Our aim at Community Financial Services is to help you reach your financial and lifestyle goals, even those you only dreamed about



Super opens your money to the world of investment markets and you can choose how it is invested. It’s designed to reward you for investing for the long term.


Debt Management

Effective debt management is not just about the interest you pay, but also the type of assets you’re investing in and prioritising your debts. There are two basic types of debt …


Wealth Protection

Insurance is the foundation of all financial plans. Community Financial Services  can help you evaluate the risks and come up with the right insurance solution for you and your family.

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Our Advisers

Frank Welsh300

Frank founded Community Financial Services in April 2012. He is a highly regarded professional with over 35 years experience in the financial planning industry.


Joanne is accredited to provide advice in the areas of; personal superannuation and insurance planning, investments and savings planning, retirement planning and Centrelink entitlements.


In her role as a Financial Planner, Janice specializes in working with individuals and local businesses within the Asian community, helping them in areas such as retirement planning, estate planning, education funds, Personal Insurance and investment planning.

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Matt has more than 20 years Finance experience. Matt is focused on understanding his client needs and finding solutions that are practical and appropriate to meet those needs. Matt believes listening to his clients goals and objectives is critical to a successful client-planner relationship, and takes pride in his clear and regular communication with all clients.

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Brad has been a Financial Adviser since 2008.

Brad attained his Diploma in Financial Services (Financial Planning) in 2008, his Advanced Diploma in Financial Services (Financial Planning) in 2015, his Self-Managed Superannuation Specialist accreditation was completed in 2014 as well as his mortgage accreditation in 2009 Cert IV Financial Services (Mortgage Broking).

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David joined Community Financial Services in February 2013.

He holds an Advanced Diploma of Financial Planning.

David is passionate about building strong relationships with his clients and helping them map out and achieve their financial goals.

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Lachlan joined AMPFP as an Authorised Representative in Jan 2015 after recently completing a Bachelor of Commerce at Deakin University majoring in Financial Planning, Finance and Economics.


Blair joined Community Financial Services in July 2013. Whilst completing for his Diploma of Financial Planning, he was working in the office as part of our support team. Prior to joining the practice Blair worked in the construction industry in various roles and finds that these life skills help him relate to clients.

Ryan Welsh

Ryan joined Community Financial Services in August 2012. He holds a Diploma of Financial Planning and a Diploma of Finance and Mortgage Broking Management.

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Ed has been a Financial Planner with AMP for over 15 years. Ed holds a Diploma in Financial Planning, is an accredited Mortgage and General Insurance broker and is an affiliated member of the Financial Planners Association. Ed leverages his vast experience in the industry to assist his clients with whatever circumstances are put in front of him.

Brian Yole300

Brian joined AMPFP, September 1996 as an Authorised Representative, he has 19 years experience. Brian has an Advance Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning)

Brian focuses on helping his client needs, finding solutions that are practical and appropriate.  “NO” two cases are the same.

Wade Vautier300

Wade is highly experienced in the financial service industry as he has had previous roles as General Manager for a large financial firm & CMO of the Investment Banking institute. Wade has been involved in helping people and business understand their finances for over 10 years.


Avi joined Community Financial Services in April 2015. She holds a Diploma of Financial Planning and a Masters Degree in Business Accountancy from University of South Australia.

Ash Jain300

Ash has come to Financial Planning with a wealth of experience developed over numerous years in the customer service industry. Throughout his career, he have developed excellent problem solving, analytical thinking and communication skills. He prides himself on delivering an exceptional service to his clients.

Community Financial Videos

Please watch the videos below to see how Community Financial Services can help you achieve your financial goals.