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Michael Batten

 Michael Batten

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10 Market Street Level 2,
Brisbane
QLD
4000
AU

Overview CONTACT THE ADVISER

Michael Batten Michael Batten

total Reviews

12

Experience

11yrs

Status

Gold

Overall Adviser Rating

95%

Average Customer Rating

95%

Percentage of Positive Reviews

84%
Introduction

Michael has a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting), an Advanced Diploma in Financial Planning, he is currently working towards his Masters of Financial Planning and is a member of the Association of Financial Advisers (AFA). Michael has further specialist accreditations in the areas of self-managed super funds, direct equities and margin lending. Through the family business, Michael has been involved in financial planning most of his life and has been providing formal advice for over 11 years.

Michael began his career in accounts with Tyco International before joining his now retired father in the family business. Michael prides himself on continuing to build on his father’s business through long-term partnerships with his clients.

He focuses on delivering holistic financial advice specialising in budgeting, superannuation, investment management and wealth protection. His clients include young professionals, wealth accumulators, small business owners and pre-retirees.

Michael is the father of two and on the weekends his young family can generally be found at the beach, camping or boating. Michael is a devoted Crossfitter and a mad keen fisherman.

Company:

C J Batten and Associates Pty Ltd
C J Batten and Associates Pty Ltd

Licensee:

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Licensee Owned By:

IOOF Holdings Ltd
IOOF Holdings Ltd
Expertise
Building SuperBuilding Super
Insurance & ProtectionInsurance & Protection
Managing DebtManaging Debt
Preparing for RetirementPreparing for Retirement
Self Managed Super FundsSelf Managed Super Funds
Centrelink BenefitsCentrelink Benefits
Household BudgetingHousehold Budgeting
Estate PlanningEstate Planning
Savings & InvestmentsSavings & Investments
Aged CareAged Care

Latest Customer Reviews (3 of 12 total)See all

"Michael is very good at what he does and always helpful!"

Brent, 35-45 21 Sep 2017

"We have been clients of Michael and his father Colin Batten since 2005. The professional service and attention to detail that is provided is exceptional and we are very happy with their company's services."

Thomas, 65+ 16 Sep 2017

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Kylee, 35-45 13 Sep 2017

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Years of experience
  • 11 years total experience

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Contact details

Level 2,
10 Market Street, Brisbane
QLD 4000 Australia

Office hours

Monday:   9AM to 5PM
Tuesday:   9AM to 5PM
Wednesday:   9AM to 5PM
Thursday:   9AM to 5PM
Friday:   9AM to 5PM

Customer Reviews CONTACT THE ADVISER

  • 0% Negative Reviews
  • 100% Positive Reviews
  • 98% Average Reviews
  • 12 Total Reviews
Brent, 35-4521 Sep 2017
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Overall customer rating
88%
- Communication
100%
- Knowledge & Expertise
100%
- Customer Care
75%
- Recommendation
75%

"Michael is very good at what he does and always helpful!"

Thomas, 65+16 Sep 2017
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Overall customer rating
100%
- Communication
100%
- Knowledge & Expertise
100%
- Customer Care
100%
- Recommendation
100%

"We have been clients of Michael and his father Colin Batten since 2005. The professional service and attention to detail that is provided is exceptional and we are very happy with their company's services."

Kylee, 35-4513 Sep 2017
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Overall customer rating
100%
- Communication
100%
- Knowledge & Expertise
100%
- Customer Care
100%
- Recommendation
100%

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Fayrouz , 35-4513 Sep 2017
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Overall customer rating
100%
- Communication
100%
- Knowledge & Expertise
100%
- Customer Care
100%
- Recommendation
100%

"I have been dealing with Michael for more than 9 years. He has always been professional in the way he has dealt with me. His knowledge and experience give me the confidence to trust him with my finances. "

Narelle, 56-6512 Sep 2017
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Overall customer rating
100%
- Communication
100%
- Knowledge & Expertise
100%
- Customer Care
100%
- Recommendation
100%

"Michael is very knowledgeable, and he and his staff are very approachable, efficient and excellent to deal with. He has been extremely helpful in managing our transition to retirement, and we always feel that he personally cares about us, our family and our affairs."

Matthew, 35-4512 Sep 2017
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Overall customer rating
100%
- Communication
100%
- Knowledge & Expertise
100%
- Customer Care
100%
- Recommendation
100%

"Michael and his team have been incredibly helpful and empathetic in so many ways and made us feel completely comfortable with not just our current financial/lifestyle position but more importantly our future prospects. Making the time and listening to the advice has undoubtedly been our best financial decision and for the first time ever I feel like we've got someone genuinely looking after our best interests."

Matthew, 35-4512 Sep 2017
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Overall customer rating
100%
- Communication
100%
- Knowledge & Expertise
100%
- Customer Care
100%
- Recommendation
100%

"Michael is always very professional and provides a logical explanation, so I can feel informed about the investment and insurance strategies that best suit my situation. "

Dan, 35-4512 Sep 2017
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Overall customer rating
100%
- Communication
100%
- Knowledge & Expertise
100%
- Customer Care
100%
- Recommendation
100%

"Michael is straighforward, clear and strategically oriented while keeping things understandable and actionable. A pleasure to do business with - keeps his commitments and always follows through."

Andrew, 35-4512 Sep 2017
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Overall customer rating
94%
- Communication
100%
- Knowledge & Expertise
75%
- Customer Care
100%
- Recommendation
100%

"3133"

Robert, 35-4512 Sep 2017
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Overall customer rating
100%
- Communication
100%
- Knowledge & Expertise
100%
- Customer Care
100%
- Recommendation
100%

"I have been using the services of Michael and the team at Batten Financial for many years, I like the services provided to my family and I as I have always found Michael and the team to be honest and they have always worked to tailor their services to suit my needs. I would highly recommend Michael. "

MIKE , 56-6512 Sep 2017
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Overall customer rating
100%
- Communication
100%
- Knowledge & Expertise
100%
- Customer Care
100%
- Recommendation
100%

"OUTSTANDING LEVEL OF SERVICE AND COMMUNICATION. COULD NOT RECOMMEND MORE HIGHLY "

Neil, 65+12 Sep 2017
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Overall customer rating
100%
- Communication
100%
- Knowledge & Expertise
100%
- Customer Care
100%
- Recommendation
100%

"Michael is an excellent advisor who knows his product and who is willing to assist without any hesitation. Michael's regular reviews of our situation ensure that we are in the best possible financial position."

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Vouch for & Skills Ranking CONTACT THE ADVISER

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Top 5 Skills (as rated by customers)


#1
Building Super
STRENGTH
10
Customers

#1
Insurance Protection
STRENGTH
10
Customers

#1
Savings Investment
STRENGTH
10
Customers

#2
Preparing For Retirement
STRENGTH
8
Customers

#3
Managing Debt
STRENGTH
5
Customers

#3
Tax Effective Strategies
STRENGTH
5
Customers

#4
Household Budgeting
STRENGTH
4
Customers

#4
Small Business Advice
STRENGTH
4
Customers

#5
Estate Planning
STRENGTH
3
Customers

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Overall rating

82%

Michael Batten

Company: C J Batten and Associates Pty Ltd

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