Tim Olson

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Florrie's Finance Information

Yo! My name is Florrie. I live in Sydney, Australia. Do you worry about money? If you do, I hope the articles I have posted on this blog will help you to stop worrying so you can take control of your finances. I am not a financial advisor and I do not have any professional experience in this field. Rather, I am just someone who was once very bad at managing money who learnt some skills which mean I can now pay my bills and save some money for a rainy day. I hope you find this blog both useful and educational.


Top Reasons to Have a Tax Depreciation Schedule Done When You Own Investment Properties

9 September 2022
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

You might have purchased investment properties with the intention of making money off of them, and so far, things might be going pretty well. If you're still in the process of getting to know the business, however, there might still be some things that you don't know, and you might be looking for a little bit of advice and information. One thing that you might not know about is the importance of having a tax depreciation schedule done each year. Read More …

3 Ways Quantity Surveyors (QS) Prevent Disputes in Contractual Relationships

19 March 2021
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

Typically, most construction projects are long-term in nature, which often translates to uncertainties. Disputes are a classic example of uncertainties, and they can hinder the progress of any construction project, not to mention the cost implication. Therefore, construction project disputes must be avoided or resolved as soon as possible. It is the reason a property developer needs to hire a quantity surveyor. Apart from being the construction industry's financial whiz-kids, quantity surveyors also keep a close eye on contractual relationships. Read More …

3 Things You Should Know About Rental Property Depreciation

23 April 2018
 Categories: , Blog

Are you planning to buy your first rental property? Read on and discover some of the crucial things which you should know as a landlord regarding the depreciation of that property. Impact on Property Value Depreciation offers rental property owners a way to reduce their tax obligation each year. This depreciation usually follows a schedule which has been designed to spread out the cost of the property over its entire expected service life. Read More …

4 Tax Tips for Newly Married Women

18 April 2018
 Categories: , Blog

Marriage can change your tax obligations in several ways. It is therefore necessary for you to make the necessary changes so that you don't run into any problems with the tax authorities. This article discusses some of the things which newly married ladies should pay attention to as they plan their taxes. The Name Changes Some ladies opt to take their husband's last name after the marriage ceremonies while others retain their maiden name. Read More …

Three Tips for Managing Your Small Business Insurance

27 March 2018
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

If you are the owner of a small business, you should be diligent in managing your insurance matters. The right insurance policies can protect you from the common commercial risks which would otherwise cause significant financial losses. On the other hand, if you are not covered, your young enterprise could experience complete downfall due to losses related to issues such as settlement expenses and lawsuits. Here are some essential tips to help you protect your small business while minimising the costs. Read More …