Pro Bono Financial Advice Network

The Pro Bono Financial Advice Network (PFAN) is an industry wide collaboration that connects financial advisers willing to provide Pro Bono advice to Australians in times of financial hardship, specifically personal health crisis. 

Giving back to the community is a signpost for professionalism,

if you are interested in providing Pro Bono advice please contact: 

probonoadvice@afa.asn.au

Through the Pro Bono Financial Advice Network, advisers will work with people with MS and other PND in Queensland to improve their understanding of financial issues and to help give them peace of mind about their financial future. Diagnosis of MS or another progressive neurological disease (PND), or a sudden worsening of symptoms can be a stressful time both emotionally and financially, which is why this service is so important.

MS Research Australia Patron Simon McKeon AO is a former AMP Chairperson, Monash University Chancellor, philanthropist and sportsman and has kindly helped the Pro Bono Financial Advice Network to produce this video about Pro Bono Financial Advice.

 

 

Currently the Pro Bono Financial Advice Network is collaborating with MS Queensland, MS AustraliaNational Disability Services, and Wayside Chapel.

To know more about what a client can expect from the service please download the 

Pro Bono Question and Answer sheet or call 1300 491 955

(this number is open from 8am to 4pm weekdays).

 

The Pro Bono Financial Advice Board of Directors is composed by:

Nick Hakes, Chair

 

Paul Harding-Davis

 

Tim Meggit

 

Niall McConville

Georgia Nides

Kate Humphries

Tim Ross

Brad Fox

Rob McCann

 

 

 

Secretariat

Lydia Buckingham

 

 

Pro Bono Support QLD

 Laura Stoffels

 

 

Resources

Client Application Form for Pro Bono Financial Advice

Article about the Pro Bono Financial Advice Network in the 2017 April Edition of The Financial Adviser 

Why advisers have decided to be part of the Pro Bono Financial Advice Network? Article in the 2017 June Edition of The Financial Adviser 

 

Our Partners

 

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