Troy Collins

Collins Financial Group Pty Ltd

Gold
28 Yrs Experience
Toowong, QLD 4066
I have a passion for helping people achieve their goals and ambitions in the way of lifestyle choices. I love to see people succeed and attain success in the areas of their lives that are most important to them. I enjoy taking people through a process of discovery, whereby they attain a complete understanding of the direction they wish to go down, then taking complete control of their circumstances to ultimately achieve their lifestyle choices. It’s not about the money, it’s what the money can bring you in the way of peace of mind and financial independence. I take a holistic view of each client’s unique situation and design a strategic solution to ensure their goals are achieved on time and safely. I then bring together other professional advisers who can assist in the various aspects of financial services that are required to ensure true financial independence.

Expertise

  • Government Assistance
  • Superannuation
  • Insurance Protection
  • Managing Debt
  • Retirement & Pension
  • Self Managed SuperFunds
  • Margin Lending
  • Shares & Investments
  • Cashflow & Income
  • Complex Investments
  • Small Business Advice
  • Borrowing
  • Tax Strategies
  • Growing Assets
  • Wills & Estates
  • Budgeting

My fees

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Recent reviews

At a glance

  • Adviser status Gold
  • Rating 4.65
  • Number of reviews 32
  • First year providing advice 1994
  • Years of experience 28
  • Highest qualification
    • Advanced Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning)
  • Language spoken
    • English

Collins Financial Group Pty Ltd

Roscommon House, Ground Level, 44 Benson Street
Toowong, QLD 4066

Opening hours

  • 8:00am – 3:00pm Friday
  • 8:00am – 5:00pm Monday – Thursday

Licensed by

Matrix Planning Solutions Ltd

AFSL 238256

4.65
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4.55
Clear communication
4.65
Knowledge & expertise
4.75
Customer care
4.70
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5.00

"Troy has always had the ability to explain all aspects of financial planning clearly and concisely so that i can make informed decisions regarding his advice."

  • Retirement & Pension
  • Cashflow & Income
  • Growing Assets
  • Clear communication
  • Knowledge & expertise
  • Customer care
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4.75

"I’m very happy with Troy’s management of my Investment Portfolio. I have always found Troy to be very approachable and well informed with such matters."

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5.00

"Troy has given me advice in areas including loan products, self managed super funds and managing debt. Troy was usually able to explain things to me in a clear way. Through Troy's knowledge and experience, I feel very confident that the advice given was right for my needs. I usually received Troy's full care and attention when I needed it. We like his friendly manners!"

  • Superannuation
  • Insurance Protection
  • Managing Debt
  • Retirement & Pension
  • Self Managed SuperFunds
  • Cashflow & Income
  • Borrowing
  • Growing Assets
  • Wills & Estates
  • Budgeting
  • Clear communication
  • Knowledge & expertise
  • Customer care
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4.25

"Troy has been very adaptable and creative with financial advice and solution design. I have been struggling to find the time to attend requests from Troy and team but this has not limited their support at all. Troy has used his skill and experience to fill in the gaps and develop a way forward with positive outcomes and a chance of success."

  • Superannuation
  • Managing Debt
  • Retirement & Pension
  • Cashflow & Income
  • Complex Investments
  • Socially Responsible
  • Small Business Advice
  • Borrowing
  • Tax Strategies
  • Budgeting
  • Clear communication
  • Knowledge & expertise
  • Customer care
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4.25

"We have been clients of Troy's for more than ten years. During this time Troy has given us sound advice in managing our personal debt and investing in the share market to enable us to reach our retirement goals. Without the guidance and help from Troy and the whole Collins teams this would not have been possible"

  • Self Managed SuperFunds
  • Margin Lending
  • Growing Assets
  • Clear communication
  • Knowledge & expertise
  • Customer care
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5.00

"Troy was terrific in developing an understanding of my financial background, and then applied some great strategies to get my finances to be much healthier in the future!"

  • Superannuation
  • Insurance Protection
  • Managing Debt
  • Self Managed SuperFunds
  • Cashflow & Income
  • Growing Assets
  • Budgeting
  • Clear communication
  • Knowledge & expertise
  • Customer care
  • Likely to recommend
5.00

"We always feel so much better after we leave our meetings with Troy, we feel that we get the support and the advice that we need and are confident that our plan is moving in the right way. Thanks Troy."

  • Superannuation
  • Insurance Protection
  • Cashflow & Income
  • Borrowing
  • Tax Strategies
  • Growing Assets
  • Wills & Estates
  • Budgeting
  • Clear communication
  • Knowledge & expertise
  • Customer care
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4.50

"Troy has given us advice in areas including retirement, cash flow, investment and managing debt. Troy is able to explain things to us in a clear way. Through Troy's knowledge and experience, we feel very confident that the advice given is right for our needs. We have worked with Troy for more than 20 years and are confident he has helped us create the wealth required for our lifestyle choices and future retirement.'"

  • Cashflow & Income
  • Tax Strategies
  • Growing Assets
  • Clear communication
  • Knowledge & expertise
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4.75

"Troy is a fantastic communicator and excellently qualified in all aspects we require."

  • Superannuation
  • Insurance Protection
  • Managing Debt
  • Retirement & Pension
  • Self Managed SuperFunds
  • Cashflow & Income
  • Complex Investments
  • Clear communication
  • Knowledge & expertise
  • Customer care
  • Likely to recommend
4.25

"Always happy with Troy's advice. Great having a chat."

  • Superannuation
  • Retirement & Pension
  • Cashflow & Income
  • Clear communication
  • Knowledge & expertise
  • Customer care
  • Likely to recommend
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My clients have reviewed me based on the following areas of advice

  • Superannuation
  • Insurance Protection
  • Managing Debt
  • Retirement & Pension
  • Self Managed SuperFunds
  • Margin Lending
  • Cashflow & Income
  • Complex Investments
  • Socially Responsible
  • Small Business Advice
  • Borrowing
  • Tax Strategies
  • Growing Assets
  • Wills & Estates
  • Budgeting

Qualifications & Training

Advanced Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning)

Level
6 - Advanced Diploma, Associate Degree
Institution
Kaplan Professional
Completed
2006

Certificate IV in Finance and Mortgage Broking

Level
4 - Certificate IV
Institution
Kaplan Professional
Completed
2014

Self Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSF)

Level
0 - Training / Exam / Other
Institution
Kaplan Professional
Completed
2010

Margin Lending and Geared Investments

Level
0 - Training / Exam / Other
Institution
Kaplan Professional
Completed
2010

Professional Memberships

Association of Financial Advisers (AFA)

Membership type
Member

Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA)

Membership type
Associate
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