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Written by industry leaders from an "insider's" viewpoint, our seasonal newsletter, Making a Mile, offers a fresh perspective on transport, finance and business in general.

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Whether it’s where interest rates are heading, how business owners are feeling or just who was on show at the latest industry exhibition, you can learn more in Making a Mile.

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  • TALK AROUND TOWN Tis the season for Elections it appears, between Victoria late last year, NSW and now heading in to a Federal Election in May. The odd thing this time around it at appears in each one, the result is a forgone conclusion. Despite which side of politics you may reside, the end result will either be a little ...
  • BRISBANE TRUCK SHOW This year’s Brisbane Truck Show – May 16-20, will mark the 11th visit by Transport Finance to the event. First attended in 1997, Transport Finance has never missed a show in the 22 years since. We look forward to catching up with clients, acquaintances and dealers at this year’s event. If you see us wandering around the ...
  • SMALL BUSINESS WINS IN THE FEDERAL BUDGET The small business instant asset write-off threshold has been lifted to $50,000 and expanded to include businesses up to a $50mil turnover.  This applies immediately (3/4/2019) to 30 June 2020.   Make sure you call us and take advantage this financial year! Small Business Tax Cut – For businesses with turnover of less than $50mil a year – ...
  • YOU DIVERSIFY YOUR INVESTMENTS… SO SHOULDN’T YOU DIVERSIFY YOUR DEBT? If you have ever sat down with a financial planner and discussed a wealth creation plan, you would have heard them say: “Don’t put all your eggs in one basket”. The best way to structure your investments may be to spread your exposure across property or property trusts, shares, cash and annuities, in other words ...
  • ABSOLUTE BUSINESS REVIEWS PTY LTD Absolute Business Reviews P/L A GREAT NEW SERVICE When was the last time you ran the ruler over your business? I mean, REALLY ran the ruler over it? Has your business kept pace with your growth? Work with us to streamline your business Put cash back on to your bottomline Is your business recession proof? We, your trusted team at Transport Finance will ...
  • THE NEW ‘OLD’ ORDER The old adage, “they want to know what I had for breakfast” is ringing true again. The equipment finance sector has gone through a lot of changes over the years in terms of the way in which Banks/Financiers assess loan applications. 10 years ago, they all wanted a full credit submission, financial data supporting the recommendations, balance ...
  • ASIC responsible lending crimps credit: ANZ (From AFR 28/3/2019) ANZ Banking Group chief executive Shayne Elliott has rebuffed Australian Securities and Investments Commission chief prosecutor Dan Crennan’s ambitions to lock bankers in jail, arguing regulators should prioritise a “fully functioning financial system” to support the economy. Mr Elliott warned the corporate regulator’s tougher enforcement of responsible lending laws is hurting would-be borrowers and ...
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