Buying an Investment Property In Your SMSF – Important Things to Consider

August 8th, 2012 | Self Managed Superannuation, Financial Planning, Investment Advice, Estate Planning. ATO rule changes have seen a rush of SMSFs getting into property mainly due to changes introduced in 2007 that in effect allow funds to borrow to buy an asset.  By investing in property, and with the right strategies and advice, you […]

Gear up for smooth sailing in your retirement

July 25th, 2012 | Retirement Planning, Self Managed Superannuation, Financial Planning, Investment Advice Retirement – will I have accumulated enough assets for my retirement?  Although many people have a retirement plan, we are often distracted by the day-to-day responsibilities and conflicting priorities which push this plan down low on our priorities list.

Top 5 SMSF Tips for 2013 – Start Planning Now

July 11th, 2012 | Self Managed Superannuation, Financial Planning, Investment Advice. We’re already half way through 2012, the Global Financial Crisis is unrelenting, and the unpredictable nature of the various international sharemarkets continue to unnerve us.  With this in mind, now is the time to think about important strategies for your Self Managed Super Fund.  […]

Insurance – Are you covered?

June 27th, 2012 | Financial Planning News, Tax Advice and Updates, Consumer News, Business Advice and Updates Nothing is more important than your life and your ability to make a living.  Insurance is especially important for business owners, operators and self managed super fund members who have gearing in super.  If you’re in the start-up […]

Pre-30 June Super Health Check

Financial Planning News, Self Managed Superannuation, Estate Planning, Financial Planning, Investment Advice. We regularly service our cars, have medical check ups and review the family budget, but how often do we review our superannuation?  With 30 June fast approaching, here’s some thought provoking advice to ensure your super is healthy, and on track. Which type […]

FREE SEMINAR – How to Maximise the Performance of Your Superannuation

Many superannuation funds have lost money – now is the time to take control. You are invited to attend a special (and free!) presentation from The Quinn Group. As a result of the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) many investors have received unsatisfactory returns on their superannuation. Simply keeping your money in a bank account to […]

Superannuation borrowing

May 16th, 2012 | Accounting News, Consumer News, Financial Planning News, Tax Advice and Updates Superannuation borrowing is arguably the fastest growing area of superannuation investment.  There is an increasing demand for superannuants to take more control of their superannuation. During the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) many superannuants were cashing in their industry, retail and […]

What to consider when purchasing an investment property

March 7th, 2012 | Accounting News, Consumer News, Financial Planning News, Legal News, Newsletter Features, Tax Advice and Updates Purchasing an investment property is something that many Australians look to when trying to secure a second stream of income. An investment property, such as a holiday house, seems like an ideal escape during the holiday […]