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FPA welcomes support for consumers, retirees and small business owners in 2020-2021 Federal Budget

The FPA welcomes the stimulus for Australian consumers, greater certainty for retirees and additional support for small business owners outlined in the 2020-2021 Federal Budget.

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Australians engaged in investing for their future after COVID: FPA’s Money & Life Tracker – COVID Edition

Australians are more determined than ever to plan financially for life after COVID, with 70% of Australians believing they could have done better or different to improve their financial position, according to new research out today by the FPA.

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FPA highlights shifts in consumer behaviour and the importance of universal access to financial advice in the “new normal”

Australians are making long term changes in their spending behaviour to minimise the impact of COVID-19 on their finances, according to CoreData research presented at The Financial Planning Association’s (FPA) keynote event held earlier this month.

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Help young Australians by supporting the Future2 Community Cycling & Walking Challenge

The Future2 Foundation (Future2), the philanthropic arm of the Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA), has announced an exciting new initiative to get financial planners outdoors, active and raising funds for young Australians.

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It’s time to fix our complex and costly regulatory framework

The biggest challenge impacting financial planning businesses today is not retaining clients or attracting new business, but the overly complex regulatory system stifling productivity, writes FPA CEO Dante De Gori CFP®.

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2020 FPA Award nominations open with new category acknowledging innovation and automation

The FPA is calling for nominations to the 2020 FPA Awards, an annual program recognising excellence by the FPA members in financial planning and notable contributions to their local communities. 

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FPA partners with Kaplan Professional and RMIT University

The FPA has partnered with two education providers, Kaplan Professional and RMIT University, which will allow financial planners to combine a Master of Financial Planning degree with the CFP® Certification Program. 

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FPA names Allen Ozdil as the Semester 1, 2020 winner of Gwen Fletcher Memorial Award

The Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) has named Mr Allen Ozdil of Pitcher Partners in Melbourne, Victoria, as the Semester 1, 2020 winner of the Gwen Fletcher Memorial Award.

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Tax Practitioners Board and FPA sign new MOU

In the first agreement of its kind between the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) and one of its recognised professional associations, a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed with the Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA). TPB Chair, Mr Ian Klug AM, said the MOU will facilitate information exchange about matters of mutual interest […]

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FPA launches Virtual Congress masterclass series for 2020

The Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) is pleased to announce the 2020 FPA Virtual Congress masterclass series, which will go live on 6 July. The FPA is offering its Congress format as a virtual event for the first time in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. It has been designed to follow the program offered […]

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