GETTING OFF TO THE RIGHT START

STARTING OUT

This is a period of firsts. First salary, first car and possibly your first property. Saving for a deposit is top of mind, whilst also paying off debt. Watch the video below to learn more about this life stage.

 

  • MAKING SAVINGS SIMPLE

    Where does your money go?

    Starting out may involve a new job or progressing your career. It's an exciting time. A regular salary means the freedom to travel, buy a car or even start saving for your first home.

    What you need to know

    It can be easy to let money slip through your fingers. Setting up a budget and starting a regular savings plan will help you:

    • Make the most of your money and enjoy the benefits of your hard work
    • Get into a savings habit so you can build your wealth faster
    • Increase the amount of money you have by earning interest
    • Get peace of mind that you are being smart about your money.

    Getting started

    Follow these simple steps:

    • Find a budget app that will help you make and stick to your budget
    • Set up a regular savings plan so that money automatically comes out of your transactional account into a high interest savings account each month
    • Watch your savings grow.

    Count on us

    A Count adviser can help you:

    • Set up a regular investment plan
    • Provide guidance on setting up a budget.

     

     


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Did you know?

The first step in the advice process involves meeting with a Count adviser to discuss your needs and objectives. This no obligation discussion generally takes no longer than 30 minutes and allows you to decide whether you are comfortable with the adviser and if you would like a written strategy.