Not all advice is created equal

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FPA welcomes recognition of value of professional advice The Financial Planning Association (FPA) welcomes all moves that promote the value of financial planning advice, encouraging ISN members to make sure their advice meets with the professional standards of the FPA. “We know it’s difficult for Super Fund members to trust whether they’re in the right […]

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Minister Shorten: Please read the writing on the wall, lives are worth insuring

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The Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) is again calling on the Minister for Financial Services and Superannuation, Bill Shorten, to become a true advocate of the financial advice industry and focus squarely on the impact of proposed reform on consumers. Mr Klipin said that endless debate about adviser remuneration is clouding the real issues which […]

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Consumers provided commitment to quality and high standards with financial services Trustmark

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Consumers learnt today that the Financial Services Council had launched a Trustmark that will demonstrate a commitment to high quality and standards in financial products and services including superannuation, life insurance and investments.  The initiative comes in the wake of a string of financial disasters that have hit thousands of Australian families over the past […]

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