Hillross Financial News

Your Best Interests magazine, association of financial advisers, financial planning

New edition of ‘Your Best Interests’ eMagazine out now

December 27, 2017

Check out the latest ‘Your Best Interests’ edition, an eMagazine flipbook publication by the Association of Financial Advisers. This edition includes articles on getting rid of bad credit, financial planning for the new year and also answers the question of how much it takes to retire in style. Click here or below to see for...


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Eight steps to improved cashflow… and lifestyle

December 7, 2017

Imagine feeling on top of your finances. Knowing you’re in a position to enjoy your life today, while also saving for tomorrow.  If that sounds good to you, you’re not alone. In a recent survey, 54% of Australians aged 55-64 strongly agreed they’d like that too.* Yet, many of us don’t feel like we’re in...


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6 ways to help your kids buy their first home

November 16, 2017

Increasing house prices are good news for property owners but can be a bit of a hurdle for people trying to get into the market. If, like many of our clients, your goal is to help your children buy a home, there are a few ways you can help. Perhaps some of the tips below...


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real financial planning stories, case study

Real Hillross Client Series – Meet Anthony Dunn

November 2, 2017

Originally from Horsham, Anthony Dunn is now a paramedic living in Melbourne. What was your financial situation like prior to contacting Hillross Horsham & Geelong? Stagnant. I had plenty of cash savings, but my money wasn’t working for me. I also had no idea of insurances that I should have had in place, such as...


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lending money to family

What you should consider before handing over your hard earned savings

September 21, 2017

You’re probably fairly used to helping your family out with a little extra cash here and there. Whether it’s pocket money for doing chores, or money to pay phone bills, go see a movie or buy clothes, for example. But what happens when they put their hands out for help to buy the big ticket...


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real financial planning stories, case study

Real Hillross Clients Series – Meet Jessica and her family

July 6, 2017

What was your financial situation like prior to contacting Hillross Horsham & Geelong? Sometimes big financial changes come in little packages with a great smile! Meet Noah. Our financial situation was not great. We were just getting by from day to day and holding our breath and hoping it will work out. We had our...


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Aged care services

EVENT: Are you or a family member planning for aged care?

June 29, 2017

Do you want to learn more about… The types of aged care services available? The costs of residential aged care? The payment options available to you? We are here to help! Join us for one of our FREE information sessions to assist you with your aged care planning. As seating is limited, please contact us...


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real financial planning stories, case study

Real Hillross clients series – meet Melissa

May 24, 2017

What was your financial situation like prior to contacting Hillross Horsham & Geelong? I’m not going to lie, I wasn’t proud of my financial situation. I had good income, but that felt like the only good thing I had going for me. I had some credit card debt, no real savings to speak of, wouldn’t...


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Federal Budget, Canberra, Hillross FP

The 2017-18 Australian Federal Budget

May 10, 2017

Pragmatism and fairness rule The 2017-18 Budget has much to make it popular. In fact, the goodies make it almost feel like a pre-election rather than a post-election budget. The transformation from the austerity to end “the age of entitlement” of the 2014 budget to the “fairness, security and opportunity” of this Budget has been...


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