The upfront costs of buying a home

The upfront costs of buying a home

When saving for your first (or next) home, it’s common to focus on building up the deposit and servicing your upcoming home loan. However, there are other upfront costs when buying a home that you should be aware of from the get-go. With it being particularly challenging these days to get your foot onto the […]

Australians need help on how to manage huge wealth transfer

Australians need help on how to manage huge wealth transfer

Most Australians want to share their wealth with the next generation but are unsure how to transfer that wealth and need help to plan for an effective transfer. Financial advisers are well-placed to meet those needs, according to the findings of a new report from Fidelity International and independent research firm, MYMAVINS. To help financial […]

Airbnb vs long term rentals – do the numbers stack up?

Airbnb vs long term rentals – do the numbers stack up?

In just 15 short years, Airbnb has transformed from a platform helping homeowners earn cash from their spare rooms to a business and property investment strategy. There are between 100,000 and 350,000 short-term rental properties across Australia, with homes making up approximately 85% of those listings according to various portals.i While it might seem like […]

Preparing for property success in 2024

Preparing for property success in 2024

The new year is a time when most people sit back and set some goals for the year ahead. But why not think about your goals for next year now? If you are thinking of buying a property, get a jump-start on 2024 and be ready to buy by starting the pre-approval process and doing […]

Tax and the super after-life

Tax and the super after-life

Many people assume there is no tax payable on super benefits received after someone passes away, but that’s not always the case. Whether or not tax is paid on a super death benefit depends on the beneficiary’s relationship with the deceased. Although some beneficiaries receive their money tax-free, others can find themselves paying significant amounts […]

Manage the cost of living

Manage the cost of living

Here are some quick ways to reduce your living costs. Having a money plan helps you stay on top of your spending and bills. There’s also free support and services to go to if you’re feeling overwhelmed. If you’re in crisis and struggling to pay for essentials, there are services to help you with food, […]

How to increase your IQ for later in life

How to increase your IQ for later in life

Key points: Dr Vincent Candrawinata founded Renovatio Bioscience in 2016 following antioxidant research at the University of Newcastle Dr Candrawinata is among many researchers who believe that a person’s intelligence quotient, commonly referred to as IQ, can be increased — instead of simply remaining static throughout life As a lauded expert in the field of […]

2023 Year in Review

2023 Year in Review

Australia’s economy stubbornly defied predictions during 2023, dashing any hopes that we might begin to return to some kind of normal. Some had expected an end to the Reserve Bank’s continued cash rate rises during the year. Instead, inflation has been a stubborn foe and we saw five rate rises, adding another 1.25%. But there […]

Superannuation scams

Superannuation scams

If someone offers to withdraw your super or move it to a self-managed super fund (SMSF) so you can get the money, it could be a scam. Learn how to spot the signs of a super scam and what you can do to protect yourself. Scammers may target your super because most Australians have a super […]

Weighing up whether to renovate or sell

Weighing up whether to renovate or sell

It’s easy to be inspired by the super-profitable renovations and dream rebuilds we see on TV. In real life, the picture can be a little different. The key to achieving your particular dream home is to arm yourself with the comparative costs for both selling and buying, and renovating, with a clear understanding of what’s […]

Priyanka Kumar

Provisional Financial Adviser

Priyanka is part of our Administration Support staff and is currently a student at Macquarie University, undertaking a double degree in Applied Finance and Economics. After graduating, she hopes to continue growing her career in the financial services industry.

Priyanka has a can-do attitude and strives to be helpful in any way she can. She is friendly, focused and determined to ensure that our clients receive the best service possible.

Ashish Thadani

Director & Financial Adviser

Financial Adviser / Director of Investlink Group & Excalibur Wealth Group

Ashish has over 20 years of experience as a financial adviser and is passionate about educating his clients on their finances and the financial strategies that he recommends to them.

With a “client comes first” philosophy for the business, Ashish operates with patience, transparency and with the best interests of his clients always in mind.

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