FINANCIAL GENIUS PTY LTD

T/A FINANCIAL GENIUS WEALTH FINANCIAL SERVICES GUIDE
Version 3.3 September 2011

Your Adviser Alex Tolentino Financial Genius Pty Ltd ABN 12 345 678 901 T/A Financial Genius Wealth Suite 111, 160 Rowe St EASTWOOD NSW 2122 Tel: (02) 9858 2446 Fax: (02) 9858 2237 Email: alex@financialgenius.net.au

Dover Authorised Representative Numbers 287354 (Alex Tolentino) and 329159 (Financial Genius Pty Ltd) Dover Financial Advisers Pty Ltd AFSL: 307248 ABN: 87 112 139 321 71 Tulip St Cheltenham, VIC 3192 PO Box 68 Sandringham, VIC 3191 Telephone: (03) 9583 6533 Fax: (03) 9583 6733 www.dover.com.au

debt management. It is intended to give you sufficient information to decide whether to obtain financial services from us. our internal dispute resolution procedures. i. who we are. Your Adviser and Dover may advise on: • • • • • • investments (property. Please feel free to contact us by telephone. Dover has a list of approved financial products for authorised representatives. 4. This FSG explains: 1. 9. Your Adviser is a director of Financial Genius Pty Ltd. The purpose of this financial services guide (“FSG”) This FSG is an important document that explains how we provide financial product services to you. cash and managed investments). 6. our professional insurance arrangements. our privacy policy. how you can contact us. 8. Your Adviser is the “providing entity” for the purposes of the Corporations Law. any potential conflicts of interest.3 1 September 2011 About your Adviser and Dover Financial Advisers Pty Ltd (“Dover”) Your Adviser is Alex Tolentino.Dover Financial Advisers Pty Ltd Version 3.e. Your Adviser has many years experience creating and implementing financial plans to maximize client financial profiles. 5. shares. and our compensation arrangements. 3. the financial services we provide. and retirement planning. 7. . superannuation (including self-managed superannuation). Dover holds Australian Financial Services Licence (‘AFSL”) Number 307248 and has authorised the creation of this Financial Services Guide or FSG. our external dispute resolution procedures. This list of approved financial products is one of the longest of any financial planning service in Australia. life insurances and other risk insurances. so bear with us regarding its form and content. Most of the content of this FSG is dictated by the Corporations Act and is mandatory under that law. email or writing should this FSG be unclear or should you have any concerns about our services. cash-flow management. The Corporations Act 2001 defines various financial products and regulates the way in which consumers can be advised about those products. a Corporate Authorised Representative of Dover. Ask your Adviser if want a copy of Dover’s Approved Product List (“APL”). 2. what documents you will receive from us. Dover has over 100 authorised representatives who provide high quality advice of clients throughout Australia. You should read this FSG carefully before using our services.

To do this we must first understand your financial profile. 5. we will prepare a ‘statement of advice” or “SOA”. Please provide us with any other information that you feel is relevant to your circumstances. The PDS contains the information needed for an informed decision about acquiring a product. either before or during our first meeting. 2. and any other relevant matters. 4. the implementation plan. Delivery of advice Once we have met and determined a draft plan for you. any fees or commissions. Ideally. Simply contact your Adviser to arrange a meeting. Getting started with Dover Getting started with Dover is easy. To ensure that this meeting covers all aspects of your financial management we ask that you complete the ‘fact finder’ attached to this Financial Services Guide. and is usually created by the financial institution providing the product. Please take the time to do this. 6. a managed fund or a similar product we must provide you with a PDS for that product. the reasons for the specific advice. This gives us the opportunity to review your information and prepare ourselves well ahead of our initial meeting. any associations or relationships that may influence the advice. as you prefer. The fact finder asks for an extensive amount of information and it may take time to gather it. a platform. . The PDS detail costs and product fees including commissions. wrap account or master-fund. The more information you provide the better our advice will be. We also appreciate a copy of the most recent accounts and tax returns for you and any related entities such as a trust or a self-managed superannuation fund. It includes information about: 1. the specific advice. Getting to know you We aim to provide advice that suits your circumstances and is generally appropriate and relevant to you. Your SOA contains the information needed to understand our advice and the basis on which it is made. 3. this should be done a few days before we meet with you.3 1 September 2011 Product disclosure statements (“PDSs”) If we recommend a particular product (other than listed securities).Dover Financial Advisers Pty Ltd Version 3. A detailed client questionnaire (‘fact finder’) is attached to this FSG. This fact finder is an important document and you should complete it carefully. The SOA will be in writing and may be delivered via email or via the post.

3 1 September 2011 We will also provide other documents as needed. Record of advice Once you have been provided with a SOA further advice may be provided in a form known as a record of advice or “ROA”. and if your complaint is not resolved appropriately by Dover. These documents may include educational material or PDSs. Dispute resolution Dover provides a dispute resolution services to its clients. Our fees and other charges: who receives the fees? Your Adviser pays a monthly fee to Dover. who passes them on to your Adviser. put your complaint in writing addressed to the Compliance Manager. if this does not resolve your complaint. Dover. 3. Victoria. you can access our external dispute resolution scheme. 3191 where it will be objectively considered and discussed with you and your Adviser with a view to being settled as soon as possible to your satisfaction. as discussed above. Retention of SOA and ROA We retain all SOAs and ROAs for at least seven years and you may request a copy of the SOA or ROA at any time within that period. You should contact us immediately if your circumstances change in any way. Review of advice Financial plans should be reviewed on at least an annual basis. Implementation of advice Our statement of advice will contain instructions on how the advice should be implemented. 2. In return your Adviser retains all fees from the services provided to you. or if you believe for any reason our advice is not appropriate to you. provided there has been no change in your personal circumstances or the basis of the advice set out in the SOA. contact your Adviser by telephone to explain your situation and let him know of your concerns. if not more regularly. Your Adviser will do everything possible to resolve your complaint promptly. This request may be verbal or in writing. Dover is a member of the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS). This is a free service to complainants. FOS can be contacted on 1300 780 808. We will work with you to ensure that the advice is properly implemented.Dover Financial Advisers Pty Ltd Version 3. If you have a complaint about any services you should: 1. This obligation is a key tenet of the consumer protection principles of the Australian Financial Services Licensing system. Sandringham. at PO Box 68. Dover receives all fees including commissions in its capacity as a trustee of a bare trust for your Adviser . These fees are initially paid to Dover.

000 in the first year and then $600 per year thereafter. the amount invested or some other agreed criteria. In the following paragraphs we will refer to your Adviser receiving all fees. fees paid directly by you. These will vary according to your circumstances. commissions paid by a third party such as an insurer or a fund manager. if the annual premium is $1.000. If the amount cannot be calculated (for example.6% of the ongoing investment. then an example will be provided in a form that satisfies the Corporations Act disclosure rules. If you prefer your Adviser to be paid by a third party. Our fees and other charges: how are they calculated? Your Adviser may receive: 1. based on time. (For example. or 2. Your Adviser may receive a volume bonus from IOOF (up to 0.000. Example: if the initial investment is $100.3 1 September 2011 and your Adviser’s Corporate Authorised Representative. the fees in the initial and subsequent years will be shown in your statement of advice. your Adviser may receive $3. These details will be provided on request.2%) on any investments with these organizations. .200 in the first year and then $150 each year thereafter o for managed funds and similar investments: up to 3% of the initial investment and up to 0. but will generally be an amount equal to or less than: o for life insurances and other risk insurances: up to 120% of the initial annual premium as an initial commission and up to 15% of the ongoing annual premium as a trailing commission. Your Adviser is an employee of the Corporate Authorised Representative. The Corporate Authorised Representative may pay a salary to your Adviser. You will not be charged more than this fee.Dover Financial Advisers Pty Ltd Version 3. your Adviser may receive $1.1%) and Beacon (up to 0. a commission based on the future balance of an investment). Ultimately all income passed on to your Adviser or your Adviser’s Corporate Authorised Representative by Dover will be beneficially derived by your Adviser or related persons such as a beneficiary of a family trust. and passes these fees on to your Adviser as soon as practical after receipt and is not beneficially entitled to any of these fees. for simplicity. You can ask for further details if this is of concern or interest to you. Your Adviser does not receive ‘soft dollar’ (ie non-cash) payments for amounts greater than $100 from any third party. you will be given a written estimate of the fee before any significant work is done. Your Adviser will agree a basis for charging fees before providing any chargeable services to you. If you agree to pay your Adviser directly.

If any fees are paid to a third person for referrals these fees will be detailed in your SOA. Dover and your Adviser comply with the National Privacy Principles. having regard to income. cautious or balanced investors unless the client specifically states otherwise. Dover or other relevant persons. . Privacy considerations Your information is private and confidential and is not disclosed to any third parties unless required to do so under the law. The insurance covers claims in relation to the conduct of former employees. If you are not satisfied with our approach to privacy you are entitled to contact the Office of the Privacy Commissioner who may investigate any complaints you may make. work experience or academic training. Fees will also be advised in detail in the PDSs for recommended financial products. Dover assumes its clients are conservative. or that clients borrow significant amounts to acquire investments. if the value of the investment falls. age. “Risk” means the value of an investment may fall. Compensation arrangements Dover operates a compensation arrangement to compensate retail clients for losses connected to any breach of the Corporations Act or other law by your Adviser. Dover does not recommend investments that have significant internal gearing. Anti-money laundering and terrorism legislation Dover must verify your identity before we provide any financial services. If a client states otherwise the statement will only be accepted if a reasonable financial planner would assess the client as being otherwise. or even disappear. No influential relationships There are no relationships that will influence our advice to you in any way. These arrangements comprise comprehensive and extensive professional indemnity insurance. or even disappear.3 1 September 2011 Fees will be advised in detail in writing in your SOA. wealth. This will be discussed at our meeting. Dover adopts this conservative assumption to reduce your risk. A word of warning on risk All investments have risks.Dover Financial Advisers Pty Ltd Version 3. This is unless the client understands that these significantly increase the risk that their net equity will fall.

. Dover regards these facilities as excessively risky and does not allow its authorised representatives to provide them to clients. if the value of the investment falls. Can Dover run an individually managed account? Dover’s AFSL does not allow individually managed account or similar facilities. Any questions? Please do not hesitate to contact your Adviser should you have any questions about your Adviser’s services and how your Adviser and Dover can help you improve your financial position. cautious or balanced investors unless they understand and accept the risk that their equity will fall. or even disappear.Dover Financial Advisers Pty Ltd Version 3.3 1 September 2011 Clients should not acquire investments other than those suited to conservative.

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