Positive gearing lets you make a profit on your investment from day one. Provided there is no capital loss, this can be a great way to make money. Problem is: everyone else has thought of that, too. Positive gearing a decent property investment is hard....

We are often asked by clients whether it’s more important to reduce non-deductible debt or whether building wealth and investments outside of the family home is more beneficial. The most common compromise to paying off non-deductible debt is making concessional super contributions instead....