June 3, 2019

Cross-collateralisation: What is it and why should investors avoid it?

There’s a lot you need to know about finance. To get you started, we’ve covered everything you need to know about the dangers of cross-collateralisation - and how you can avoid them.
September 3, 2020
sell or renovate the family home

Upgrading the Family Home – Is Selling My Only option? | Ep. 124

Do you barely have room to move at home? Does it feel like the kids have taken over? Have you outgrown it and started thinking it's time to sell and move to something bigger and better with more space? We get it, things change, and families grow! The BTF crew sit down and discuss two scenarios to consider when you want to upgrade to a bigger home.
September 8, 2020
Buying a Bach

The Kiwi Dream – Buying a Bach | Ep. 127

We are officially on the countdown to summer. Which means HOLIDAYS!!! There is something nostalgic and quintessentially Kiwi about purchasing a family bach to holiday at year after year. New Zealanders cherish building up memories in the same spot for generations and becoming best friends with the local fish and chip shop. The prospect of spending more time in our own backyard has lots of Kiwis contemplating the decision to buy a holiday house. The BTF boys discuss the best ways to approach purchasing a bach, what the banks looks for and the debt servicing requirements.