Living The Dream

Sam Ayliffe from Astute Financial Services.

Sam Ayliffe from Astute Financial Services.

A local boy through and through, Sam Ayliffe from Astute Financial Services has built his brand on superior knowledge and a true love of the area.

COVERED. found out more about his life, work and his and little-known love of two-wheeled speed machines.

Born and bred on the Northern Beaches Sam grew up in Avalon, one of three brothers. He now enjoys life on the other end of the beaches, living in Balgowlah with his wife and three daughters.

When he’s not hard at work, a rare thing, Sam is a keen motorcyclist. He still rides wherever possible on his favourite bike, the Ducati Panigale.

In fact, Sam had a short stint in motorcycle racing before having children. While not as fast as many, his team actually came first in the last ever six-hour race at Oran Park in 2009, on a Yamaha 600cc super sport bike. He shared the riding with the Corcoran brothers for the six-hour endurance race. 

Sam Ayliffe and Ben White have operated Astute Financial Dee Why, formerly the FYI Group or FYI Mortgage Introducers, since 2001.
“We have enjoyed a wonderful working relationship for 15 years,” adds Sam.

The business has expanded into a Fully Integrated Financial Services model, where they offer Financial Planning and Advice, Superannuation needs, Property services, and of course all things Lending, home loans, investment loans, car loans and commercial loans.

Many of our strongest rates available, depending on your loan size and qualifications, start from as low as 3.59%.
Investor rates from around 3.89% 2 years fixed. * rates as at 22 Nov 2016 please check with us.

We have 18 staff including planners and brokers, all boasting years of experience in the industry. Our team is driven to meet your needs.
Astute aggregation services is one of the largest non-bank-owned introducers of business in the country and recently won the Award for Aggregator of the Year < 500 members at the Australian Mortgage Awards 2016.

Try us today, we can save you $1000’s off your home loan, and you will be pleasantly surprised at all the other financial services we offer as the complete package. With Ben, Sam and
David at the helm, and access to over 25 lenders, we can offer you tailored solutions for all your financial needs.

Astute Financial Dee Why - 2B Francis Street, Dee Why 2099
(02) 9984 1911 // 0414 976 865