What Every Australian Pilot Working for a Foreign Airline Needs to Know - MGD
11 April 2024

Richard Marsden

Director - International and Executive

MGD recently hosted an informative webinar, What Every Australian Pilot Working for a Foreign Airline Needs to Know, tailored specifically for Australian pilots working for foreign airlines, and the recording is now available to view. The webinar recording covers the following:


Richard Garner, Managing Director and Senior Lending Adviser at Crew Financial, discusses how to get the most out of your expat lending. Richard shares what is needed to get your application approved quickly and efficiently, as well as discusses some of the issues and constraints involved with expat lending, lender requirements, lender policy differences, income requirements, income shading, and more.

Tax Residency and Foreign Retirement Funds

Richard Marsden, Director of International and Executive at MGD Wealth, shares strategies for success leading up to retirement and discusses specific issues relating to resuming Australian tax residency, how the Australian Taxation Office classifies foreign retirement funds and what might be done with such funds.

Foreign Currency

Cameron Mitchell of FX Risk Solutions shares expert insights to support your international financial activities. Learn about effective risk management in foreign currency and cross-border payments, as well as how to use hedging to safeguard and protect your asset value. Cameron also shares how his Company can facilitate transactional, strategic, and ongoing risk management flow combined with a simple platform and traditional banking services.

We invite you to view the recording below.

Even if you are a pilot who does not work for a foreign airline, you may wish to share this information with colleagues or family who do.

If you would like to discuss any of the above themes in more detail, please arrange a conversation with us by calling (07) 3391 5055 or schedule a complimentary 20 minute chat here.


Richard Marsden is a Representative of MGD Wealth Ltd AFSL No. 222600.

The information in this presentation is current as at 20 March 2024.

This presentation contains information regarding taxation and legislative change, which is based on policy announcements that are yet to be passed as legislation and may be subject to future change. Any advice included in this presentation is general and has been prepared without taking into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. As such, you should consider its appropriateness having regard to these factors before acting on it. Before you make any decision about whether to acquire a certain financial product, you should obtain and read the relevant product disclosure statement.