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Colin Williams
Works at HFS Consulting
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Is being big still a benefit for financial planning firms?
Regular readers will know how much I enjoy talking up the benefits of new technology and why all financial planning firms should get on board with it. With 'Fintech' (Financial Technology) the latest buzzword due to the rapid rise in new technology for financial services, a few things have become clear and will change the financial services world as we know it.
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Latest newsletter from HFS Consulting, includes links to out latest posts.

Planning for 2016 - Don't leave it too late. Hello and welcome to my latest update. It's been a while between updates, I have been working on a major project with a large wealth management business in Sydney. As we all say at this time of year - "Wow, it's nearly Christmas again.
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Latest post at Humble Savers - How to save and invest for each decade of your life
How you save and invest will change as you go through life. The key to success is making sure you have some goals and develop the right money habits
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Promote your Financial brand at Humble Savers
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Had an opportunity to appear at a large US website. My views on retirement planning and why it so often fails
Colin Williams has worked almost every aspect of the financial planning industry, starting as a financial advisor and working his way up to top management
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Richard Branson sharing his best ideas. Other CEIs should take notice
 
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My blog post at IFA - Financial planning firms will have to make some hard decisions over the next year or two 
UberX is now the biggest taxi business in the world and does not own one taxi. AirBnB has more rooms available than any hotel but does not own a room. The obvious question now is: will the biggest f
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Finding a good financial planner is difficult. Our checklist and tips will help. 
How do you find a financial planner? This Checklist is designed help you find a financial planner that's just right for you.
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Get the most out of your website - Start turning visitors into real prospects
How do you convert this web and social media activity into real opportunities? In this blog post we will look at three simple and tested strategies that will help you convert website visitors into real prospects. we will do this by putting ourselves in the shoes of your website visitor.
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Got an opportunity to share my thoughts about money at mint.com - Here is the interview
Manage your budget with easy to use personal finance tools and calculators. Track spending and monitor your online banking account. Free to get started.
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Director of The Humble Investor Pty Ltd
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Experienced in Australian financial services covering wealth management, financial planning and banking
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Qualified Financial Adviser, Master of Applied Finance.
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