SAKS Financial Services Blog

  • The impact of Covid-19 on Super Funds
    The impact of Covid-19 on Super Funds The COVID-19 has delivered an enormous economic shock worldwide and has led to the deepest contraction in the global GDP in recent decades. According to the World Bank Report, the global economy will shrink by around 5.2% this year, affecting the emerging and developing economies the most. Australia’s […]
  • Road to Recovery COVID-19: Changes in Australian Accounting & Tax Sector
    COVID-19 the most debated topic of 2019 has created threats not only to human lives but also to business. It seems that we were able to survive through the tough pandemic time and now it is time to save our businesses and economy in the road to recovery. Australian business owners should bear in mind […]
  • A Good Financial Planning Firm Needs a Good Paraplanner
    A Good Financial Planning Firm Needs a Good Paraplanner What makes a good Paraplanner? One of the most frequently asked questions in the financial planning industry. The core role of a Paraplanner could be in assisting and supporting the financial planners with their technical expertise. But the question is are all technical experts good Paraplanners? […]
  • 3 Tips for Effective Client Communication
    3 Tips for Effective Client Communication As a financial adviser, working towards delivering the best advice to your clients and making your clients achieve their life goals is key to your success. The financial and investments world is constantly evolving and subject to rapid changes in standards, laws, methodologies, products and most importantly, technology. These […]
  • 5 Benefits of Partnering with an Outsourced Paraplanning Firm
    5 Benefits of Partnering with an Outsourced Paraplanning Firm Paraplanners are an essential powerhouse of financial planning practices. Did you know? On average the national average salary for a paraplanner in Australia is around $77,000 (Source: March 2020 Glassdoor data) and it doesn’t stop there, other costs can include superannuation, payroll tax, management costs, training […]