Could it be? A Western Derby Grand Final!?

While those who bleed purple and white or the old blue and yellow are positively frothing at the prospect, we’re not there yet. So don’t rush out to get that soaring eagle tattooed on your bicep just yet.    So how’s everyone doing? Here’s The Official Tally, sports fans:  Bloomers: 151 Bally: 149 Steph Jackson: 146 Vic Hough: 145 Gardie: 145 River: 99- 145 Cherie Hough: 145  Saint John: 145 What will this weekend’s Hawks/ Freo and West Coat/ North clashes bring? Can Gardie hang on? Will River jump ahead? Can Bloomers take out The Grand Prize?? The pressure! It’s
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The team is STEPPING up for Cerebral Palsy

This year Maddi, Ashleigh, Julie and Laura are donning their pedometers for STEPTEMBER to raise money to assist people with Cerebral Palsy. Cerebral palsy is the most common physical disability in childhood, with 1 in 500 Australian children being born with the condition. CP affects movement and posture and there is currently no known cure. So, what is the Steptember challenge you ask? 10 000 steps a day! And; with the average office worker only doing 3000 a day- we’d have been lucky if they were cracking 10 000 between them in August! Not so in September though! With every
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Speakers confirmed for the R&A Women’s Wellness Day

R&A have secured an amazing line up for this year’s fundraiser! Have you got your tickets yet? Our amazing speakers include: Jade Taylor Former Hockeyroo and Bunbury girl, Jade’s now infamous accidental selfie with HRH Queen Elizabeth (right) almost generated as much interest as her decorated career, representing Australia on the international stage! Brant Garvey A para-triathlete, Brant is the first Australian above-the-knee amputee to complete an Iron Man, and in World Record time. He is currently in training to qualify for the 2016 Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro. Daniella Princi Bunbury based psychologist – Daniella has a passion for
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‘Opt in’ – R&A is the best Opt-ion!

Recent reforms to Australia’s financial services industry (the Future of Financial Advice reforms) have effected a number of changes that will impact how R&A delivers its service into the future. Critical is the requirement by advisers to renew ongoing fee arrangements with clients every two years – known as the ‘opt in’ requirement. These reforms came into force on 1 July 2015 and for clients of R&A who came on board after 1 July 2013, we’re required to receive your written advice on a bi-annual basis that you wish to continue receiving our services and support Know that we are
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R&A team attends Millennium3 State Conference

At R&A we pride ourselves on being apprised of all the factors affecting the financial services industry. With this in mind, the team wasn’t going to miss this year’s Millennium3 WA State Conference: Breakthrough to Excellence, held recently in Dunsborough. The conference looked at some of the recent changes to insurance in super as well as the latest in retirement planning, income protection and some particular advice relating to our Baby Boomers! As part of the R&A commitment to the development of its entire staff, the whole team attended day one of the conference. Ashleigh had this to share: ‘Ilearned
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