Articles

Date Posted: 4 May 2016
2016 Federal Budget update
The government delivered a budget last night that had super front and centre.
Date Posted: 26 November 2015
Mental health and the holidays
Christmas carols say it’s the ‘most wonderful time of the year’. A happy time with family and friends, BBQs, parties, presents and favourite foods. But if your 2015 has been tough, or you’re experiencing a mental illness, the approaching holidays might seem more dread than dream.
Date Posted: 9 November 2015
Seven ways to stay healthy while doing shift work
It can be hard to maintain a healthy lifestyle when you’re doing shift work and working long hours away from home. Food can sometimes becomes something you scoff down without thinking about once you finally get the chance to eat. Exercise can be pushed way down the list of priorities. And if you’re working FIFO, those desserts in the mess can look mighty tempting after a long shift.
Date Posted: 13 April 2015
Mortgages explained - Part 2
Deciding to buy your first home can be one of the biggest and most exciting decisions you’ll make. But for the first time buyer, it can also be daunting, especially when it comes to borrowing the money you need. So here’s a run down of what to expect and some tips on organising your mortgage.
Date Posted: 13 April 2015
Mortgages explained - Part 1
Deciding to buy your first home can be one of the biggest and most exciting decisions you’ll make. But for the first time buyer, it can also be daunting, especially when it comes to borrowing the money you need. So here’s a run down of what to expect and some tips on organising your mortgage.
Date Posted: 30 March 2015
Five tips for a better work/life balance
It’s something we all struggle with, often on a daily basis: trying to juggle work with family time, getting enough sleep and still having time left over for your hobbies and interests. And for people working in the mining industry, especially if you’re doing shift work or you’re away from your family for long stretches of time, it becomes even more difficult. It’s little wonder that people who work in the mining industry have the highest reported level of work/life conflict in Australia.
Date Posted: 23 March 2015
Finance mobile apps
Managing your money and keeping on top of your finances is a lot easier now with a heap of mobile apps out there.