CHRIS'S AREAS OF FOCUS
"Give people the financial knowledge, so they have the confidence to make decisions that are best for them."
Structural Problem Identification & Solutions
Member of FPA
Member of CPA
CPA Financial Planning
Over 10 Years as a Financial Adviser
Financial Adviser | TFC Financial Principal
Before starting work in pure financial advice in 2007 (great timing given the GFC!)
Chris worked accounting and management roles for BHP, then Wagners. You could say that Chris has always been in roles that have the elements of money and value.
His education and business experience really enhances Chris's ability to assist clients (particularly with complex business structures) and understand their current financial position including their cashflow. Chris is also proud to help his clients achieve financial literacy and a trust in the system and the people involved. As with this knowledge and confidence they can make decisions that are best for them, not someone else.
"TFC Financial is a great place - we help our clients, we help our staff and they help me become a better employer, citizen and person. I liked TFC Financial so much, I bought the company".
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"Chris was excellent and explained to us in a very concise and easy to understand way. He also gave us expert financial advice."
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"We feel that Chris is always checking on things and offering us the best possible options and advice."
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"We have peace of mind knowing Chris is looking after our personal superannuation and investments and knowing he is there to answer any queries we have."
10 Questions with Chris Manthey
What was your first job?
Washing dishes at Clifford House restaurant - 'hated it!'
If someone narrated your life, who would you want to be the Narrator?
James Earl Jones - a great voice!
Where would you most like to retire?
"It changes weekly - I truely love Toowoomba BUT the Gold Coast appeals too."
What's your favourite part about our region?
What was your dream job growing up?
"I wanted to be a director of BHP - I worked there and got to mingle every now and then - does that count?"
If you could choose one word to describe your team, what would it be?
Do you have a personal goal for 2019?
"No - that's terrible!!! Actually, probably to stay in 'C' Grade touch."
What is your favourite smell in the world?
"Roast Beef cooking in a conventional wood oven."
If you didn't have to sleep, what would you do with the extra time?
What's your favourite piece of clothing you own/ owned?
"I had a purple quicksilver surf shirt back in the day, when T-Shirst were just starting to define you - that was my go-to shirt."