There has been so much happening lately with house prices all over Australia. We all know Sydney and Melbourne house prices have grown enormously over recent years, and Hobart and Canberra are now hot on their heels.
But you are looking to buy your first home, or perhaps you are upgrading now you are starting a family. Whatever the reason for buying, you are not sure whether to buy now or to save as much money as possible, so you have ...Continue Reading →
Be prepared for the ugly and unexpected
Making money is an exciting prospect and is one of the reasons many seek financial advice, however it needs to come after you have ensured you have put in place a plan for when things go wrong. And let’s face it, things do go wrong! So, the first reason to seek financial advice is to ensure that regardless of what happens in 2018, good or bad, you are well prepared. Financial stress is debilitating, ...Continue Reading →
For a financial planner, Scott Farmer can display startling apathy towards financial products.
Scott explained this recently when he and other Certainty Advisers were researching the April 2017 white paper What Price Valuable Advice? which highlights what sort of financial advice clients value.
“It’s pretty simple,” he says. “When it comes to the advice our clients value most in the work we do together, it has nothing to do with the financial products they have.
“This is at odds with what is offered ...Continue Reading →
What does Financial Freedom mean for you?
Our freshly minted infographic shows you what it means for our wonderful clients. We talk to them each year about their aspirations, so that we understand what value we can add as financial advisers. Welcome to the New World of Advice!Continue Reading →