Mary founded Plan4wealth in 2005, to provide affordable financial advice to everyday Australians around Pakenham in South East Victoria. She is an Authorised Representative of Count Financial.
Mary Benton has almost 40 years experience working in financial services, starting as a chartered accountant with Grant Thornton in England before emigrating to Australia in 1988 with Price Waterhouse.
She is an FCA of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and a CA of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. Mary went on to attain a Graduate Diploma in Financial Planning and then Certificate IV in Finance and Mortgage Broking. She has already achieved full FASEA accreditation.
Mary is passionate about empowering others to make better financial decisions, and to set strategies to move them in the direction of their goals. And in her spare time, she loves to play with her two grandsons and spend time with family. You can usually find her cooking up a storm, renovating property or just camping beside a warm fire with a cold beer!