Why inheritance asset protection is necessary

With more than half of marriages and de facto relationships ending these days, parents are reconsidering how they structure their wills with testamentary trusts to protect their assets and avoid their legacy ending up in the wrong hands. Inheritance and wills can be complicated at the best of times. Clients often ask how they can […]

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FY23 to herald superannuation benefits for all ages

As we approach the new financial year, superannuation rule changes will see widespread benefits for Australians across all stages of life. All employees are set to receive a 0.5 per cent raise in their superannuation guarantee contribution as of July 1, increasing to a total of 10.5 per cent, following the Coalition’s pledge to reach […]

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Big budget year delivers timely relief

The lead up to and delivery of this year’s federal Budget was surrounded by plenty of hype, and for good reason – being an election year, the Budget was delivered early and with high expectations. With cost of living pressures rising quicker than wages, many were rightly concerned about how households may fair. Importantly, with […]

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Tom Cumming Profile Piece

Working in a fast-paced industry where every day is different is important for Client Services Officer Tom Cumming and is why he thoroughly enjoys his role at VISIS.   “When the opportunity to join the team came up last year, I jumped at the chance to learn and grow my skills and help clients achieve their […]

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Wealth creation for the next generation

Benjamin Franklin’s famous words ‘Watch the pennies and the dollars will take care of themselves’ may have been said many years ago but they still ring true today – passing on good financial habits to our children really can help set them up for life.  Wealth creation starts with getting our children into good saving […]

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2022 investor outlook

It’s only February and already it’s been an interesting beginning to the year, with many curveballs being thrown at stock markets.   We saw a volatile start which was considered a knee-jerk reaction to America’s accelerated timeline for interest rate rises.    In Australia, the rising inflation and impacts of tension eastern Europe is affecting […]

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Is cryptocurrency here to stay?

Cryptocurrency was the talk of the town a few years ago when Bitcoin captured the attention of media worldwide as people wondered if it would destabilise banking as we know it or strengthen the economy. According to a Saxo Markets survey, only one in 10 Australians feel they understand what a cryptocurrency is, so before […]

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Hot property areas to invest

The Australian property market has been vastly bullish for a good number of years now, especially throughout the past year. We saw a 22 per cent increase in property prices which has been the biggest jump since the 1980s. This also means the nation’s median property price has risen for 15 straight months – likely […]

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Katie Robinson Profile Piece

As Chris’ Associate Adviser, there’s no such thing as a boring day at the office for Katie Robinson. Typically, an Associate is responsible for developing and documenting strategy, but for Katie, a day could involve anything from client meetings to working with software providers to deliver new client interface experiences. “Prior to joining VISIS I […]

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The Year Ahead

As we step into the New Year, I’d like to offer my thanks to you, our clients and supporters, for continuing to trust in us and work with us. Your enthusiasm for what we do pushes us to reach new heights and strive to be the best. During 2021, we hit milestones, grew our client […]

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