Research shows that budgeting and cashflow management the top advice priority for younger Australians

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Younger people overwhelmingly rank budgeting and cashflow management as the most valuable type of financial advice they can receive, according to a recent ING and Rice Warner survey of more than 1000 Australians. Gen Z (66 per cent), Gen Y (60 per cent) and Gen X (40 per cent) all cited budgeting and cashflow management […]

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How one financial planner’s cultural change is helping tackle Australia’s debt problem

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How one financial planner’s cultural change is helping tackle Australia’s debt problem Financial planners are helping to tackle Australia’s escalating debt problem as the industry shifts from selling products to providing holistic advice with money management at its core. Australia’s household debt-to-income ratio has risen sharply in recent years and now ranks as one of […]

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With trust levels plummeting, it’s time to get personal

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Tackling the trust issue is one of the greatest challenges currently facing our industry. Peter Malekas explores practical ways for advisers to turn the tide. We are experiencing a national crisis of confidence in our institutions. Our trust in business, government, media and non-government organisations has fallen drastically in the past year, and signs point […]

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Moneysoft calls on financial planners to help clients understand their expenditure

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Financial planners need to broaden their role and help clients understand their household expenses in the wake of the Royal Commission’s damning revelations. Australian households have racked up record levels of debt as interest rates have been cut to historic lows in recent years, but the Commission heard that most lenders still over-rely on the […]

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Ease of use powers Moneysoft Lite cash flow management tool to one in five Moneysoft subscriptions

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Time poor advisers and their clients have embraced the streamlined version of Moneysoft’s personal financial management tool, with Moneysoft Lite growing to 20% of active users in less than two years. One in five Moneysoft subscribers now uses Lite, which was launched in late-2016. It caters to advisers and other finance professionals who want a […]

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Moneysoft makes client engagement more compelling with its new user interface

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Moneysoft has re-launched its client engagement and financial wellbeing platform with a more intuitive and streamlined user interface that cuts the time it takes professionals to analyse their clients’ key financial data. The launch follows a 12-month research and design process including extensive interviews and testing with a range of financial professionals who use Moneysoft’s […]

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Moneysoft and managedaccounts.com.au join forces to help advisers drive efficiency and client engagement

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Moneysoft has partnered with managedaccounts.com.au to offer its personal money management solutions to all financial planning practices using the ASX-listed online platform provider. Under the agreement, advisers receive preferential pricing on both Moneysoft Lite and Pro. Those tools enable them to provide additional client services, build greater engagement and unlock further efficiency. Managing director of […]

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Moneysoft expands footprint with Investfit and Xeppo integrations

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Moneysoft has struck new deals to integrate its cashflow as a service solution with goals based advice software Investfit and software data connector Xeppo. The partnerships bring together powerful technology and the capability for financial services providers to offer customised solutions that meet the individual needs of their client base. Moneysoft founder and managing director, […]

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Fortnum partners with Moneysoft

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Moneysoft will provide its digital money management solution to Fortnum Financial Advisers under a new partnership set to boost client engagement and provide greater insights across the advice process. Fortnum will provide the co-branded Moneysoft tool to advisers across its full network, enabling them to empower clients and bolster their financial wellbeing. Fortnum’s Practice Technology […]

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Moneysoft enters new partnership with Mortgage Choice

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Moneysoft’s advice technology will power a new Mortgage Choice Financial Planning tool aimed at bolstering clients’ money management skills and helping them reach their financial goals. Mortgage Choice Financial Planning will offer the tool under the name of MoneyTrack as a part of their cash flow coaching service. Tania Milnes, general manager of Mortgage Choice […]

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