Financial advice can help you reach your goals





This is a period of firsts. First salary, first car and possibly your first property. Saving for a deposit is top of mind, whilst also paying off debt. Read More


This is a time of enjoying new found freedom before the responsibility of family and property. Getting on the property ladder is one of the key goals identified in this life stage. Read More


ey objectives during this life stage are focused on paying off the home loan. Money comes in and goes out, primarily spent on the household and children. Pleasures are taken in small luxuries and travel. Read More


Retirement is close enough but too far away to pro-actively aim for. However, the desire is there to build wealth and, if a mortgage is still there, then the key focus is paying it down and juggling the demands of today. Read More


Goals focus on planning for a comfortable retirement and maximising super for retirement. The mortgage tends to be paid off or is at a manageable level at this stage. Read More


Goals focused on managing funds during retirement and optimising investment income. Read More




1. Australian Bureau of Statistics, ‘4125.0 - Gender Indicators’, Australia, August 2016

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The first step in the advice process involves meeting with a Count adviser to discuss your needs and objectives. This no obligation discussion generally takes no longer than 30 minutes and allows you to decide whether you are comfortable with the adviser and if you would like a written strategy.