Many Murray Goulburn suppliers will be waking to larger bank accounts, with the 80-cent share distribution being paid overnight. Shane West, director of Fennell West said that farmers should consider their options with this distribution.
From 2 July 2018, one new Child Care Subsidy will replace the two current child care payments.
To transition to the new subsidy, you will need to take action.
During April, Centrelink wrote to all families currently receiving Child Care Benefit and Child Care Rebate with instructions on what to do.
The new year will mark a significant milestone for Colac’s Jarrod Owen, who will officially become a Partner with financial advisers Fennell West on January 1.
Directors Ryan Fennell and Shane West announced the news today and said the decision reflected Jarrod’s value to the firm and its clients.
“Jarrod has been working with us since March and Shane and I are really excited that he will now be a partner and help continue to drive our growth and development,” Ryan said.
A few short years and a lot of hard work has led to Fennell West being recognised for business excellence at a recent awards ceremony in Melbourne.
Directors Shane West and Ryan Fennell were presented with Garvan Financial Planning’s 2017 Business Excellence Award on Thursday.
Not yet three years old, Fennell West has grown from two employees to a team of 12 and Ryan said that growth had contributed to the award success.
After years of study and two diplomas, Joel Bateman has stepped out of his studies and into an associate’s role with Fennell West.
“It’s a big change, but it’s something that I’ve been working towards for quite a while and it’s exciting my new career is underway,” he said.
Well-known local identity Jane Vaughan has joined the team at Fennell West – filling a new role as Finance Associate.
The mother of three has experience in the banking sector as well as business administration and hospitality.
It’s about to be even easier for first home buyers to get into the local market and the news is good for vendors as well who can expect to sell mid-range properties quickly.
The teams at James H. Monk Real Estate and Fennell West financial advisors are expecting the Government’s latest first home buyers scheme to make the local area more attractive for young people to live, work and invest.
From this Monday, Jarrod Owen is looking forward to having a closer working relationship with clients and to helping them achieve the lifestyle they plan for.
The 35-year-old financial adviser has joined Shane West and Ryan Fennell at Fennell West in Colac and Camperdown.
By Shane West
We deal heavily with our clients’ cash flow management and our process usually entails;
- Finding out where your money goes
- Setting realistic spending targets
- Making sure we hit the targets, and lastly;
- Using newly found excess cashflow to pay down debt or build your wealth
Concerns have been raised that Murray Goulburn and Fonterra suppliers are not taking advantage of a Government loan scheme that could help them recover from the milk price cuts.
Fennell West Finance director Shane West said cash flow would be more important than ever over coming months and the recently announced discounted loan scheme could save farmers thousands of dollars in interest repayments.