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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Are Economists telling us the truth?

Are Economists telling us the truth?

Are Economists telling us the truth? Of course economists are telling us the truth but if economists know everything about modern societies and the way economies work - why aren't they working for themselves instead of working as a wage earner for a bank or financial institution? They don't know all ...

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Saving for childrens education

Saving for childrens education

  Start a separate bank account The most reliable way for a family to save for children's education is to set up a separate bank account (such as the ones promoted in some schools) and to place a regular amount in as they progress through school. You'll be amazed how quickly ...

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Do you need a Financial Planner or Guru?

Do you need a Financial Planner or Guru?

Do you need a Financial Planner or Guru?¬† I believe not! ¬†Although I've studied Financial Planning I know that many of the future Australian millionaires (as quoted by an article on The Age newspaper recently) will be in the financial services industry. Why is that? Because of the performance fees ...

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Yoursavings – first blog post

Yoursavings – first blog post

Yoursavings As this is the first post I've created for my blog, Yoursavings. I thought I would introduce myself, explain why I decided to create the blog, give an idea of the type of help I want to provide and also the frequency of posts I hope to achieve. (more…)

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