Robert is a fully qualified Chartered Accountant, Registered Tax Agent & Xero Guru. He spends his time helping clients through all stages of the business cycle from setting up a business through to its eventual sale.
Laura is a Residential Mortgage Broker with over 11 years experience. She is passionate about educating her clients about their options, and provides mortgage lending advice that is grounded by life experience.
Tax debt is due and you don't know what to do? Robert King from Xperion Accountants talks about ways of getting around ATO debts and payment arrangements.More
Just when the emotional trauma isn't enough, there's the financial repercussions of a divorce - Helen Baker from On Your Own Two Feet and Shannon Daykin of Daykin Family Law explore this matter further.More
Stop paying too much tax! Robert King from Xperion Accountants shares 5 very simple ways to help you pay less tax.More
Marketing Institute, Mireille Ryan. As they talk about social media marketing, Mireille shares tips and insights that are truly useful, even John would admit that!More
What's keeping you up at night? Is it your finances? Or is it your relationships? What are the stresses in people's lives? That's what we are going to talk about and more in this episode of the eCentral Business Show as we are joined by Dr John Hinwood from The Stress Management Institute.More
The eCentral Business Show is honoured to have its resident expert financial planner Helen Baker together with Shannon Daykin, an accredited family law specialist from Daykin Family Law, to talk about the best way to handle an impending divorce.More
In this episode, John Nayler is joined by Dr John Hinwood, a stress management practitioner at the Stress Management Institute to talk about stress. Is it real? Most of us would think about the stuff we still need to do and answer in the affirmative. Dr Hinwood is sitting down with John to discuss the reality about stress.More
The mining sector is paid more compared to most industries today. Being paid so handsomely, what happens if it were to suddenly stop? In the last of his four episodes series about the financial planning for the mining industry, resident expert financial planner and author Helen Baker discusses income protection. This discussion is applicable, not just for the mining sector, but for everyone who depends on income to pay regular bills.More
If you hold a credit card and are in the market for a new home loan, you might want to listen to what Laura Sillano of POD Financial has to say in this episode of the eCentral Business Show.More
Most of the world's population is very much connected in social media. You can access it in your phone, your tablet, or through your computer. What does that mean for businesses, and how do they utilize the fact that everybody has its eyes on it on the daily? That and much more in this episode with Mireille Ryan, the CEO of the Social Media Marketing Institute.More
In this episode John Nayler sits down with Jeremy Streten to talk about the legal must-haves before starting a business. Jeremy is a lawyer and an author, and he gives special attention on helping out start-ups. As they sit and discuss, Jeremy gives us four points to consider before starting a business.More
I must admit that when I was younger I was a bit of fatalist and thought nothing of superannuation with the expectation that I would be dead before 65. As I have aged, I have had to come to terms with the "false hope" of an early death, embraced the notion of a long, prosperous life, along with the need to plan means to finance the lifestyle I would like through my "later days". Lucky for me I have someone as passionate and knowledgeable as Helen Baker educating and coaching on the eCentral Business Show about superannuation, particularly as it applies to mining industry workers this week. It's the regular boot in the ass that I need (luckily for you that happens off camera) to have already effected changes in my financial diet without eating acres of lettuce. :-)More
In this episode of the eCentral Business Show, our host John Nayler is sitting down with resident expert Laura Sillano to talk about property auctions. Say you've got a pre-approval, does that mean you could buy a property in an auction? The answer to that and more as John chats with Laura.More
What are the things you didn't know you didn't know about your business? That's not a typo, there really are things most business people fail to realize about their business. That's what John Nayler will talk about in this episode with Jeremy Streten from Business Legal Lifecycle.More
Having watched the mining industry in North Queensland post-crisis continue to rock and roll, I was witness to the frivolous spending of the workforce on all manner of toys and indulgence. I did wonder if many of them were investing even a small portion of their oversized income. Turns out few were and as the industry screamed to a halt, so did their bank balance as it went off the cliff. In this ongoing series with Helen Baker we dive into the challenges faced by people in the mining industry around investing and exactly this scenario. Just when you think you will never again face a rainy day is the time you need to be most prudent.More
Today on the eCentral Business Show, John Nayler is joined once again by the 'force of nature in property sales' Von Barnes of Pinnacle Properties. In the second to the last episode of this three-part series, John and Von sit down and talk about renovations; should you do it to make your property more salable? All that and more on this episode.More
Have you ended up with the wrong mortgage? Did you fix interest rate when it turns out you should not have? Perhaps you know someone that went Interest Only and still has a giant principal to now pay close to retirement.
In this episode of the eCentral Business Show we answer the age-old question; what loan is best for me? Our host John Nayler is joined by resident expert mortgage broker Laura Sillano to tell you that you're actually asking the wrong question. In this episode, the right question(s) and some of the answers....
Some people dream of striking gold, some people take these things literally and dig into the mining industry. There is no doubt about the money that can be made, nowhere to go but up the deeper you dig down. But what if it all goes away? Join us today on the eCentral Business Show as John Nayler sits down with resident expert financial planner Helen Baker to talk about income considerations for the Mining Industry.More