History – Elson

Publications and Media

Recovery Slow for Businesses. (2020, August 04). The West Australian. Pg 19. Available on: https://thewest.com.au/business/small-business/coronavirus-crisis-australian-businesses-equipped-to-survive-without-jobkeeper-payments-in-the-short-term-ng-b881627674z

Evening News: Economy Recvery. (2020, June 07). WAMN News. Available on: https://youtu.be/SCtZkR_N1D0

Why school doesn’t add up. (2020 May 16). The West Australian. Pg 29. Available on: https://thewest.com.au/news/education/wa-secondary-schools-executives-association-calls-for-better-financial-literacy-and-more-economics-teachers-in-high-schools-ng-b881543836z

Evening News: Unforeseen consequences of deferring mortgages. (2020, April 05). WAMN News. Available on: https://www.facebook.com/wamnnews/videos/1197744193900422/

WAMN live: Additional Assistance Package WA. (2020 March 31). WAMN News. Available on: https://www.facebook.com/wamnnews/videos/2647435982205653/

Mornings with Beck: Things to avoid in the financial downturn. (2020, March 9). 98fiveFM. Available on: http://www.egfinancialservices.com.au/index.php/98fivefm-things-to-avoid-in-a-financial-downturn/

Western Perspective: Wrap up 2019. (2019, December 15). WAMN News. Available on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2fXknGOC8Fw.

Mornings with Beck: How to finish the year strong. (2019, December 5). 98fiveFM. Available on: https://www.facebook.com/98five/videos/445747893014768/

Western Perspective: Youth employment. (2019, November 03). WAMN News. Available on: https://youtu.be/UqD4fXb7oQw.

Evening News: Payroll tax cuts. (2019, November 03). WAMN News. Available on: https://youtu.be/d1UlUrs3LqQ.

Mornings with Beck: Tips for buying shares. (2019, October 24). 98fiveFM.

Mornings with Beck: Managing credit card debt Tips to increase income. (2019, October 3). 98fiveFM. Available on: http://www.egfinancialservices.com.au/index.php/98fivefm-managing-credit-card-debt/

Evening News: Recession fears. (2019, September 15). WAMN News. Available on: https://youtu.be/sUYRYyJSeE0.

Mornings with Beck: Tips to increase income. (2019, September 12). 98fiveFM. Available on: https://www.facebook.com/98five/videos/479442032902432/

Mornings with Beck: How to save up for private school education. (2019, August 22). 98fiveFM. Available on: https://www.facebook.com/98five/videos/766252453794819/

Mornings with Beck: What to do when interest rates are low.  (2019, August 1). 98fiveFM. Available on: https://www.facebook.com/98five/videos/2505508852802559/

Evening News: Tax cuts split. (2019, June 23). WAMN News. Available on: https://youtu.be/3MU3Zwb4LKc. Opinion article available on: http://wamnnews.com.au/news/analysis-will-tax-cuts-help-young-australians-to-get-ahead/

Mornings with Beck: Tax Time Tips.  (2019, May 20). 98fiveFM. Available on: https://www.facebook.com/98five/videos/659769384448902/

Mornings with Beck: New insurance legislation.  (2019, May 30). 98fiveFM. Available on: https://www.facebook.com/98five/videos/404207867102068/

Mornings with Beck: Practical steps to avoid being slave to money.  (2019, May 9). 98fiveFM. Available on: https://www.facebook.com/98five/videos/2317952838416530/

Evening News: Wages growth in Australia. (2019, March 31). WAMN News. Available on: https://youtu.be/slr7s77N8D0.

Mornings with Mike: Seasons in life. (2019, March 7). 98fiveFM.

Mornings with Mike: Banking Royal Commission. (2019, February 14). 98fiveFM.

Evening News: Banking Royal Commission Fallout. (2019, February 10). WAMN News. Available on: https://youtu.be/UuXHqrkJ8yE.

Evening News: Banking Royal Commission. (2019, February 3). WAMN News. Available on: https://youtu.be/apl-Mx6WsUo. Article available on: https://wamnetwork.com.au/news/how-the-royal-commission-into-banking-will-affect-young-australians/. Opinion article available: https://wamnetwork.com.au/news/nab-chairman-and-ceo-resign-expert-comment/.

Mornings with Mike: Investing in shares. (2018, October 17). 98fiveFM. Available on: https://98five.com/investing-in-shares/.

Evening News: Pressure from rising power bills. (2018, October 8). WAMN News. Available on: https://youtu.be/acavr19NjhA. Opinion article available on: https://wamnetwork.com.au/news/analysis-is-it-time-to-for-wa-government-to-lower-power-bills/.

Mornings with Mike: Talking to your bank about your home loan. (2018, September 20). 98fiveFM. Available on: https://98five.com/bank-about-home-loan/.

Evening News: Australian face challenges if retire young. (2018, September 9). WAMN News. Available on: https://youtu.be/5rsG5KJH5gA. Article available on: https://wamnetwork.com.au/news/australians-face-financial-challenges-if-retire-young-expert/.

Mornings with Mike: How to avoid bankruptcy. (2018, August 15). 98fiveFM. Available on: http://www.egfinancialservices.com.au/index.php/98fivefm-how-to-avoid-bankruptcy/.

Evening News: How young people can avoid financial pitfalls. (2018, August 5). WAMN News. Available on: https://youtu.be/RVqaK1vp-tE. Article available on: https://wamnetwork.com.au/news/national-news-australia/bankruptcies-soar-nationally-as-more-youth-families-affected-in-wa/. Opinion article available on: https://wamnetwork.com.au/news/expert-opinion-how-young-people-can-avoid-financial-pitfalls/.

Sheppard, B. (2018). Bankruptcy surge hits young families in WA and Queensland hardest. ABC. Available on: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-07-31/bankruptcy-australian-suburbs-worst-hit-baldivis/10052194.

ABC Radio Perth Breakfast: Bankruptcy research. (2018, July 31). ABC.

Mornings with Mike: Personal insurance explained. (2018, July 18). 98fiveFM. Available on: http://audio.98five.com/feeds/98five-20180718144944.mp3.

Mornings with Mike: Investment principles – How much is enough? (2018, Jun 20). 98fiveFM. Available on: http://www.egfinancialservices.com.au/index.php/investment-principles-much-enough/.

Mornings with Mike: First Home Super Saver Scheme. (2018, May 16). 98fiveFM. Available on: http://audio.98five.com/feeds/98five-20180517100746.mp3.

Evening News: Banking Royal Commission. (2018, April 22). WAMN News. Available on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LySADjNHvcA. Article available on: https://wamnetwork.com.au/news/opinion-can-the-big-banks-earn-back-their-trust/.

Mornings with Mike: Managing mortgage stress. (2018, April 18). 98fiveFM. Available on: http://www.egfinancialservices.com.au/index.php/managing-mortgage-stress/.

Mornings with Mike: Reducing your mortgage. (2018, March 21). 98fiveFM. Available on: http://audio.98five.com/feeds/98five-20180322103537.mp3.

Mornings with Mike: Educating kids on budgeting. (2018, February 21). 98fiveFM. Available on: https://98five.com/educating-kids-budgeting/.

Evening News: Tax cuts. (2017, October 30). WAMN News. Available on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LySADjNHvcA. Article available on: https://wamnetwork.com.au/news/finance-experts-say-company-tax-cuts-unlikely-increase-economic-growth/.

Sheppard, B. (2017). Mortgage stress: Why your ice cream choice could be hurting your home ownership dream. ABC. Available on: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-10-23/mortgage-stress-ice-cream-test-families-not-adjusting-post-boom/9070820.

ABC Perth 7pm News: Mortgage Stress. (2017, October 23). ABC. Repeated on ABC Sydney 7pm News.

Western Perspective: Game of Debt. (2017, October 8). WAMN News. Available on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-S6qxr5VmfA. Article available on: https://wamnetwork.com.au/news/australians-really-mortgage-stressed/.

Evening News: Mortgage Nightmare. (2017, October 8). WAMN News. Available on: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7jf5tsDtaj4.

Is negative gearing right for you? (2017, March 26). The Australian. Available on: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/property/is-negative-gearing-right-for-you/news-story/baf4d1350956f29c4dc5f404eb56a185.

Goh, E. (2016). Holding on to the family home too long may hold you back through the golden years. The Sunday Times. October. pp. 17.

Goh, E. (2016). Perth homeowners should include family’s biggest asset in retirement plans. PerthNow. October. Available on: http://www.perthnow.com.au/news/perth-homeowners-should-include-familys-biggest-asset-in-retirement-plans/news-story/b3dc1374a47bc25377d00e0f5ce9f6a9

Goh, E. (2016). Get smart about credit day. Interviewed by Geoffrey Cannon. ABC radio. 29 January.

Goh, E. (2016). Recovering from Christmas debt. Interviewed by Jenny Seaton. CurtinFM. 1 February.

Goh, E. (2013). Prepare for education upgrade (J. Chunn, interviewer). Australian Financial Review. Available on http://www.afr.com/it-pro/prepare-for-education-upgrade-20131023-jjyfw.

Symons C, Almberg L, Goh E. (2012). The Potency of Interdisciplinary Collaboration to Empower Constructive Dissenters. 35th HERDSA Annual International Conference, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. Available on: http://www.herdsa.org.au/system/files/HERDSA_2012_Symons.pdf

Industry Contribution

2011 – Current Member of Financial Planning Association of Australia (FPA) Professional Designations Committee (National)

  • Maintains the integrity of its Professional Designations, including programs, certification and awarding procedures; and
  • Builds and promotes professional designations that demonstrate the pinnacle professional status of FPA membership

2011 – 2014 Member of FPA Curriculum Working Group for Financial Planning Education Council (National)

  • Drive the development of an Australian Financial Planning University Curriculum based on the FPSB global curriculum;
  • Develop accreditation requirements for the range of “Approved Programs‟;
  • Establish expectations of academic participation in the profession;
  • Channel research activity in Financial Planning;
  • Promote the value of University and Industry partnership in Financial Planning; and
  • Promote the career of Financial Planning to University students

Employment history

  • E G Financial Services Pty Ltd
  • Kairos Finance Pty Ltd
  • Curtin University
  • Sovereign Bridge Capital Group
  • Aspire Wealth Planning
  • Transparence Financial Planning
  • St Andrew’s Wealth Management Ltd
  • Commonwealth Financial Planning