In a hot property market, do your homework before you get a mortgage

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The property market is heating up. So even before you start looking for a property to buy, get your finances in order to determine how much you will be able to borrow, says George Lucas, Founder of ‘Wealth Know How’. It’s important to get basics in order before investors make one of their biggest purchase

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Investment property for SMSFs requires caution

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Too often property investors haven’t done their homework before they buy, according to Wealth Know How’s General Manager Fiona Parker. “You have to know the compliance rules particularly if you are making a property investment for your SMSF,” said Ms Parker. “And our videos are designed to help you understand your options.” “Being able to

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Be savvy about your taxes for peace of mind

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Be aware of the tax implications when you make investments to manage expenses and rest easy, says James Dunn, leading investment educator on Wealth Know How. “Any income you receive from an investment may be added to your taxable income, and taxed at your marginal tax rate,” said Dunn. ‘Be savvy about tax’ is part of

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Why get financial advice? Financial planning needs to be demystified

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The large majority of consumers simply do not understand the basic value that financial planners offer according to Wealth Know How’s General Manager Fiona Parker. “Consumers are telling us they want the role of planners demystified so they can better understand how even the basic problems and investment strategies will be addressed. Ms Parker said

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Detail all important when super meets life insurance

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Did you know that all employer’s default super funds must offer a minimum level of life insurance? There are benefits to having your insurance cover in super but it’s important to be aware of the finer details says Fiona Parker, General Manager of Wealth Know How, Australia’s fastest growing independent online financial education website “Our

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SMSFs show an increased interest in residential property

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“Property as an asset class is a long-term investment, which suits the time horizon of many SMSFs,” says James Dunn, presenter of the first of a series of four Wealth Know How videos that look at property as an asset class for Self-Managed Super Funds (SMSFs). “Like any investment in a SMSF, the fund’s trust

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Announcer Financial Planning embraces Wealth Know How videos to educate clients

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Wealth Know How, Australia’s fastest growing provider of independent financial videos and Announcer Financial Planning, an independent financial planning group, have partnered to educate and engage clients with online videos. Announcer’s new website will now have a cross section of educational videos from Wealth Know How. Announcer Financial Planning’s Managing Director Andrew Rocks says: “We

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Financial planners must use online videos to drive financial education

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Online videos a necessary tool to grow business Financial planners risk losing market share if they don’t quickly adopt video for their communication and marketing strategies, says Fiona Parker, General Manager, Wealth Know How. “Video content will account for 69% of all consumer online traffic by 2017, according to a recent global Cisco study,” Ms

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Back to basics in fashion as investors flock to learn about budgeting 

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Australians are going online more and more to learn about how to take charge of their own finances, says Fiona Parker, General Manager of Wealth Know How, Australia’s fastest growing independent online financial education website. “We have seen an increased interest in our easy to digest video clips covering budgeting this financial year,” she said.

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Wealth Know How appoints new GM

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Wealth Know How’s new GM says Australia’s financial planners must capture future clients much earlier in the sales cycle or risk losing growth opportunities Wealth Know How (www.wealth-knowhow.com.au), Australia’s fastest growing independent online financial education video channel, has appointed Fiona Parker as General Manager. Fiona will lead the business in its strategy to position the

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