Weekend Reading for Financial Planners (Feb 13-14)

Enjoy the current installment of “Weekend Reading For Financial Planners” – this week’s edition kicks off with the announcement that the Investments & Wealth Institute (IWI) is launching a new online advisor networking/community platform called “The Hive”, to be available to both IWI members and those beyond, as the organization seeks to expand its footprint …

FPA calls for review of unsustainable ASIC levy as the regulator seeks guidance on affordable advice

The Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) has made six recommendations in its Budget Submission 2021-22 aimed at addressing the rapidly increasing cost of practicing as a financial planner.

FPA CEO Dante De Gori CFP® said making financial advice more affordable for all Australians starts with making financial planning more affordable to practise.

“This has …

3 Simple Ways to Do Your Own Taxes

If you’re considering doing your own taxes this season, it’s important to remember that federal income tax can be quite complicated, so it’s essential to have a reliable guide to go by to ensure that your taxes are filed correctly.

Any mistakes you make can subject you to hefty fines, and you could limit yourself …