More Clients

Less Effort

Financial Advisor Marketing That Really Works

Hi, I’m Allan Ward, founder of Contar Media. I help financial advisors from around the world learn how to use the internet to attract new clients.

I don’t speak corporate-speak and use words like ‘traction’ and ‘deliverables’.

I don’t give advice that’s great in theory but impossible in practice.

Everything I recommend is based on my years of experience as a financial planner and marketer.

I help smart financial advisors attract more clients. Can I help you?

If this sounds like the sort of thing you’re after, then get in touch with me to find out more.

Featured Program

Facebook For Financial Advisors

Learn how to attract and retain quality clients using Facebook marketing.

Facebook for Financial Advisors is a training program that shows you how to use Facebook to attract more new clients.

Facebook represents a massive marketing opportunity for financial planners, yet very few businesses are using it well.

The course consists of video and text modules and shows you everything you need to know to stare using Facebook effectively.

Learn more

Some of the ways we help financial advisors

Facebook Marketing

If you’re not marketing to your clients on Facebook, someone else is.

Our short courses and articles show you everything you need to know to get up and running with a Facebook marketing strategy.

Business Coaching

Unlock your potential and get your business growing. Learn from our years of experience and gain insights into how to generate new clients leads.

Navigate Industry Change

The financial planning industry is changing and if you’re not changing with it, you’ll be left behind.

Our insights help financial advisors get ahead of the curve.

Can I Find Your Business Easily?

Have you ever thought about how easy (or difficult) it may be for clients to find your business? I had an experience today that reminded me of the importance of making sure people can find you. I need new glasses. Now that I've reached the ripe old age of 47 I'm...

Coffee Mugs and Financial Planning

What do coffee mugs and financial planning have in common? In this short video I talk about my favourite coffee mug and why your financial planning business needs to be like my coffee mug, not the other Ikea one! [ctt title="Coffee mugs and financial planning? What is...

Dear Financial Planning Industry. It’s 2015, Not 2005

The financial planning industry here in Australia has been through a lot of change over the past year. We've had the changes to opt-in, various reviews and ideas for reform around life insurance, discussions around education requirements and a lot of talk about...

AMC Ep3 : Video, Content Marketing and Value

Advisor Marketing Club Podcast Episode 3 - Video, Content Marketing and Value In today's podcast we talk about how easy it is to get started making videos for your financial planning website. If you have a smartphone (and patience!) you can do it. I've seen a number...

Two reasons why your website should be the hub of your online marketing

I’ve mentioned before that whilst there are a range of different social media platforms that you can use to reach people, your number one priority when it comes to online marketing for your financial advice business should be to drive traffic to your website.


Because you own your site. You control it.

You don’t own your Facebook account – Facebook does. And if something goes wrong, you can lose it.

Don’t think it can happen to you? Read on.