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Oliver has been successfully helping people in the financial services industry for the past ten years.
A second generation Financial Adviser, Oliver grew up listening to inspring stories from his Father, Paul, about helping clients invest, save and budget.
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Carrington Financial Group Pty Ltd ABN 85 152 941 976 | Australian Credit Licence 420742
Corporate Authorised Representative of Nextplan Financial Pty Ltd ABN 24 167 151 420 | AFSL 452 996Copyright © 2018
Disclaimers for doing business with Carrington Financial Group.
Financial Services Guide – Acknowledgement of Receipt
I/We acknowledge receiving a copy/downloading a copy from the CFG website of the Nextplan Financial Pty Ltd Financial Services Guide Version 3.0 dated 23 February 2018 including the Authorised Representative Profile for Oliver Carrington dated 23 February 2018 and I/We acknowledge that I/we have been given an opportunity to read the Financial Services Guide.
Financial Advice Client Declaration – Acknowledgement of Completion of Online Profile Form (Fact Find Document)
I hereby declare that the information contained in this workbook/Online Client profile form is true and correct and to the best of my knowledge.
I am not aware of any other information that I have failed to disclose to the person to whom this form has been given which would be relevant to the preparing of an investment and insurance recommendation.
I give our permission for this information to be used for the preparation of my financial plan (Statement of Advice) and I understand that the investment recommendations will be based solely on the information supplied in this form.
I understand the concept of risk/return and acknowledge that the security profile agreed to is an adequate reflection of my attitude to investment risk.
I acknowledge that I have been given a Financial Services Guide by the financial adviser who will prepare our financial plan (Statement of Advice).
I give permission for my Tax File Number(s) to be forwarded to financial institutions as requested or as necessary and to be retained on our files.
I understand that a preparation fee of $1,100 is payable once my financial plan (Statement of Advice) has been prepared and presented to me/us, regardless of my / our decision to proceed with the recommendations.
Privacy Disclosure Statement & Consent
I/We consent to you using personal, financial and credit information about me/us for the purpose of arranging or providing financial planning, and for direct marketing of products and services offered by you or any organisation you are affiliated with or represent.
You may disclose personal information about me/us to the following types of entities, some of which may be located overseas:
???? persons who provide insurance, investments, (including superannuation) and estate planning or other products or services to us, or to whom an application has been made for those products or services;
???? financial consultants, accountants, lawyers, medical professionals and advisers;
???? any industry body, tribunal, court or otherwise in connection with any complaint;
???? any person where you are required by law to do so;
???? any of your associates, related entities or contractors (including printing/publication/mailing houses, IT service providers, cloud storage providers, lawyers/accountants and parra-planners);
???? our referees, such as our employers, to verify information we have provided;
???? any person considering acquiring an interest in your business or assets; any organisation providing online verification of our identities.
Financial Planning & Mortgage Broking Information
I/We hereby authorise you to send to and receive any information for the purposes of my financial planning needs; information from any lender, insurance or investment company, health professional, legal adviser or person authorised by me to access my information about our financial affairs.
I/We appoint you as our agent to obtain our credit information from a credit reporting body on our behalf.
Receiving Information Electronically
I/We consent to receiving financial planning information and advice documentation and financial planning applications (such as
superannuation and insurance applications) and supporting information electronically.
Carrington Financial Group Website Disclaimer
The information contained in this website is of a general nature and does not take in to account your personal needs and requirements. The figures shown in the calculators do not constitute an offer for finance. Lender policy and conditions, fees and charges will apply.
The information provided by the calculator is intended to provide illustrative examples based on the stated assumptions of your input. Results are a guide only and do not constitute financial advice or a guarantee of an outcome. You should always discuss your individual circumstances with a representative of Carrington Financial Group.
WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT AND HOW DO WE USE IT?
We will ask you for personal information when we assist you with your finance. We use the information you provide to advise about and assist with your credit needs. We only provide your information to the companies with whom you choose to deal (and their representatives).
We also use your information to send you requested product information and to enable us to manage your ongoing relationship with us e.g. invoicing, client surveys etc. We may do so by mail or electronically unless you tell us that you do not wish to receive electronic communications.
We may occasionally notify you about promotions, new services and special offers, events or articles we think will be of interest to you. We may send you regular updates by email or by post. If you would rather not receive this information, email or write to us.
We may also use your information internally to help us improve our services and help resolve any problems.
WHAT IF YOU DON’T PROVIDE ALL THE NECESSARY INFORMATION TO US?
If you don’t provide us with full information, we can’t properly advise or assist you with your credit needs.
HOW DO WE HOLD AND PROTECT YOUR INFORMATION?
We strive to maintain the reliability, accuracy, completeness and currency of the personal information we hold and to protect its privacy and security. We keep personal information only for as long as is reasonably necessary for the purpose for which it was collected or to comply with any applicable legal or ethical reporting or document retention requirements.
We hold the information we collect from you. In some cases, your file is archived and sent to an external data storage provider for a period of time. We only use storage providers located in Australia who are also regulated by the Privacy Act. We ensure that your information is safe. We maintain physical security over our paper and electronic data and premises by using locks and security systems.
WILL WE DISCLOSE THE INFORMATION WE COLLECT TO ANYONE?
We do not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others.
We may need to provide your information to our credit licensee e.g. for administration and supervision activities, contractors who supply services to us e.g. to handle mailings on our behalf, or to other companies in the event of a corporate sale, merger, reorganisation, dissolution or similar event. However, we will do our best to ensure that they protect your information in the same way that we do.
We may also provide your information to others if we are required to do so by law or under some unusual other circumstances which the Privacy Act permits.
HOW CAN YOU CHECK, UPDATE OR CHANGE THE INFORMATION WE ARE HOLDING?
Upon receipt of your written request and enough information to allow us to identify the information, we will disclose to you the personal information we hold about you. We will also correct, amend or delete any personal information that we agree is inaccurate.
If you wish to access or correct your personal information please write to Oliver Carrington: firstname.lastname@example.org.
We do not charge for receiving a request for access to personal information or for complying with a correction request.
By asking us to assist with your credit needs, you consent to the collection and use of the information you have provided to us for the purposes described above.
TELL US WHAT YOU THINK
We welcome your questions and comments about privacy. If you have any concerns or complaints, please contact Oliver Carrington: email@example.com
Internal Dispute Resolution
If you do have a complaint, please let us know by email, because if we don’t know about it we can’t fix it. You may also contact us by email addressed to:
The Complaints Officer, Oliver Carrington: firstname.lastname@example.org, please make sure you include as much information as you can.
You should explain the details of your complaint as clearly as you can. You must do this in writing. When we receive a complaint, we will attempt to resolve it promptly.
COMPLIMENTS AND CONCERNS
We always work hard to build strong and lasting relationships with our valued customers. By listening to your feedback, not only can we address any immediate concerns you may have, we will also continually improve our products and services.
We know there are times when you may wish to compliment us on something we have done well and other times when you may wish to tell us we have not met your expectations.
Our representatives are always delighted to know that they have succeeded in making your experience a pleasant and successful one.
If one of our representatives has provided you with exceptional service, please let us know using the details below, so that we can further encourage them via this feedback process.
If, for any reason, you do not feel that you have received the highest standard of care from us, we likewise encourage you to share this with us. We have developed a process that we believe makes it easy for you to tell us of your concerns and for them to be addressed quickly and fairly.
If you choose to contact us by mail or email, please make sure you provide as much detail as possible about your complaint or concerns.
NEED AN UPDATE ON YOUR COMPLAINT?
If you have lodged a complaint with us, you can contact us at any time to ask for an update on its status. Contact us through any of the methods listed above and please be sure to refer to your earlier communication so that we can respond effectively.
We will try to deal with your complaint on the spot. However, if this is not possible, we will write to you to acknowledge your complaint within 5 days. We will ensure we treat you fairly and will work to resolve your complaint as soon as possible. In the rare event we are still investigating your complaint after 45 days, we will write to you to explain why and to let you know when we expect to have completed our investigation.
When we have completed our investigation we will write to let you know the outcome and the reasons for our decision.
TAKING IT FURTHER
We hope that you will be satisfied with how we deal with your complaint. However, if your concerns remain unresolved, or you have not heard from us within 45 days, then you can have your complaint heard by an independent party. You can lodge your complaint with the:
Australian Financial Complaints Authority:
Phone: 1800 931 678 (free call)
Mail: Australian Financial Complaints Authority
GPO Box 3, Melbourne VIC 3001