Combining the knowledge of a team of leading academics and practitioners in relation to financial planning, who also author the market-leading advanced text: Financial Planning in Australia - Advice and Wealth Management. This edition provides students with an overview of the financial advisory and planning processes as well as some insight into the practical applications of the process. It also includes a brief review of the current financial environment, relevant legislation, rates applying to superannuation, taxation and social security. The book provides practical advice for emerging students supported by a suite of online material for students and lecturers. Financial Planning in Australia - 2015 Essentials Edition is an essential resource for students of financial planning.