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Recent Q&A

AFL Player Needs Help

Hey mate, I am a professional footballer. I received a copy of your book through the Players’ Association, and it is honestly the first book I have read from start to finish ...

Escape to the Country

Scott I keep falling in love with the idea of moving to the country. Whether it’s you or a happy-go-lucky couple I recently met, it seems many people are singing the praises...

Mortgage or Super?

Hi Scott, On page 156 of your book it says: “So with your home deposit saved and your house bought, it’s time to give your super contributions a boost.” Could you please s...

Robbed with a Pen

Dear Barefoot, Five years ago we were advised to start up an SMSF and buy a property within it. We bought a unit for $400,000, for which we had to borrow $275,000. Since then th...

Too Good to Be True?

Dear Scott, A friend has signed up with an investment company where they have set up a self-managed super fund (SMSF). This group uses this money to buy him investment propertie...

Tithing Is NOT Mandatory!

Dear Scott, I read with interest your recent answer to a question from a woman who said that tithing was ‘not negotiable’ at her church. As a Christian, it sickens me that t...

My Son is $120k in Debt … and Wants Me to Save Him

Dear Barefoot, Twelve months ago my wife and I separated, so I am now ‘starting again’. We have nine c...

Man Overboard

Hi Barefoot, Last August my husband bought a boat without telling me, and put it all on finance. After wanting to throw him to the sharks, I have come to terms with this liabili...

The Financial Dominatrix

Hi Scott, I am 24 and do financial domination on the side, out of my normal working hours. Income goes into my account for this, which is mostly gifts, the rest as payment for v...