Articles by The Professional Trustee Team
INTEREST IN INTEREST RATES It seems to me everyone is talking about interest rates at the moment. I've been catching snatches of conversation on trains, planes and restaurants. The topic has featured heavily on tv and in newspapers. Dinner with friends at my home on..Read Article
Christmas Grinch versus Santa Claws When it comes to giving, they say it's the thought that counts. Unfortunately, not many people apply this truism when it comes to gifting to the Family Trust. I expect lots of New Zealanders will, in the next little while,..Read Article
The art of marketing in business Marketing can take a day to learn but a lifetime to master.Harry Beckwith In my last blog I focused on people, relationship and selling. This time round, I thought I'd give you a couple of nuggets on the science..Read Article
The art of making money in business Recently someone asked me what were the secrets for running a successful business? At first I thought the answer was obvious. Successful businesses make money. But in order to make money, what are the fundamentals of a money..Read Article
Secrets of wise investing part iII In my last blogs (Part I and II) we covered some points people should consider when investing their gold and we looked at the different types of investments people could make. In this last part of the series of..Read Article
Secrets of wise investing - Part II In my last blog post (Part 1 of Secrets of Wise Investing) I threw out some nuggets of information that I thought people should consider when investing their gold. In this post I'm going to tell you a..Read Article
Should I rent or Buy? One of our client recently asked me if they should be renting or striving to buy a home. They weren't too sure if buying a house was such a smart way of increasing their wealth given the recent state of..Read Article
MONEY MATTERS Wallis Simpson, Mistress of the King of England, was frequently quoted as saying "must have, can get". Of course her way of getting was to ensure others, such as her Husband and the King, got for her. For most of us however, 'must..Read Article
Property School gave me the knowledge, resources and confidence to seriously start looking at buying my first property in the next few months. All of the speakers had a wealth of knowledge (I rate them at least 12/10) - I've learnt so much! - Nerys Whelan, April 2019
If you're investing in residential property, seeking to maximise your ability to succeed and minimise risk, then this is a 'must read'.
Matthew Gilligan provides a fresh look at residential property investment from an experienced investor’s viewpoint. Written in easy to understand language and including many case studies, Matthew explains the ins and outs of successful property investment.