Myriam Borg is an Australian business woman who is based in NSW Australia. She has pioneered the lost money recovery industry, founding what is now a large and dynamic sector assisting every day Australians claim their lost & missing monies and assets. The lost fund industry was estimated at 23.7 billion dollars in October 2016. This figure varies due to monies continuing to be lost on a daily basis as well as funds being refunded back by Recovery & Refund consultants.
Myriam is the CEO of Create Australia, a company that has grown & evolved over the past decade and a half, speaking of her company myriam states “as an organization we have had to evolve, change & grow as well as mature in a way as to meet market conditions, it’s been a very exciting process”
What is your hobby?
My current hobby is traveling to places that are off the beaten track, I like researching and then experiencing different cultures, it’s a hobby and a passion. I really relish integrating into the local culture as much as I can when I travel.
How did you get started with this hobby? What inspired you?
I love foreign culture, foreign language, exotic foods, researching specific places, spot, restaurants and activities in different countries – I find it loads of fun, educational and very exciting!
Are there any groups you’re a part of or events that you attend related to your hobby?
Yes I am I am part of the international living community and read their newsletter weekly.
Are there any good books for beginners?
Yes the lonely planet series are very good books to read as they focus on local information & are very up to date on the local scene for the country you are reading up on.
How has this changed your life?
It has completely changed my life. It’s made me a much more adventurous person, and a lot more open to life in general. Culture is very interesting to me and travel makes it come alive. It’s very hard to put into words I guess!
What advice do you have for others starting out with this hobby?
Just do it. Foreign travel and discovery is life changing and really expands your horizons. You will meet very interesting people and most importantly you will experience things you never imagined possible.
Are there any other hobbies you have?
Yes fitness, I am a Pilates junky! It is a mind & body discipline and very enjoyable for me.