End of Financial Year Checklist

Seven timely reminders before EOFY

It’s that time of year again and the End of Financial Year is upon us. Before 30 June take a moment to review your business so you can start the new financial year off on the right track.


Mandatory Data Breach Notification Laws to come into force.

Cyber and Privacy Breaches - new laws to come into play.

Parliament has recently taken steps to address issues relating to cybercrimes by passing the Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) Bill 2016 on 13 February, 2017. The legislation is due to commence within 12 months of Royal Assent, with no assent or fixed date as yet. 


Protecting against Cyber Predators

Internet security and what you should know.

On May 13, 2017 many internet users in the UK, Europe and Russia woke to a major Ransom Cyberattack. The USA was lucky, they were able to stem the outbreak, but the total number of people, companies and Government bodies effected may never be known.



Cyclone Debbie - the good and the bad.

Counting the cost of Cyclone Debbie - what it all adds up to.

As the state continues to  recover from ex-Tropical  Cyclone Debbie, the real cost of the cyclone quite possibly will never be known.

The cyclone, which crossed the coast on 28 March, 2017 as a category-four system and caused subsequent flooding in communities from the Whitsundays to New South Wales and then across to New Zealand. Over 72,000 Queenslanders requested assistance.


Travel Smart and Travel Safe.

Tavel safe - what you need to know.

Passport – check. Clothes – check. Medications – check. Smartphone – check. You’ve got all of the above, but what about travel insurance?



Creepy crawly spider facts

Arachnophobes - watch out - fun spider facts.


Be sure. Before you insure!
Ask your Council of Queensland Insurance Broker about…

Brokerwise Edition 2, 2017