Experienced rural financial counsellors
RFC job covers
A RFC’s job covers a broad range of tasks and they are highly experienced in performing their role. To understand how an RFC may be able to help you or someone you know, read the following case studies.
RFCSNQ referred by bankers
The RFCSNQ was contacted by a client who was referred by their banker. They were in the process of dissolving a family business with two sons each buying out individual farms.
Small Horticultural farm
This case study relates to an older couple with a small horticultural farm. A separate venture to their home farm had failed and their bank sought recovery of the outstanding funds under their personal guarantees.
An elderly couple on a mixed grazing enterprise requested an appointment to help complete their annual financier review paperwork.
Time is running out to submit your FHA application and receive full bonus payment
Primary producers and rural businesses under financial hardship have until the 1st of December to apply for the Farm Household Allowance and receive the full bonus payments announced by the Federal Government earlier this year.
COLLABORATION AND EARLY INTERVENTION PRESCRIBED AS THE BEST BUSH MEDICINE FOR MENTAL ILLNESS
Read the media release here
Farm Liaison Officer Announced
More support is now available for farmers facing hardship in Queensland with the announcement of a dedicated Farm Liaison Officer within Rural Financial Counselling Service North Queensland (RFCSNQ).
Farm Household Allowance…. not just for drought affected producers.
While the Farm Household Allowance has been around since 2014 over the last few months there have been several changes to eligibility, an extension to a fourth year and the introduction of bonus payments which are available for a short time only.
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RFCSNQ is keen to provide the best service possible. To do this we need your feedback. Please click on the link below to complete our online survey.
For more than a decade the RFCSNQ has been delivering an invaluable service.
Cr Rick Britton, Grazier
Chair RFCSNQ & Mayor of Boulia Shire Council