Centaur Financial Services

Your Gateway to Financial Advice in Brisbane

In today’s fast-paced world, achieving financial security seems more complex than ever. Whether you are navigating the early stages of your career, planning for retirement, or anywhere in between, having a solid financial plan and an experienced financial planner in place is essential. That’s where Centaur Financial Services comes in, offering expert financial advice in Brisbane.

Our team of dedicated financial advisers understands your unique challenges and is here to guide you through every step of the journey towards achieving your financial goals. By focusing on building a personal connection and developing tailored strategies, we ensure that managing your finances feels less daunting and more achievable. Join us as we explore the importance of financial planning and how Centaur Financial Services can help you secure a brighter, more secure financial future.

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Introduction to:

Financial Planning in Brisbane

Navigating the path to a comfortable retirement can often feel like a journey through unfamiliar territory. It’s a road that can be exciting and daunting, filled with opportunities and challenges.

In Brisbane, where the landscape of financial opportunities continues to evolve, understanding the significance of financial planning becomes not just a benefit but a necessity. Our Brisbane financial advisers stand with you on this journey, guiding you with empathy, expertise, and a deep commitment to your success.

Imagine setting sail on a voyage without a map or compass; the uncertainty would be overwhelming. Similarly, embarking on life’s journey without a financial plan is an adventure fraught with uncertainty.

At its core, financial planning is about providing you with the map and compass necessary to navigate your financial future. It’s about more than just numbers on a page; it’s about aligning your financial strategies with your deepest life goals and aspirations.

Brisbane’s vibrant economy and diverse opportunities highlight the importance of having a tailored financial plan. Whether planning to retire in style, saving for your child’s education, or saving for a goal, having experienced financial planners by your side is invaluable.

At Centaur, we understand that each individual’s dreams and challenges are unique. That’s why we believe in creating personalised financial plans that reflect your specific circumstances, goals, and values.

At the heart of effective financial planning lies the relationship between you and your financial adviser. This partnership is built on trust, understanding, and a shared vision for your future.

Financial advisers are more than just experts in numbers; they are listeners, guides, and supporters on your financial journey. They bring clarity to complex financial matters and offer strategies tailored to your unique situation.

Our dedicated financial advisers in Brisbane take the time to understand what’s truly important to you. We delve into your current financial situation, discuss your goals, and address any concerns you might have.

With this comprehensive understanding, we craft a financial plan to secure your financial future and bring you peace of mind. Our holistic approach covers all facets of financial planning, from wealth management and retirement planning to personal insurance and estate planning.

In essence, financial planning is about more than just securing your financial future; it’s about empowering you to live the life you’ve always envisioned. With Centaur, you’re not just planning for the future; you’re taking a proactive step towards realising your dreams. Let us be your guide, your compass, and your partner on this journey. Together, we’ll chart a course to a future filled with possibility, security, and success.

See What Client’s Have to Say About Us

I am what you would term a DIY-er & was apprehensive employing the services of a financial advisor. But what a positive experience it's been with Bobby & all the staff at Centaur! Definitely more cost effective (& sanity saving!) than having to do it all ourselves.Their communication skills are excellent, no matter your level of education, they patiently worked out & explained in easy to understand terms all options available to us, without any pressure. With their up-to-date knowledge & close relationships with industry & government institutions, we are 100% confident our financial security is in the best hands. It was a completely stress-free process, we can now enjoy retirement.Would not hesitate recommending Centaur to anyone requiring financial assistance.
Rob H.
Rob H.
Nick and the team at Centaur went above and beyond to help my mum plan and organise finances for my fathers aged care placement. Nick helped my mum with other paperwork even after his job was complete. Nothing was too much trouble. The advice he gave was imperative to my family’s future. When Dad died the Centaur team sent flowers and condolences to our family which was very unexpected. I could not recommend them highly enough. Thanks Nick and team.
gabb P.
gabb P.
I have been dealing with this company for years absolutely love themHugh and his team are amazing my savings and super are on trackSo helpful and brilliant customer serviceHighly recommended
Melinda H.
Melinda H.
Bobby at Centaur Financial is exceptional! He was a pleasure to work with and made the entire process seamless. Bobby is extremely friendly, knowledgeable and goes above and beyond to ensure his clients are satisfied. I highly recommend his services to anyone in need of financial assistance.
Jono M
Jono M
Long time client of Hugh and the team - extremely happy with the thoroughness and attention to the individual circumstances as life changes.
sandra G.
sandra G.
Being introduced to Hugh Robertson by our long term accountant 10 years ago turned into a great relationship with a progressive young man who cares about his clientele as well as their wealth creation and retirement plans!!
russell B.
russell B.
Going to visit Hugh is a real pleasure and not just something I have to do.Hugh is a genuinely delightful and sincerely man, caring about all of his clientsAnd obviously doing his very best at all times.His Staff are all personally chosen to reflect his qualities.I would recommend Hugh and Centaur Finances to anybody needed quality care for their finances.Marilyn Culell
Marilyn C.
Marilyn C.
We have had the pleasure of working with Hugh and his team over the last year as well as being used by other family members for years. Centaur Financial Services is nothing but professional, helpful and very friendly - Couldn't recommend the team enough.
Courtney E.
Courtney E.
My wife and myself have invested with Centaur Financial Services and I am very happy with their service. My son and daughter have also invested with them. They have our whole family.
Wayne E.
Wayne E.
We are very satisfied with Hugh's (Centaur's) management of our SMSF and the fees are more than competitive and realistic.
John B.
John B.
Very professional and knowledgeable in the Finance & Super business Hugh and his team are at the top of the game when it comes to dealing with personal finance. Extremely glad to have Centaur taking care of my future..
Dave H.
Dave H.
My Wife and I have been with Centaur Financial Services Gold Coast for several years and have had not only Professional service but well explained information with better than expected results , we would highly recommend them.
Richard K.
Richard K.
The team at Centaur have provided us with great insight into investing. We had spoken to the others, before the team at Centaur. We found them to be responsive, timely with the information we required. As a result of the professionalism shown, I have sought their advice for my whole family. A special mention to Jenna Wheeler. What an asset, she is goal orientated and will extend herself to ensure clients needs are fulfilled. Highly recommended.
Paul G.
Paul G.
My initial consultation with Jenna gave me more advice and assistance than I had expected. Jenna's friendly yet professional manner and knowledge has given me the confidence to book another appointment with her for assistance in my impending retirement planning.
Susanna F.
Susanna F.
Hugh talks to you as a friend, and as an adviser .He speaks at your level and knows the best products to suit where you are in life. We thoroughly recommend Centaur Financial Services, Hugh and the team.
Steven C.
Steven C.
If you are looking for a company that will go above and beyond to look after you and your money, you can do no better than Centaur Financial Services. Real People, Real Service and Real Returns.
Karen H.
Karen H.
Hugh has been our financial advisor for over ten years. We have always felt very comfortable and confident, trusting in Hugh’s knowledge and strategies in his industry. The Centaur team are friendly and efficient and would have no hesitation in recommending Centaur Financial Services to anyone looking for financial advice.
Pam L.
Pam L.
Hugh has always made us feel comfortable in every interaction we have had with him and his team, very professional but to a standard that we as non financial experts understand what he is talking about, we feel his advice to us has always made sense.
Peter C.
Peter C.
I have felt comfortable from the outset with all interactions with Hugh and the crew. It is nice to feel this way and I feel a rare experience in our current business climate.
Linda L.
Linda L.
Could not be happier with how our Super is being handled. Hugh and the pleasant girls at Palm Beach would literally bend over backwards for any of their clients.We would not hesitate to recommend Centaur Financial Services to anyone that is looking for a reliable and honest crew to look after their financial affairs.
Ronnie F.
Ronnie F.

Our Brisbane Financial Planning Services

We’re committed to guiding you through the complexities of financial and retirement planning. Our services are designed with your needs in mind, offering a reassuring presence as we navigate the path towards your financial objectives together.

Our commitment to your financial well-being is unwavering. With our comprehensive range of services, experienced advisers, and our personalised approach, we’re dedicated to helping you achieve your financial dreams. Together, we’ll build a future that’s not just secure but also rich with possibilities.

Let’s explore how our personalised approach can significantly impact your life.

Tailoring strategies to individual financial situations and goals.

Your financial journey is unique, and so should be the plan that guides it. Comprehensive financial planning lies at the heart of what we do. We delve into the nuances of your financial situation, understanding your aspirations and challenges. By doing so, we can tailor effective strategies that resonate with your personal goals and lifestyle.

Whether you’re looking to manage debt, buy a house, get income from super, or simplify your financial position, our team is here to provide the personalised support you need.

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Approaches to investment management and securing lifelong wealth

Building and managing wealth is a cornerstone of financial stability. At Centaur, we understand the importance of a well-considered investment strategy.

Our advisers are experts in the Australian financial landscape, utilising this knowledge to craft investment approaches that aim to grow your wealth while aligning with your risk tolerance and long-term objectives. From selecting the right assets to adjusting in response to market changes, we’re by your side, ensuring your investment portfolio is positioned for success.

Whether you’re into sustainable investing, exchange traded funds, or international shares, our advisers can guide you towards opportunities that fit your investment philosophy and needs. Let us help you grow your wealth and secure a brighter financial future.

Private wealth management and wealth solutions

Centaur’s wealth management advice is particularly tailored for high-net-worth individuals who seek to preserve and enhance their private wealth. Our approach is committed to acting in your best interests at every turn. With a proven track record in providing sound financial guidance, we empower you to make informed decisions that stand the test of time.

Our expertise encompasses a broad spectrum of financial services, ensuring that every aspect of your financial life is cared for with professionalism and foresight. It’s about giving you the confidence to look towards the future, knowing your wealth is managed with diligence and expertise.

Strategies for a financially secure retirement

Dreaming of a retirement filled with freedom and peace of mind? Achieving this starts with strategic planning today. Retirement planning and superannuation planning are vital components of your financial blueprint.

Our Brisbane financial planners assess expert guidance in navigating the complexities of superannuation and retirement strategies. We work with you to understand your vision for retirement, assess your current situation, and identify the steps needed to secure your future.

With us, you can rest assured that your retirement plans are in capable hands, allowing you to look forward to your golden years with confidence and excitement.

Understanding the importance of personal insurance in financial planning

Life is full of unexpected moments, some of which can have significant financial implications. That’s where the role of personal insurance and life risk specialists comes into play.

At Centaur, we believe in the power of preparation. Understanding the various types of insurance and how they fit into your financial plan is crucial. Your dedicated financial adviser will help you navigate the options available, ensuring you and your loved ones are protected against unforeseen events.

Whether it’s life insurance, income protection, or other forms of personal coverage, your financial adviser will ensure your future is fortified, giving you peace of mind in any circumstance.

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How Centaur Financial Services Helps

At Centaur, we understand that navigating the financial landscape can seem overwhelming. Yet, achieving financial freedom and security is within your grasp with the right guidance and support. Our approach is rooted in empathy, professionalism, and a sincere commitment to your success. We’re here to make the complex world of finance feel accessible and manageable, ensuring you feel confident and secure every step of the way.

Creating a personalised financial plan is much more than a simple transaction; it’s about building a foundation for your future. We take pride in providing strategic financial advice and wealth solutions that are as unique as you are.

By thoroughly reviewing your individual circumstances and financial goals, we develop tailored strategies that align perfectly with your needs. Whether you are planning for retirement, looking to grow your wealth or want to make the most of your retirement years, our custom financial solutions are designed to maximise your investments and help you achieve your objectives.

Together, we’ll navigate the path to your financial aspirations with care and precision.

Navigating the intricacies of investment opportunities requires expertise and a deep understanding of your personal ambitions and challenges. At Centaur Financial Services, we’re committed to offering investment advice as diverse as the lives of our clients. From equities and bonds to property and emerging markets, we aim to curate a portfolio that reflects your unique financial landscape and aspirations.

By meticulously assessing the risk and potential of each investment, we provide investment advice to ensure your portfolio is robust, resilient, and capable of weathering the ebbs and flows of the market, safeguarding your investment monies. It’s not just about growth; it’s about securing a prosperous future that aligns with your vision.

At Centaur, your peace of mind is our top priority. Our financial advisors understand that the economic world can sometimes seem daunting, filled with jargon and complex decisions that can feel overwhelming.

Our approach is centred on clarity, transparency, and ongoing education. We strive to demystify financial planning, breaking down the processes into simple, easy-to-understand steps.

Your dedicated financial planner provides continuous support and guidance, ensuring you’re always well-informed and comfortable with the progress of your financial plan.

By partnering with us, you can expect a financial advisor and a partner who genuinely cares about your success and well-being.

Behind every successful financial plan is a team of dedicated financial planners, and we boast some of the industry’s best financial advisors and planners. Our team brings deep industry knowledge to the table and a steadfast commitment to providing truly impartial advice.

With internationally recognised qualifications, including Certified Financial Planner (CFP) status, we’re equipped to offer objective recommendations and guidance. As members of reputable financial associations, we prioritise your well-being above all else, ensuring you receive the highest standard of service.

Trust our comprehensive financial expertise to guide you towards achieving your financial dreams.

If you’re looking for the best financial advisor or financial planner in Brisbane, look no further than our multi-award-winning team.

Achieving your financial goals is a journey we undertake together. At Centaur Financial Services, we follow a comprehensive, six-step financial planning process designed to manage your financial journey with precision and care. This process begins with establishing and defining our client relationship, where we take the time to understand your unique situation and aspirations. We then collect information and assess your goals, analysing your current financial status to identify opportunities and challenges.

Our next steps involve developing and presenting financial planning recommendations tailored to your needs and implementing these strategies. But our support doesn’t end there; we believe in the importance of regularly reviewing and revising your plan to ensure it continues to meet your evolving needs. This proactive approach ensures that we not just meet, but exceed your short-term and long-term goals.

With Centaur Financial Services, you’re not just getting a financial planner; you’re gaining a partner committed to your success. Let us take the worry out of financial planning, allowing you to focus on what matters most. Together, we’ll build a financially secure future filled with the freedom to enjoy the fruits of your hard work.

Book an initial consultation appointment to get started.

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The Importance of

Choosing the Right Financial Adviser in Brisbane

In the journey towards financial security and freedom, the guidance of a knowledgeable and trusted financial adviser is invaluable. Especially in Brisbane, where the economic landscape is as vibrant and diverse as its people, selecting an adviser with local expertise and a deep understanding of your unique needs isn’t just beneficial—it’s essential. Centaur Financial Services is committed to providing that level of personalised and sound financial advice, ensuring that every step you take is on solid ground.

Brisbane’s financial environment presents unique opportunities and challenges that require a nuanced approach. Our team at Centaur Financial Services brings a wealth of experience in financial planning and a profound understanding of Brisbane’s distinct financial landscape. This local expertise allows us to craft solutions perfectly tailored to our clients in the region.

Living and planning for the future in Brisbane means considering various factors, from property investment opportunities to superannuation strategies that align with Queensland’s regulations and economic conditions. We aim to make financial planning a seamless and stress-free process for you, providing insights and holistic advice that resonate with your personal and financial circumstances.

Let us navigate the complexities of the financial world for you, turning aspirations into tangible realities with our local knowledge and dedicated service.

Choosing the right financial adviser is crucial. It’s about finding someone with the necessary expertise who aligns with your values and understands your aspirations. We pride ourselves on our sincere, empathetic, and customer-centric approach. We’re not just your advisers but your partners in achieving financial success.

Choosing Centaur means partnering with a team that’s dedicated to finding the right financial solutions for you. It’s about benefiting from advice that’s free from institutional bias and truly aligned with your goals. Whether planning for retirement, investing in property, or securing your family’s future, our approach is always personalised, empathetic, and geared towards your success.

Together, we’ll navigate the complexities of financial planning, ensuring that you feel confident, informed, and supported every step of the way.

When it comes to financial advice, the difference between independent advisers and those tied to financial institutions can be significant. As a boutique financial planning firm, Centaur Financial Services prioritises your interests above all else. Unlike advisers within large financial institutions, who may face pressures to promote specific products, our allegiance is solely to you, our client.

Our status as a corporate authorised representative of the Australian Advice Network highlights our commitment to unbiased, client-centric advice. This independence ensures we have the flexibility to explore a wide range of financial strategies and access leading financial product providers. It’s about providing choices that best suit your needs, not ours.

In Brisbane and beyond, Centaur Financial Services is here to offer a guiding hand. With a focus on building long-term relationships based on trust and mutual respect, we’re not just your advisers—we’re your partners in achieving financial freedom and security. Let’s embark on this journey together with the confidence that comes from having a dedicated local expert by your side.

Getting Started with Centaur Financial Services

Embarking on your financial planning journey with Centaur Financial Services is a step towards securing your future with confidence and clarity. We understand the significance of this decision, and our approach is designed to make the process as welcoming and reassuring as possible. Our financial planning process is a comprehensive pathway designed with your financial well-being at its core.

Here’s how we guide you from the initial consultation to creating a personalised financial plan:

Establish and define the relationship with the client

We start by getting to know you, understanding your financial situation, and defining how we can work together to achieve your goals.

Collect the client’s information and ascertain their goals

We gather detailed information about your financial status and aspirations. This step is crucial for crafting a plan that truly reflects your desires.

Analyse and assess the client’s current financial status

Our experts meticulously assess your financial situation to identify opportunities and areas for improvement.

Develop the recommendations and present them to the client

We create tailored financial strategies designed to meet your unique needs and present these recommendations to you for consideration.

Implement the client’s financial planning recommendations

Once you’re happy with our proposals, we put the plan into action, setting the foundation for your financial growth.

Review the client’s financial situation and revise the plan

Life changes, and so do financial and life goals. We regularly review and adjust your plan to ensure it remains aligned with your evolving needs.

Schedule Your Consultation With a Centaur Financial Planner Today!

Taking the first step towards financial security may seem daunting, but it’s easier than you think. By booking a consultation with us, you’re opening the door to a future where your financial goals are not just dreams but achievable realities. Our friendly team is here to guide you through the process, making it as smooth and stress-free as possible.

Schedule a meeting and start your journey towards financial peace of mind.