Independent financial planners from Quantum Financial are regularly asked their views on investing, Self Managed Super Funds and financial planning in the national media.

Time for a portfolio fine-tune

By |July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Australian Financial Review, Financial planning, Jet setting retiree, Jet setting retirees, Responsible for managing family wealth, Self Managed Super Funds|

Great investing ideas and portfolio management are different skills. Both are important but the latter goes well beyond making good individual investment decisions. If your current asset allocation is not

Why politicians need to understand the true nature of SMSFs

By |June 6th, 2019|Categories: Australian Financial Review, Financial planning, Jet setting retiree, Jet setting retirees, Responsible for managing family wealth, Self Managed Super Funds|

Digging behind ATO statistics shows mum and dad trustees are more likely to have less than $350,000 each in super, rather than boasting of harbourside mansions.

Industry funds’ DIY options could help you keep franking credits

By |May 9th, 2019|Categories: Australian Financial Review, Jet setting retiree, Managing family wealth, Self Managed Super Funds|

Key point: Own shares through an SMSF and concerned about losing revenue on them? There’s a way to continue owning them without losing out.

Top 100 SMSFs control $8 billion

By |March 11th, 2019|Categories: Australian Financial Review, Jet setting retiree, Managing family wealth, Self Managed Super Funds|

The Australian Taxation Office has a self managed super fund top 100. Among its greatest hits are the 100 SMSFs with the largest asset balances.

Banking royal commission: what SMSF investors need to know

By |February 10th, 2019|Categories: Australian Financial Review, Jet setting retiree, Managing family wealth, Self Managed Super Funds|

While DIY super funds were not an area of concern, it will mean more transparency when dealing with financial advisers.