Reset Your Money Blog

Hear from me and my friends who work in the finance industry about trends, important topics and things you should definitely know about resetting and managing your money.

Retirement

Don’t Panic About Retirement, Prepare

For the past year or so, I have made it my business to conduct an interesting social experiment. When I am with friends, or extended family members, I ask them
Action

Unlearn Action – Part 2

Action is the Unlearn Pillar that most people don’t know quite enough about to really make it work for them. Part One of exploring the Unlearn Pillar of Action I

Action

Unlearn Action – Part 1

This Unlearn Pillar is a big one: action. It’s the pillar that can make or break your financial success. It’s also the thing that most people don’t know quite enough

Investing

Stop Talking About Property

There's no doubt if you live in a major city in Australia, you have at some point, indulged in talking about, speculating on, and trading gossip surrounding real estate. How
Belief

Unlearn Belief

In my third instalment of the “unlearn” series – on the key issues that are holding people back around creating the financial outcomes they dream of – I explore the
Family Funding

5 Clever Ways to Manage Your Money, Monthly

Being paid monthly can be tough. While it feels like you have lots of money that first week, it can quickly be spent, and leave you living on beans by
Getting Help

5 Steps to Reinventing Yourself

Everyone makes jokes about the kind of old age they want. Or dream of travelling, sleeping in, and general good times. The reality is mostly different, as people experience different
Time

Unlearn Time

Of the big five lessons that need to be unlearned about money, I think time perhaps is the biggest missed opportunity. Why? Simply because the biggest trap of time is

Focus

Unlearn Focus

Today the unlearn lesson I want to explore is focus. Or rather, clarity about your future and your goals. While it may seem odd that the abilities to create wealth
Desire

Unlearn Desire

I have a feeling I could be seen as the killjoy of the century by stating that one of things we need to unlearn about money is desire. What do

Debt

‘Til Debt Do Us Part

I heard a frightening statistic this week: that our national debt level is 130 per cent of our GDP (gross domestic product). Quite simply, as a nation, we are racking
Starting Out

It’s OK to Admit You Want Something Different

I started this journey to help Australians prepare for their financial future. I’m motivated because I know so many amazing people who can help. And I learned the hard way,
Retirement

How Will You Fund Your Retirement?

When you read the research done by social researcher Mark McCrindle, you start to get your head around what will be, without a doubt, a very different Australia to the
Family Funding

Teaching Your Kids To Invest

Over the past several years, I have been interested in asking great fund managers how they teach their kids to invest. It's something I believe has been sorely lacking in
Action

Parky, Maggie and the Lessons of Time

Time is one of the big things many of us use to anchor our values and mindsets to when it comes to building wealth, but for many more, it can
Action

Who Doesn’t Love a Little Action?

My final unlearn pillar is a big one: action. My final unlearn pillar is a big one: action. It's the pillar that can make or break your financial success. It’s
Belief

How Your Beliefs Impact Your Finances

In my third instalment of the “unlearn” series – on the key issues that are holding people back around creating the financial outcomes they dream of – I explore the
Focus

How To Stay Focussed On The Big Picture

This week’s lesson covers availability bias – which really means believing the information you have at hand – even if it's not the right information to make a decision upon.
Unlearn Pillars

Make 2017 The Year You Unlearn Money

Welcome back to The Investment Series. It was great to take a break, spend time with family and recharge. So far it's been quite a year – we’ve already seen