Y Partners Blog

How We Spend Our Tax Refunds

How are you spending your tax refund this year? The below 2015 infographic from MoneySmart shows how Australians spent their refund last year. The average tax refund was $2,112. MoneySmart ran a poll, and found that people used their refund in the following ways:
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Why 'Y'? What Our New Name Means

Hi everyone and welcome to my first blog. I thought this was a great opportunity to explain to you all the thinking behind our new name...Y PARTNERS.

The process actually started a couple of years ago when David Wiseman and I spent some time away from the office at a conference. We began with some future planning for our firm and discussing the direction that we saw ourselves taking over the next couple of years. To start the planning process we decided to look at WHY we do what we do...
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Apps To Simplify Your Financial Life

This blog post has been re-produced from the June 2016 Count Financial 'Inform' newsletter.

Smartphones and apps have made it easier than ever to help us track our financial progress and make informed decisions on the go. Whether you are looking for your dream home, monitoring your shares or considering a loan, the tools you need are at your fingertips

When you have major financial decisions or life events to plan for, your financial adviser is your go-to source of help. But sometimes you simply need on-hand information to simplify your everyday financial life. Here are four useful apps designed to help you track, manage and grow your wealth.

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