reduced.

Money personality

The cost of friendship

Posted on July 9, 2019 by Step Up

There’s an old saying that goes: ‘You are the company you keep’. Essentially, this means that a lot of who you are and what you stand for, is reflected in your closest relationships.


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