The People Behind the Business

Founded over 20 years ago Maximum Wealth Strategies consists of Wayne Barber, Wes & Rosalyn Curnow and Darren Allsop. Wayne, Wes, Rosalyn and Darren are authorised representatives of the Securitor Financial Group Ltd, a licensed dealer in securities (AFSL 240687).

Wayne Barber Certified Financial PlannerWayne Barber, a Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Self Managed Super Fund Specialist Adviser (SSA) with Maximum Wealth Strategies has over 25 years experience as a Financial Planner. Wayne has a Diploma in Financial Planning (RMIT University), a Practitioner Member of the Financial Planning SMSF Specialist AdvisorAssociation of Australia and currently Chairman of the Albury/Wodonga Chapter of the Financial Planning Association. Connect on LinkedIn
Rosalyn Curnow Certified Financial PlannerRosalyn Curnow is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and has 9 years experience within the Financial Planning industry. She holds an Advanced Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning) and is a member of the Financial Planning Association of Australia. Connect with LinkedIn
Wes Curnow Connect with LinkedInWes Curnow holds a Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning) and has 16 years experience within the Financial Planning industry, specialising in insurance. Wes prepares risk plans and identifies insurance solutions - Life Insurance, Trauma Insurance, Total and Permanent Disablement Insurance (TPD), Income Protection and Business Expenses cover. He has a deep commitment to clearly understanding our client's needs and providing quality solutions that meet their budget. 
Darren Allsop Connect with LinkedInDarren Allsop joined Maximum Wealth Strategies in July 2000 after a 15 year career with National Australia Bank. Darren holds a Diploma in Financial Planning and provides advice in the areas of Superannuation, including Self Managed Super Funds, direct Australian share investing, investing for retirement income and Centrelink entitlements.

Our Committment to Our Clients

  • To provide a professional financial planning service with a view to the best outcome for the client.
  • To develop Strategies to Assist our clients achieve their Maximum Wealth potential

Maximum Wealth Strategies employ life planning techniques for our clients. After the client’s lifestyle objectives and goals become clear we formulate strategies and investment recommendations to achieve the desired outcome. We discuss the client’s expectations and risk profile; we then assist with the selection of a spread of investments. We, in effect become partners in a relationship with the client. We want our clients to understand what drives their investments. Client comfort is most important, as we tailor a specific portfolio for the client to achieve the ’best outcome’.

Securitor Financial Group
Securitor Financial Group Ltd
ABN 48 009 189 495
AFSL & ACL 240687



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We have been associated with Wes Curnow for over 18yrs when we first commenced our business. Wes is a highly professional and trustworthy individual and we are more than impressed with the handling of all aspects our insurance matters.    Wes is very approachable and we have the highest regard for him both professionally and personally   Mick & Flo...

Sherry Thomas

Having experienced 3 events covered under our Risk Insurance. Namely; Death, Trauma & Income Protection. My husband and I have had the fortunate advantage of having Wes Curnow from Maximum Wealth Strategies to guide us through the maze of paperwork and support our claim applications.   We didn’t even realise we were eligible to claim after one such event until Wes advised us he...

Petar Gvozdenovic

I have been dealing with Wes Curnow for a number of years now in relation to my ongoing Income Protection claim. I have found his advice and assistance in relation to the management of my claim nothing but first class. I would highly recommend his services to any one that needed advice in respect to personal insurance knowing that if a claim arose Wes would be there to take you through this...

R and N Lombaert

We have dealt with Wes Curnow as our personal insurance adviser for many years. His insurance knowledge and advice has been of great benefit to us.Wes has been very supportive and proactive especially when we required guidance to take us through the claims process when we needed to make a claim. His service has gone beyond expectations in obtaining the best possible outcome during the years we...

Neil Johnstone

I have been dealing with Wes for over 20 years and have always found he displays a professional image and unquestionable integrity.Recent claims were trouble free due to the explanations of insurance jargon broken down to simple English terms.Nothing is too much trouble for Wes despite his hectic workload. Neil Johnstone

Robyn Sullivan

I was referred to Wayne Barber of Maximum Wealth Strategies when I retired in 2007.Wayne has been an enormous help in everything financial.  I have found Wayne to be very professional and a wealth of information in all aspects relating to money matters in my retirement.Thank you Wayne, Robyn Sullivan

Trevor and Dee Vyner

We have been dealing with Wes Curnow for over 10 years. We have found him to be very helpful and caring. His advice and support to our family has been very much appreciated especially when we needed help to make a claim for a family illness. His ability to make a tough process run smoothly was exceptional. The peace of mind in obtaining money swiftly when it was most needed for our family was a...

Bron & Vyner Smithwick

Rozz Curnow has been our financial advisor for many years.  She has an astute knowledge and perception of the financial climate. She is a caring and ethical person, making suggestions for our financial needs always with our wishes and best interests at heart. She is meticulous and never hurried in her explanations and discussions of financial options.Rozz has helped us with our...

Tania Harrison

I was referred to Wes Curnow from M.W.S. eighteen months ago in regards to my income protection claim. During that time Wes turned a mountain of paperwork and legal jargon into an easy manageable process. Wes took out the burden in what was a very stressful time in my life. I could not have managed my claim without Wes's assistance. Wes's professionalism and knowledge is exceptional. I would...