Australia’s leading succession lawyer says “Failing to plan is planning to fail”

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Opportunity to learn what must be known:  Melbourne, Albury and Canberra Australia’s leading succession lawyer is inviting financial advisers, their clients and the public to join him to learn the Planning Holy Trilogy: Wealth Creation, Wealth Preservation and Wealth Distribution. “Bring pen, paper and the ‘important other’ in your life and get ready to learn”, […]

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Future2 Wheel Classic fundraiser spawns a “Virtual” ride

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Cyclist registrations for the Future2 Virtual Wheel Classic are now open! When the 2013 Future2 Wheel Classic hits the Melbourne to Sydney road on 5 October, dozens of ‘virtual’ cyclists from the financial planning community may have covered the distance already –  cycling the 1250km in 10 weeks rather than 9 days. Future2, the foundation […]

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Future2 Make the Difference! Grant program

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Since May 2007 Future2 has made grants totalling some $250,000 to community charities and not-for-profit bodies working with disadvantaged young Australians. Future2’s grants focus on the under 25s who may be financially disadvantaged, homeless, juvenile justice offenders, drug or alcohol dependent, disabled or Indigenous. Grants are awarded to projects and programs in areas such as […]

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The Future2 Make the Difference! Grants now open to applications

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Five or more grants will go to community not-for-profits working to give a better future to young Australians struggling with the disadvantage of homelessness, addictions, social exclusion, disability or unemployment. Each grant application must have the support of a financial advice professional. Community not-for-profits and charities seeking a Future2 grant must have their application supported […]

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Future2 Make the Difference! Grant program

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Since May 2007 Future2 has made grants totalling some $250,000 to community charities and not-for-profit bodies working with disadvantaged young Australians. Future2’s grants focus on the under 25s who may be financially disadvantaged, homeless, juvenile justice offenders, drug or alcohol dependent, disabled or Indigenous. Grants are awarded to projects and programs in areas such as […]

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Financial planners line up to cycle 1230 km for charity

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Online registration has opened for cyclists in the financial planning community who want to join the 2013 Future2 Wheel Classic. Their challenge is to help Future2 reach a $170,000 fundraising target set for this year’s event, a 1230km cycle marathon from Melbourne to Sydney. The 2013 Wheel Classic has attracted the support of AMP Financial Planning as […]

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NSW and QLD not-for-profits receive ‘top up’ grants from Future2

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Future2 has awarded two grants of $5,000 to past grant recipients whose programs have demonstrated exceptionally sound results and a strong link with the financial planning profession. The grants follow the award in late 2012 of five grants of $10,000 each within the 2012 Make the Difference! Grant program. The grant recipients were selected from […]

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Melbourne-Sydney route chosen for Future2’s cycling fundraiser

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A 1230 km route from Melbourne to Sydney has been chosen for the 2013 AMP Financial Planning Future2 Wheel Classic – the foundation’s annual cycling fundraiser.  AMP Financial Planning is Gold Partner for the second year.  Interest is high among would-be Wheel Classic cyclists in the financial planning community. Future2 aims to raise raise at […]

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Future2 announces $50,000 of new grants

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Future2 has announced the recipients of five grants totaling $50,000, giving vital support to grassroots projects working to transform the lives of disadvantaged young Australians who are at risk. The grant recipients were selected from 42 applications, each endorsed by a local financial planning professional, and will receive $10,000 each. BackTrack Youth Works, Armidale, NSW www.backtrack.org.au […]

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News updates from Future2

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The Future2 Foundation is the foundation of the financial planning community.  AMP Future2 Wheel Classic 2012 Months of training and preparation culminated on the steps of State Parliament House in Melbourne on 23 September. Nineteen cyclists – of the 40 who participated in the AMP Future2 Wheel Classic this year – arrived at the […]

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