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It's time to track my Net Worth

I think I ought to start tracking my wealth more closely, in the format shown below:


  • Cash
  • Super
  • Investments
  • Other

Total Assets:


  • Credit cards…
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Is Debt more Important than Mental Health?

Studies show that university students are increasingly feeling the pressure of academic life, so how will the federal governments new budget impact on their wellbeing? 1,840 more words

What The HEC's This?

When university student Matthew Bench found out that he would have to start repaying his HECS debt as quickly as July this year, he couldn’t believe it. 365 more words



Once upon a time, in a land not so far away, the Great Australian Dream was an island oasis of home ownership and attainable wealth smack bang in the middle of one’s horizon. 1,083 more words


Turnbull Government's University funding cuts sparks online outrage among the Australian public

Malcolm Turnbull’s early release of proposed cuts to University funding, ahead of Tuesday’s budget, has disillusioned many young Australians and led to the beginnings of an online phenomenon. 431 more words

HECS Debt (should I prioritise paying it off?)

Writing this piece at the end of 2016, the Australian HECS system (which I’m for better or worse, part of), is probably the cheapest form of debt that you could ever acquire. 217 more words