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April 15, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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How do we prepare in a world full of uncertainty?

Not sure if an offensive or defensive strategy best matches your retirement plans?

These are common questions and don’t worry, you’re not alone!

Let us take you on a journey, as we navigate the latest in trends, policy and how they may affect you!

So, sit back, relax and allow our talented presenter Damien McKern dissects why failing to plan is planning to fail.

As founder, Damien is a trusted advisor, planner and sounding board to hundreds of individuals, and business across Australia. Damien has steered his clients away from danger and toward success with a few simple ideologies that are bound to challenge what you think you already know.

He will highlight the importance of a holistic solution, diversification and vigilance in a changing world, leaving you with practical information that can be implemented no matter where you are in the process.

 Who is Damien Mckern?

Damien McKern is the Principal of McKern and Associates and the Director of McKern Strategic Pty Ltd. He has over 30 years of experience in the areas of accounting, tax and business advisory and also 6 years of experience in the financial planning provision.

He has attained a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from QUT and a Diploma of Financial Planning from Mentor Education.  He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (FCA), a member of the Forensic Chapter of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, a Fellow of the Society of Certified Practicing Accountants (FCPA), Fellow of the Taxation Institute of Australia, Chartered Tax Advisor, Register Tax Agent, Registered SMSF Fund and Justice of the Peace (Qualified).

Aside from his many academic achievements, Damien is also a former multi-series Australian Drag Race Champion. He holds multiple track records in Australia and New Zealand and is a Board Member of National Motorsport.

When he is not in the office, Damien enjoys time with his wife and two sons and has various interests in motorsport, soccer, Church, travel and all things real estate!

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April 15, 2023
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Give the value you receive from the session because your gift helps us care more


SOPO (Formerly Southport RSL)
36 Scarborough St
Southport, Queensland Australia
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