Economics

Future of digital money


Although accountants have seen some wage growth this year, salaries have not moved much for the last three or four years.

With wage growth slow, will you get a pay rise this year?


Australia’s employers appear unfazed by slower national economic activity, adding 51,000 extra workers in the first two months of 2019.

As economies slow, where to for wage growth?


Advocates say blockchain was at one point overhyped and now some of that is deflating, the technology is being used in areas such as supply chain management.

Blockchain technology - can it really deliver?


For those willing to put in a bit of effort, property funding is still available.

Property investment advice: 5 tips for investors


Regional businesses that employ 85 per cent or more local workers will receive a payroll tax discount of 1 per cent off the set rate.

Queensland State Budget 2019-2020


While declining bond yields may encourage talk of recession, conditions need to conspire a lot more aggressively against the Australian economy for that to eventuate.

What the yield curve reveals about the economic outlook


While small business innovation is still strong in Asia, small businesses in Hong Kong are under pressure from global trade tensions and soaring rents.

Global trade tensions hit business confidence: CPA Australia Small Business Survey


FIRE (financial independence, retire early) is an international movement of people who seek financial control and flexibility by strict budgeting and frugal living.

Inside the FIRE movement: fantasy vs fact in early retirement


Various ideas for digital taxes have been floating around the international tax community, using terms such as “virtual PE” and “formulary intangibles”.

Digital tax: what happens when the taxman takes on the cloud?


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