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Rising Interest Rates –  Here’s what to do.

Agri Business: 04/07/2018

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has announced its official cash rate for July will remain unchanged at 1.5 per cent for the 23rd consecutive month. Interest rates will increase.  If the RBA does not move, banks will most likely start increasing rates in response to offshore funding costs.  So the message is prepare for future...

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Social Licensing in Agriculture

Agri Business: 04/07/2018

The “Social License” is defined as when an existing project has the ongoing approval within the local community and other stakeholders, ongoing approval or broad social acceptance and, most frequently, as ongoing acceptance. A social license has to be earned and carefully maintained. There are two predominant areas of reason why it is becoming more...

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It’s all about the sound of rain on the roof.

Agri Business: 08/05/2018

As the autumn break hits most of Victoria, we can’t help but wonder if we will continue to hear the sound… pitter, patter… pitter, patter. The current uncertainty of the weather pattern has people starting to feel the pinch. Should we be dry sowing? Do we buy in another load of hay? Containment feed? Or...

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Mortgage News – Autumn 2018

Mortgage News: 12/04/2018

In this Autumn Newsletter we welcome Chris Dwyer to the Mulcahy & Co Lending team as our newest Broker. Chris comes to us with substantial lending expertise most recently as a Business Banker with ANZ. Please browse the content and see how redraw works and why it’s a handy loan feature. We help you to...

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SMSF Matters – Summer 2018

General News: 18/12/2017

Hello and welcome to another edition of SMSF Matters. Take it to the limit one more time – but follow the rules. The $1.6 million limit on superannuation has caused a great deal of confusion. This confusion has the potential to stop people from putting more money into their superannuation savings (when they still can); cost...

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Will Victoria ride on the sheep’s back once again?

Agri Business: 15/12/2017

​Livestock is where the industry growth is predicted to be, in 2018. Although the strength has remained across beef, lamb & wool this year, we were reminded just how harsh Australia’s climate and farming can be. It’s a good time to revise your plan for the short – medium term. What are your skills, what...

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Money Matters – Summer 2018

General News / Money Matters: 28/11/2017

Hello and welcome to another edition of Money Matters. With Santa just around the corner, another year has almost passed by. While for some the festive season is a great chance to relax and unwind with family and friends after a busy year, for others it is the busiest time of year and a chance...

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Mortgage News – Summer 2018

Mortgage News: 23/11/2017

Welcome Summer, bring on the warmth, BBQ’s and Christmas. While being a very busy time of the year for work and social engagements it is also a time that a lot of us take a well-earned rest and reflect on the year and what we have achieved. I trust that this year has been successful...

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In the News – The Demeter Deal February 2016

Agri Business: 22/11/2017

​Click on below links for further information: http://www.weeklytimesnow.com.au/property/family-farming-syndicate-secures-5200ha-holding/news-story/74abd20841d83064f9674ed0b54edea4 ​https://www.beefcentral.com/property/weekly-property-review-are-strategic-buyer-alliances-a-new-way-to-secure-land/​

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Farmers – What’s the magic number?

Agri Business: 15/11/2017

Unfortunately the magic number is going to take a hammering for many farmers this year.  What is the magic number you may be asking? If you only wanted to measure 1 number (outside of revenue, profit and cash) what would it be?  What would be a number that provides a snapshot of farm performance.  A...

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