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wealthadvice was established in 2000, following the sale of Marisa’s share in her initial financial planning practice. wealthadvice has always been a fee for service practice specialising in providing holistic financial planning and coaching advice. During the next 10 years we grew exponentially.
An opportunity arose in 2009 to re-focus the practice to key clients and services and wealthadvice has continued with a select number of clients requiring similar levels of service and advice. wealthadvice actively refers people to other quality financial planning practices if we are unable to offer the services that you require.
In 2018 we introduced a consultancy service in financial planning, funds management, governance and investment committees.
Meet our team
Certified Financial Planner
Our principal, Marisa Broome owns the practice. Marisa is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER® professional. After her university studies, Marisa has worked in financial services for more than 35 years, initially in funds management and for over 23 years as a financial planner. Marisa believes that everything she does every day with her clients makes a difference in their lives. Her approach to financial planning is all about getting the strategy right and from that the client’s goals are met.
Marisa is the Chair of the Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA), having been a Director for the last six years. In this time, Marisa has been the Chair of their Policy and Regulations Committee, Chair of the FASEA working group, a member of the Audit and Risk Committee. She is passionate about improving the quality of financial advice available to the community and encouraging people to consider a career as a financial planning professional. She is actively involved in the development of financial planning education services to ensure the standards keep improving.
Marisa participates in a number of community fund raising activities especially in the area of financial literacy and the education of girls.
Marisa and her husband have two adult children who are both at university (and who they are still supporting!).
Marisa can be reached via
or on +61 413 588 680
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& SMSF Expert
Brian Thomas is a Director - Consulting Services with Wealthadvice and a General Manager - Business / Investments at Eight Investment Partners (8ip).
Prior to that he was General Manager - Investments at Perennial Investment Partners, Managing Director and Head of Distribution for Credit Suisse Asset Management and a Division Director at Macquarie Bank.
Brian has been in the financial services industry for over forty years specialising in superannuation and investment management covering administration, asset consulting, product development, marketing, distribution, asset allocation, people management and board directorship.
He has been an active participant in a number of industry bodies and government committees and was instrumental in the development of allocated or account-based pensions. At Macquarie he developed Australia's first individual longevity solution product and has developed or co-developed several products and or specialist campaigns that have individually raised more than one billion dollars in assets.
Brian can be reached via
or on +61 416 059 736
Janice is our Accountant and SMSF expert. Originally trained as an Accountant and Tax Agent, Janice soon learned that there was more to the big picture than just saving tax.
Janice helps mature couples confirm that their life long dreams have paid off and they’re ready to retire. She also helps others to explore their investment decisions of major items like a career change, a return to school, starting a business, buying a property or just living a financially secure life.
Janice is interested in the Tax Laws and with investing in property and the share market, with a focus as a as a financial guide. She finds it tremendously fulfilling to help clients and friends make good decisions for their goals and circumstances.
"I know I’m successful when money becomes a positive influence in their lives”.
"Clients are always surprised at the simplicity of my financial plans. In my experience, the real challenge lies in seeing the big picture and analysing all the working parts. By delivering an approachable plan, I help my clients clarify the path to their goals."
Janice can be reached via
or on +61 411 534 993