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Recent Q&A

Buffett’s Secret Aussie Share Play?

Hi Scott, I know you’re a fan of Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway. Well, there’s a relatively small listed investment company (LIC), called Global Masters Fund Limited...

19-Year-Old Girl Wins the Lottery

Hi Scott, I am 19 and was given your book last Christmas. I am not the greatest saver — I like to splurge a little too often. Yet a year after reading the book I have over $16...

Don’t Raise a Tightarse

Hi Scott, Loving your new book, but I have a question. If a child does not want to spend their accumulated ‘Splurge’ money, isn’t that effectively another form of savings?...

Eat, Pray, Dump

Hi Barefoot, So I get a message from my wife at 2am while she is in Morocco (finding herself): “I think I’m going to move to Morocco, I’m so sorry.” This really was not...

Is AMP Heading South?

Hi Barefoot, On advice from our financial adviser, my wife and moved our super from Australian Super to AMP MyNorth Super a year ago. We have generally been happy with the advic...

Super Stressful

Hi Scott, I am 27 and earn $95,000 a year, so my super is adding up. But I received my annual superannuation statement and found I am being charged three separate fees: administ...

Randy Andy

Scott Today I called my bank to negotiate after seeing a special home loan rate advertised on their website. I followed your script and asked for the new rate. I was rebutted wi...

Our Bitcoin Got Stolen!

Barefoot, We are in our early thirties and not working. We sold everything in 2016 to caravan around Australia. We rented out our family home and used the equity to purchase ou...

My Aunty Has 15 Credit Cards

Hi Scott, My aunty has got herself into trouble with credit cards. She is not savvy with money and I really do not think she understood what she was doing. After a lifetime of w...