An economist is someone who didn't have enough personality to become an accountant.

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Money is like manure. If you spread it around it does a lot of good. But if you pile it up in one place it stinks like hell. - Jr Murchison

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Federal Budget and flying to the moon.

Federal Budget and flying to the moon.

  I really don't believe what I'm hearing about the looming Federal Budget on the Aussie national media! I wrote a post called Do you need a financial planner or guru? when I first started this blog commenting on the commissions and fees paid to financial planners. That now seems of ...

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4 Great Finance Books!

4 Great Finance Books!

 4 Great Finance Books! Here, I've included short reviews on 4 of my favourite finance writers and a selection of their books. All of them have more than one book available so I have included links to Amazon if you wish to look at other choices.       (more…)

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Start saving money now!

Start saving money now!

Start saving money now! The hardest thing about saving is often the motivation to start. "Why do I need to save now? It's something I can do later when I have time". Have you heard someone say this before? If left for long enough it can become harder and harder ...

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Warren Buffett’s family investment plans

Warren Buffett’s family investment plans

  Warren Buffet has been for a number of years one of the richest people in the world  At one stage his wealth approached $60 billion and he and Bill Gates were close rivals in the richest in the world stakes. He made his money from being a very smart ...

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