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Perth
Level 28, Central Park, 152-158 St Georges Terrace
Perth, WA, 6000
Telephone: 08 9324 6000
Fax: 08 9321 3092

Belinda Von Knoll

Private Client Adviser

About Belinda

Belinda is a Private Client Adviser in the Perth office for the Shadforth Financial Group.

Belinda enjoys working with her clients to build long term relationships. Her goal is to help her clients achieve peace of mind by ensuring they have a plan in place to reach their financial and personal goals.

Education and experience

Belinda holds a BA in Comparative Literature, a Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning and is a Specialist SMSF Advisor with the Self-Managed Superannuation Fund Association. She is also the Secretary of the WA Branch of the Self-Managed Superannuation Fund Association.

Belinda has worked in the financial services industry since 1990. She started in the field of corporate superannuation and moved into advising private clients in 2000. Belinda has a wealth of experience as a financial adviser and provides advice on a broad range of matters from wealth accumulation to retirement planning. She specialises in the field of self managed superannuation funds and has extensive knowledge in this area.

Outside of work

Away from work, Belinda enjoys mentoring with Youth Focus, spending time with her niece and nephews, hosting dinner parties, reading great books and drinking a nice red.

Blogs by Belinda Von Knoll

Keeping your eyes on the prize

04 Jul 2014

The end of one financial year and the start of the next is usually a great time to stop and think about new opportunities which may be available to enhance your overall financial well being. Most of us will have been impacted in one way or another by the changes announced in the May Federal Budget.

Is a Self Managed Super Fund right for me?

10 Apr 2014

There's no doubt that Self Managed Super Funds (SMSF) have received a lot of attention in the press over the past few years.

Don’t put all your eggs in one basket

26 Sep 2013

​I hate talking about morbid subjects such as death, however, having recently helped a client's family, I want to discuss a little known strategy called 'anti-detriment payments'. This strategy can help your family and increase the value of your estate. In some cases, the difference can be in the tens of thousands of dollars – this will depend though on the circumstances at the time.

How to grow your wealth if you forgot to marry well – one for the ladies

11 Sep 2013

Are you still waiting for Mr Right to come along and make you financially secure?

A day in the life of Angelina Jolie

30 Jul 2013

Imagine being able to spend a day in Angelina Jolie's shoes – a life filled with wealth, movies, fashion, working with the UN, looking after a brood of children and to top it all off having Brad Pitt as a partner! A wonderful thought but what if it was the day she realised her best option was to have a double mastectomy due to a family history of cancer?

No longer a child. The need for SMSFs to act responsibly.

04 Jul 2013

Since self managed superannuation funds (SMSF) first became available as an option for holding superannuation balances in 1994 they have made the headlines, both in positive and negative ways.

Where there is a Will there is a Way

24 Apr 2013

Estate planning ensures your lifetime's work is passed onto the people you choose. Yet many people either do not have a Will or have one which no longer reflects their current circumstances.

Urgent – In Strictest Confidence

24 Apr 2013

We have all had them - those letters from Nigeria where the poor writer of the letter is desperately trying to get millions out of the country and needs our help. All you need to do is hand over your bank account and contact details and in return you will get 20% of $50 million for your help!

Two mistakes to avoid before you retire

07 Feb 2013

How far off is your retirement? If you have five, ten or even better 20 years to go, you can avoid the first mistake – which is not planning early enough.

How much do I need to start a SMSF?

09 Oct 2012

It depends. The first question you need to ask yourself is why do I want to start a SMSF?