Rising Tide Blog

  • Buying the first property is always the hardest
    by Matt Hale.
    Buying your first property is always the hardest… Whether you are trying to buy a home or an investment, buying your first property is always the h...keep reading
  • Shopping for the best mortgage
    by Matt Hale.
    News this week (August) in the Eureka Report caused some surprise around the office. Among all the doom and gloom of election campaign news, it appear...keep reading
  • Superannuation
    by Matt Hale.
    Want some extra down the track? Sounds Super! Did you know, that at last count only 5.1% of Australians are a...keep reading
  • Growing your family
    by Matt Hale.
    Starting a family is a magical chapter in any person's life, but it can bring it new financial responsibilities. And so it's our job to sit down with ...keep reading
  • Pressed for time
    by Matt Hale.
    Every year life seems to move a little faster. There's not enough time to do the things we want to do let alone the things we don't – like ensuring ...keep reading
  • Running your own show
    by Matt Hale.
    Running a business can be hugely rewarding, but almost always carries higher risk and added pressures, which makes planning for the future something t...keep reading
  • Elite athletes
    by Matt Hale.
    World-class athletes don't stay that way forever so it's important to plan for the days when you can no longer earn money from competition. Make hay ...keep reading

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Success Stories

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    Former Australian rules footballer Nick Graham discusses his Rising Tide journey. Read Nick's full story

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    On reflect 12 months later we are so grateful we had the insurance and the support of Matt... Read Lyn's full story

  • Photo of Sam Rowe Former Professional Australian Rules Footballer, Carlton Football Club

    I was lucky enough to meet Matt Hale at a club function. I decided to go in to meet the team and it just felt like a perfect fit. Read Sam's full story

  • Photo of Kane Baker & Rebekah Elmaloglou

    We knew we wanted to put our money to good use, but we didn’t know too much about how to get started, so we sought help from the team at Rising Tide Financial Services. Read Kane's full story

  • Photo of Ben O’Neill

    I’ve learned so much from working with the team at Rising Tide. They helped me to understand and organise my finances, helped me to put a strategy in place to work towards buying my first home. Read Ben's full story

  • Photo of Tim & Vesa

    Friends of ours had recommended that we get in touch with Rising Tide Financial Services...Little did we know, it would turn out to be one of the best decisions we’ve ever made! Read Tim's full story

  • Photo of Anthony De Leo Sales Manager, Audio Visual Revolution Pty Ltd

    Having income protection, it’s obviously important in case things go wrong, you’ve got some back up. Read Anthony's full story

  • Photo of Alistair Tubb

    We’ve managed to get into a home that would allow us to grow which is great. They tied it all in together and it made sense to have a one-stop-shop. Read Alistair's full story

  • Photo of Fenella Wagener PR and Media Manager, Universal Music

    They helped us work out what are our expenses, and how much money can we save a month, and it’s crazy to think how much you can be saving a month! Read Fenella's full story

  • Photo of Trish Curtis Self-employed bookkeeper

    Right from the outset, Ali was so easy to work with. There just wasn’t the pressure I had experienced when working with other advisers. Read Trish's full story

  • Photo of Peta Currie Single parent

    While it’s fantastic to receive the income, I know that all of the paperwork can be really challenging for some people, and Matt has been a fantastic help. Read Peta's full story

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  • Since catching up with Matt, Tom & the team at Rising Tide, both Emily & I feel like we’ve had a chance to get our financial lives in order.

  • Great team! Braden was especially helpful in getting my finances sorted for my business.

  • Highly recommend the Rising Tide team - friendly, honest guys who have helped me make my financial dreams come to life. Also, they have a bar in their office, which is, you know, great.

  • Felt 100% care and commitment to my needs. Always highly responsive to requests for information and support. A+

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