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The tax Airbnb hosts must know to avoid a nasty shock

One of the success stories of the sharing economy has been Airbnb, which matches private accommodation to potential renters. But getting involved in letting part of your home through Airbnb can deliver a nasty, and little understood, tax sting. Broadly ... More
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What you need to know before you decide to rentvest

Can't afford to buy in the area where you live? There is a way to enjoy the lifestyle of your favourite suburb and still get a foothold in the property market. Rentvesting - owning an investment property while renting where you live - is gaining ... More
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Boomers ditching retirement homes for share-houses

More single seniors are becoming real-life Golden Girls , cohabiting to cut costs and improve their lifestyle I have two single baby boomer friends, Amanda and Joanna, both aged 61, who presently live on their own but as they get older have decided ... More
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There is too much poverty in our rich country

A stronger social security safety net is long overdue Today there are more than 3 million people, including 739,000 children, living in poverty in Australia. This is one in eight adults and nearly one in five children. In a wealthy country such as ... More
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