Tag:SMSF
16.08.2014

EVENT: How to buy Property in your Super?

EVENT: Have you ever considered buying property in your super? 

Come and listen to our SMSF specialist Myles Thornton and CEO/Founder of Empire Chris Gray explain the detail behind this strategy and how it might be beneficial for you. 

When: Wednesday 8th of October - starting at 6pm (for 1.5 hours)

Where: Level 7, 14 Martin Place, NSW, 2001

REGISTER HERE

Cost: $20 (limited to the first 40)

Inclusions: Chris Gray latest book 'The effortless empire', Ark Total Wealth ...

TAGS: property, SMSF
07.04.2014

SMSF and Property Strategy Session (Webinar) - 16th of June @ 6pm

Come and listen to our SMSF expert Myles Thornton expain the ins and outs of how to buy property in super. 

REGISTER HERE

This complimentary webinar, will go for 1 hour and will cover off the following;

  • How do you buy property in super?
  • What are the benefits and risks?
  • The costs - upfront and ongoing
  • Why this strategy isn't for everyone? 
  • Common pitfalls and strategies

We hope you can join us for what will be a very educational session ...

TAGS: property, SMSF
07.03.2014

Super Stream form for SMSF

Please click on the link below to download the super stream form to give to your payroll

Super Stream Form

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16.10.2013

EVENT: How to buy property in your super?

EVENT: Have you ever considered buying property in your super? 

Come and listen to our SMSF specialist Myles Thornton and CEO/Founder of Empire Chris Gray explain the detail behind this strategy and how it might be beneficial for you. 

When: Wednesday 13th of November - starting at 6pm (for 1.5 hours)

Where: Level 7, 14 Martin Place, NSW, 2001

REGISTER HERE

Cost: $20 (limited to the first 40)

Inclusions: Chris Gray latest book 'The effortless empire', Ark Total Wealth ...

TAGS: property, SMSF
10.09.2013

Integrating Super into your Wealth Plan

How do you integrate a SMSF into you overall wealth plan? Before you start it’s really important that you understand how your SMSF is going to fit in with your overall financial strategy.

This is important for different reason, for example:

  • Do you hold your insurance inside or outside of your super?
  • Is your excess cash flow best used in or out of super?
  • If you own shares should you hold them in your own name or within your ...
03.09.2013

Managing your fund on an ongoing basis

So how do you manage your fund on an ongoing basis?

As we mentioned before, the main benefit of setting up a fund and majority of the reason why people do it is to get control. This doesn’t mean however you have to do it all yourself. There are many professional advisors out there who can help you manage your fund in an efficient and compliant manner so you can effectively do what you want with it, without giving ...

27.08.2013

Getting the Foundations Right

Before you set up a fund you need to make sure you get the foundations right, this means making sure you have got all the right compliances documents, you have completed investment strategy, and you understand what you are going to invest in, how you are going to invest in it and how your bank accounts are setup.

The reason why this is so important is because once it is all setup one it is quite hard and complex to ...

20.08.2013

SMSF Risk Management Strategies

One of the most important parts of setting a Self-Managed Superannuation Fund is making sure you take care of the risk management. When people setup a fund, they typically get quite excited and they roll their retail super across into their Self-Managed Superannuation Fund but they forget to replace the personal insurances they have in their existing retail super.

When you roll your super out you will effectively lose insurance benefits you have unless you keep a balance in there ...

13.08.2013

What are the costs, both upfront and ongoing?

So what are the costs involved in having your own Self-Managed Superannuation Fund. The easiest way to understand this is to break it in two separate areas, the upfront cost and the ongoing cost.

The upfront cost will be determined on whether you have an individual trustee or a corporate trustee. If you are an individual trustee it shouldn’t cost you more than $800 to $1,000 to setup. If you’re a Corporate Trustee, it should be no ...

06.08.2013

What Benefits will you gain From A SMSF?

So what are the main benefits of Self-Management Super Fund? Well this is quite individual as everybody is slightly different but we have summarised the main benefits that individuals receive out of their super fund.

The first one being control – because you are the Trustee you ultimately have discretion on what you want to invest in and what you don’t want to invest in. You are only effectively bound by what legislation will allow you to invest in and ...

21.02.2013

How to buy property in your Super

Please click on the link below to download the e-book on how to buy property in your super. This e-book focuses on the process as opposed to the benefits and risks. 

<Buying Property Process E-Book>

TAGS: property, SMSF
20.02.2013

SMSF Essentials E-Book

Please click on the below to download the SMSF Essentials E-Book

<SMSF Essentials E-Book>

 

TAGS: SMSF
28.01.2013

Why property in Super might not be the right choice

The idea of taking control of your super, selling those under performing shares that have been managed by a professional whocharges ridiculous fees regardless of the performance sounds appealing but be careful. Here are 5 reasons why buying property in your super might not be the right choice for you;

1. Small balance - If you super balance is less than $150,000, it could be dangerous purchasing a property in your super as you would need to use quite a ...

TAGS: property, SMSF
13.11.2012

Buying Property in a SMSF seminar tomorrow night!

Ark Total Wealth is conducting a Buying Property in SMSF at our offices on Level 7 , 14 Martin Place tomorrow evening Wednesday , 14th of November at 6pm.

Presenter Myles Thornton will be running through the evolution of superannuation towards SMSF's, the mechanics of how to setup the correct SMSF structure, and the advantages and disadvantages of holding property through the SMSF.

The presentation should run for about 45 minutes and include lots of open floor time where Myles will ...

12.11.2012

ATO releases new guidelines on insurance in SMSF's

The ATO has recently issued a guideline for all Self Managed Super Funds re. the adequate provision of personal insurance coverage for trustee/members.

Specifically, the trustee must consider whether the fund should hold insurance coverage for one or more members of the fund and have that fund hold an insurance contract covering member/s.

The guidelines do not specifically mention what sort of insurance coverage or types of cover should be applied however we believe consideration for Life Insurance ...

22.10.2012

Is an SMSF for you?

The ATO have released a simple booklet which explains some of the key areas to understand before you start your own super. Remember, you don't need to know all the answers yourself, but have people engaged to work with you who do.

Please click on the link below to download

ATO Booklet

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17.05.2012

SMSF and Property Webinar

Please click on the link below to download the slides from the SMSF and Property webinar. 

Slides

 

TAGS: property, SMSF