The knowledge centre is dedicated to enhancing the knowledge and education for SMSF’s and provides a range of useful links and sites that might assist you in the establishment and on-going operation of your SMSF.
Articles on Self Super Insurance
Mr John Kelly from Self Super Insurance discussing risk and insurance in SMSF’s on the BRR Roundtable series 12 April 2013, Risk and Insurance in SMSF‘s
The Australian Financial Review Art and Collectables , John Wasiliev Sept 2012
The Australian Product Watch August 2012
BRW ‘Self Managed Super’s House of Horrors’, Michael Bailey Aug 2012
Money Management – Common pitfalls when insuring your SMSF Collectables May 2012
John Kelly from Self Super Insurance in the SMSF Magazine Summer 2012 Falling foul of the law
The Australian “How to be healthy & Wise: Australian Top 100” December 2011
Smart Investor April 2012
Self Super Insurance in the AFR.com
Money Management August 2011
Morningstar March 2012
Media Release August 2011: Excess Contribution Tax Assessment Notice
Other articles you may find of interest
“There’s no escape“, Peter Freeman Money Magazine July 2011
“Trustee Disputes are a rare but unpleasant problem for Self Managed Super Funds“, Tony Negline, The Australian 20 July 2011
“Being a super fund trustee is no job for amateurs“, James Dunn, The Australia 24 August 2011
“Insurance cuts risk for superannuation fund trustees“, Tony Negline, The Australian 31 August 2011
People we have found helpful
We have spoken to dozens of really helpful people in our journey to understand the SMSF sector. However, the following people have been really generous with their time over a long period, so we thought they deserved special mention:
Kris Kitto. Kris is a SMSF Specialist Advisor (SPAA), Chartered Accountant with a Diploma of Financial Services, Bachelor of Business and is a Justice of the Peace (QLD). He writes and runs the website & blog www.evolvemysuper.com.au and can be contacted by phone on 0459 798 864
Shane Ellis. Shane is Managing Director of Equityprotect & SMSF Law. He is a Senior Consulting Lawyer specialising in SMSF Estates & Law, Family Estate Planning, Asset Protection Structuring & Business Structures. He is SPAA Accredited SMSF Specialist Advisor status & ASIC RG 146 Specialist Self Managed Superannuation Fund Accreditation. Shane is available on (07) 5530 7319 or 0414 450503
Aaron Dunn. Aaron is a Specialist SMSF Adviser (SSA) and also a Certified Practising Accountant (CPA) and RG146 compliant. He runs the business SMSF360 Pty Ltd and also the SMSF Education site www.smsfacademy.com.au. He can be contacted on (03) 9374 1900.
Setting up a new fund?
There are so many people you can speak to and so many sites you can visit. Listed below are some businesses that we have met and like:
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