Director / Principle Financial Advisor
Michael is the owner, Managing Director and Principle Adviser at Nowak Financial Services. He began advising in 2005 and since then has made a successful transition into a Senior Adviser role and succeeded Joe to become the owner of Nowak FS. Michael derives most satisfaction from the engagement with clients and being able to work with them to develop creative solutions. He is married to Amy (a Roma girl) and now has two young children, Olivia and Lachlan, and lives in the local area of Auchenflower. He enjoys the odd weekend trip the beach with the family for a surf, and watching all levels of rugby. Personally Michael believes in his own advice and has a comprehensive life insurance portfolio that will protect him and his family, he has a strategy to pay off his mortgage by the time his eldest daughter Olivia starts high school, and he has a plan to meet his retirement goals by age 60. Michael is a member of the AFA and holds the following qualifications – the AFA’s FChFP designation, a Bachelor of Business from QUT and an Advanced Diploma of Financial Planning. Michael is the current Vice President of the AFA and a former National President. Whilst in his role as President in 2013/14 his Board were instrumental in raising education standards and codes of conduct, improving the perception of advice, and championing the role of women in advice. Michael specialises in personal and family life insurance advice, working with business owners for their insurance and retirement strategies, superannuation accumulation and retirement planning. His ideal client is one who genuinely cares about their financial well-being and value having a long term plan to meet their financial goals.
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