Future planning is all about getting clear on how you want your future to look. It can be as simple as writing down your goals for the future, creating a vision board on the things you’d like to create in your life, or might involve creating a detailed financial plan and action plan to achieve your strategic plans and goals.
We hear the concept of financial freedom thrown around often, though according to recent studies, only 38% of Australians have enough savings to cover their basic living expenses for at least three months. This means that the majority of Australians are at risk of financial hardship. But what does the process of working towards financial freedom look like?
We know that budgets aren’t always the most exciting thing to talk about, but if you’re trying to break the cycle of living paycheck to paycheck, get out of debt or start saving, then sticking to a budget may help you manage your cash flow and reach your goals faster.
This week we hear from Blossom community member George Koutsikos, Director at Vanguard Constructions. Hear about his long term investing mindset, perspective on debt, and how he tries to make his money work harder than he does!
We're very excited to introduce you to Blossom co-founder, Ali - the Blossom team's newest full-time addition! Ali's financial approach is low-risk and disciplined. She believes in taking the profits, challenging FOMO, and selling into the news.. have a read of her strategy!
Meet Jason, Product Manager and Designer. This week, we explore his financial approach, love of music, and the resources that have shaped his money journey in our blog post. Have a read of it here.
Saving money isn’t always easy. With rising living costs and the fact that there are many other expenses and temptations to spend your money on, it can be difficult to find the money leftover to put away to save for the future. To help you make savings simpler, we’ve put together a list of 5 ways to save money!
Saving money is a money habit that every Australian should master in order to build wealth. Despite what many blogs and experts suggest, saving money is not always as simple as creating a budget and saving. That's why we’ve put together our top tips to help you save more!
Ethical investing is when an investor uses ethical values and principles as the primary filter to select their investments. Ethical investing gives the individual the power to allocate capital to companies whose practices and values align with their personal beliefs and values.