Financial Standard Announces Most Influential Financial Advisors: Jason Featherby Makes List for Second Time Around

The Financial Standard has recognised Jason Featherby, Director of Knight Financial Advisors, as one of the 50 most influential financial advisors in Australia for the second year in a row. The Power50 list features individuals, as voted by the industry, that are instrumental in shaping the future of financial advice in Australia. Not only are they industry leaders that are …

Australian Financial Review lists nation’s leading accounting firms: NKH placed in top 50

NKH Business Advisors & Accountants are pleased to announce our recognition in the Australian Financial Review’s Top 100 Accounting Firms list. The list, released earlier this month, offers a broad scope of the performance of the industry’s leading firms, with rankings based on total revenue and revenue growth. NKH Business Advisors & Accountants placed 50th, proudly joining the big four …

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Busting the super myths

Like many Australians, when you hear the word superannuation, you might put it into the too hard or too complicated basket. But your financial future depends on what you do with your super now. People can be concerned about super due to statements they may have heard about this type of investment. We’ve taken the time to bust some of …

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When generations collide: Balancing the needs of business and family

Running a business has its ups and downs, but when it’s a family affair finding the balance between the needs of the business and the family can be tricky to navigate. Strong communication and even a little healthy conflict can hold the key to boosting the sustainability of a family business and the wellbeing of the family. Family Business Australia …

Part1: Keeping your nest eggs in line – a SMSF approach

Keeping your nest eggs in line With Easter upon us, it’s a good time to be contemplating our nest eggs. The majority of us will retire at some time and ideally enjoy the continuity of living standards. The earlier we make the commitment to start saving, the more likely this is to happen. We’re fortunate in Australia to enjoy a …

A Cryptic Look at New Currencies and Hoary Chestnuts

In the closing weeks of 2017, I found myself frequently reminded of that old chestnut: when your taxi driver is telling you about the best investment ever, you should already have sold. By December, it was hard to avoid a conversation about cryptocurrencies unless you were sitting alone. Even then, you probably heard one going on without any effort. And …

Leaping into the New Year

If, like us, you’ve returned from the holidays and had to hit the ground running, you could be thinking 2018 is going to be a different kind of year. If your pre-Christmas planning was effective, you’ll be well positioned to take this in your stride and already be making inroads into the new year workload. If you’re already trying to …

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Super illegal: Nest eggs on the menu for hungry hackers

So, you’ve been proactive about your future by setting up a hardworking superannuation fund. Projections are looking good, and you’re building an attractive little nest egg that’ll help you enjoy that dream lifestyle in retirement. But for many Australians, that little nest egg is being eyed off by someone else too – and they’re not nearly as willing to wait …

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On the Final Straight

With November’s passing it feels a little like we’ve rounded the last bend and are on the homeward straight, galloping towards the end of the year. Summer is muscling its way in, with exuberant bursts of heat feeding into sudden, chill storms. Thoughts of balmier days waft through our minds with Christmas and holidays beckoning. It’s a time when most …

MSWA Ocean Ride – Team NKH Knight

While we were cuddled up in bed early last Sunday morning Mat, Dean and Terryn were already wedged into their new NKH Knight cycling outfits and loading up on fluids in anticipation of completing the 100km ride in the MSWA Ocean Ride. They each did the uniform proud and performed well. The de-briefing that we overhead in the office on Monday morning …