A Simple Guide For A Smooth EOFY With Your Accountant

Preparing for EOFY is a responsibility all adults have to manage and while some people opt to submit it themselves, many others hand their files over to an accountant to let them crunch the numbers instead. If you fall into the latter category, whether it’s to help you save time, because you have a lot […]

Five Tips To Prepare Business Tax Returns

It’s easy to get overwhelmed at tax time, especially if you’re a startup or small business owner doing a lot of the bookkeeping yourself. While it might seem daunting, there are many benefits to tax time – the most valuable being the ability to understand about the profitability of your business and have the insight […]

Improve Your Financial Security Through Diversification

In January 2023, 8-time gold medalist and the world record-holder, Usian Bolt, lost $12.7 million overnight when the Jamaican investment bank, Stocks and Securities Limited (SSL) collapsed. Without getting into the details of this specific case, Bolt’s situation reveals the risk associated with having ‘all your eggs in one basket’ and a classic example of […]

Have The Big Four In Your Corner; Secure A Loan With Confidence

Whether you are buying your first home, refinancing an existing property or investing in a new opportunity, securing a loan is a complex and challenging process, especially in a turbulent market. However, arranging a competitive loan can be achieved with the right team of people on your side. While the ultimate lender might not be […]

Five Tips For Long Term Financial Success

In a fast-paced world, with new toys hitting the shelves left, right and centre, it’s easy to fall into the trap of instant gratification. We want what we want, and we can get it now. While delving deep into your pockets and flirting with this luxurious lifestyle sounds tempting, it can quickly leave you with […]

The Upside to the Downside of the Rate Rise

Since mid-2022, we’ve heard a lot about the dreaded rate rises, and while increasing interest rates are synonymous with higher loan repayments, there are benefits to buying direct property now. Rising interest rates result in a cooling down of asset prices including property. Whether you’re a first home buyer or investor, let us introduce you […]

Why playing the long game in property pays off.

It’s easy to get caught up in current property trends, especially with a surge of rising interest rates and changing property prices. However, property has always been a worthwhile investment. We’re often told to ‘ride the waves’ of the property market, however, sometimes it’s just as important to get in. After all, you can’t play […]

Investing in the current market – What is going on?

Whether you’ve already invested money or you’re thinking about establishing a portfolio, volatility in the capital markets can make you feel uneasy. History shows that downturns can come and go and that markets can rebound over time. To help you navigate this tumultuous market, our team of specialists have put together key insights and tips […]

How to set financial goals you can actually achieve

The beginning of the year, whether the calendar year or financial year, seems a while ago now and perhaps a good time to check in on how your financial resolutions are going? Are you struggling to see progress with your savings? Or simply finding it difficult to accumulate and get started? At Locumsgroup, our aim […]

Spring Clean Your Finances

Our mission at Locumsgroup is to empower our clients to make smart decisions with their money. We provide effective strategies to help make our clients’ lives more financially stable, especially after the financial fallout of COVID-19. With the concept of spring-cleaning your finances, we want to help you establish new ways of saving your money […]