The property market is hot – is now the time to invest

Property is a hot topic at the moment and it’s certainly at the forefront of many of our clients’ minds, especially with signs of possible rate rises following the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority’s (APRA) recent tightening of the credit serviceability policy. We’ve definitely seen an increase in interest and lately we have been working with […]

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Swing into financial action with correct advice

My golf swing, like many others, is an imperfect one. If I fix one part of that swing, the other parts that were compensating tend to contribute to a poor outcome. To effectively improve a golf swing and other parts of their game, a golfer needs a full renovation and a lot of practice to […]

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Are in-house investment products worth the risk?

VISIS recently onboarded new clients that had been advised to set up a self-managed super fund (SMSF) and invest with financial products created by their former advisory firm. Our biggest concern with these types of products is the potential for conflicts of interest to arise – particularly when considering the financial incentives advisers receive for […]

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Medicos needn’t be in the firing line of financial and debt stress

During his 25-year career, VISIS founding partner and financial adviser Chris Smith has identified a pattern of work pressures and external stressors in many of his clients working in medical professions. This knowledge enabled him to develop an innate understanding of how to assist medical professionals manage their finances and maximise wealth creation outside of […]

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