We are financial experts. The advice we give and the products we offer are completely impartial and catered to your goals.

Over the past 10 years we’ve helped hundreds of people realise their dreams. From the purchase of a dream home, to comfortably financing the kids’ future, to financial independence.

At the heart of all we do is “enabling lifestyles”. We help people to live the lifestyle they desire.

And ultimately - get more out of life, by having it financed in the best possible way.

 

Our approach

We make the complex simple, customising solutions to your circumstances.

We apply a depth of understanding when it comes to capturing where you’re at and how we can help.

Everything is customised. No two people are the same, so the solutions and way in which we’ll be advising will never be the same.

We use our access to market leading products, apply our combined expertise, and overlay it with the professionalism of our business to come up with the best solution to meet your goals, dreams and concerns. Matching the best product to suit your needs is what we pride ourselves on.

We’ll detail the pro’s and con’s, so you have all the elements at your fingertips. But we won’t make the decision for you - we’ll make it with you. Then we’ll work tirelessly behind the scenes to bring it all to life through a seamless implementation.


 

The team

We are a boutique advice firm, privately owned and not affiliated with any banks, life companies or financial institutions. 

 
 
 

Chris Guy

Certified Financial Planner, Mortgage Broker & General Insurance Broker

P: 0403 030 048
E: c.guy@a-gfs.com.au
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Chris is the founding Director of Avant-Garde Financial Services, establishing the company in 2007.

Having worked for several years in the Financial Industry for a large firm, Chris recognised that many clients yearned for a more personalised approach to the management of their finances.

Coupling his expert knowledge of the financial environment with his friendly and approachable manner, Chris has developed a highly effective formula for service that values the satisfaction of his clients as highly as their financial success.

Away from the office, Chris enjoys flexing his combined physical and mental muscle in the discipline of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, working hard to swap his purple belt for one of a darker shade.


David Moloney

Certified Financial Planner & Mortgage Broker

P: 0403 873 738
E: d.moloney@a-gfs.com.au
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David joined Avant-Garde as a Director in 2011 after integrating his own financial advisory business into the company. 

An astute and progressive entrepreneur, David brings to the company a highly polished skillset and a wealth of experience that comes with more than ten years’ working within the Finance Industry.

As a born-and-bred Victorian, David is a keen sports fan and enjoys catching up with family and friends over an espresso at any one of Melbourne’s famous cafes and eateries.


 

What our clients say

Chris has been my financial adviser since early 2011. I have always found him to be very helpful, knowledgeable, friendly and trustworthy. I have no hesitation in recommending to other persons that they use Chris’s services.
— Leila, Dentist
David is our Financial Advisor and he has gone above and beyond our expectations, fantastic customer service, highly capable, trusted advisor and proven expertise. David and his company set the benchmark for the Financial Service Industry. Highly highly recommended.
— Roger, Enterprise Solutions Lead
Chris is very knowledgeable in his domain of financial advisory and provides a highly personalised service based on this expertise.
I would highly recommend Chris to anyone seeking advice on personal finance and mortgage arrangements.
— James Allan, Partner