My top 5 self-help books

My top 5 self-help books

1. How I Raised Myself from Failure to Success in Selling  by Frank Bettger

My sales manager at National Mutual gave me this book to read as a young man in 1987.  I remember thinking: “How can a book about a life insurance salesman in New York in the 1940s help me?”

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ROCK N ROLL FINANCES – TURNING A BAND INTO A BRAND!

ROCK N ROLL FINANCES – TURNING A BAND INTO A BRAND!

It used to be that someone with passion and talent would write some songs, try and get played on radio and, if they were lucky, sell enough records to make a living. Nowadays, you need to get the business model and marketing right if you want to have any chance of your tunes cutting through the noise.

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Aged care: Don’t wait until it’s too late

Aged care: Don’t wait until it’s too late

It’s natural to think you are invincible when you’re in your 20s, but too often this thinking keeps going well into our 70s and 80s.

The truth is it makes a lot of sense to plan well ahead for how you want to live the last years of your life and start making plans for aged care.

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Top 5 tips for money smart families

Top 5 tips for money smart families

Over the years I have received plenty of tips, and the best ones are those that reflect how families interact and how we behave with money. These top five tips are staggeringly simple, but incredibly effective – I know because I still follow them all!

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