Upcoming FIS seminars in South Australia

Find upcoming financial information service (FIS) seminars in South Australia.

On 1 January 2017, there will be changes to the assets test we use to calculate pensions. Read more about changes to the pension assets test.

Booking a FIS seminar

There are 2 ways to book a seminar. You can:

  1. email fis.seminar.bookings@humanservices.gov.au at least 3 days before the seminar and include:
    • the title, date and location of the seminar you want to go to
    • your phone number, or contact details, in case the seminar is cancelled
  2. call our FIS seminar booking phone line and book over the phone

    Seminar suite: Living in retirement

    Seminar suite: General interest

    Seminar suite: Living in retirement

    Accommodation options in retirement seminar

    Topics covered:

    • Your choice to own or not
    • How financial considerations can alter choice
    • Centrelink assessment for each choice
    • Financial advantages and disadvantages
    Location Venue Date and time
    Adelaide Uniting Communities,
    10 Pitt Street
    6 December 6 pm to 8 pm

    Seminar suite: General interest

    Aged care - fees and charges seminar

    Topics covered:

    • Entry into different levels of care
    • Fees and charges
    • Options for your former home
    • Pension issues
    Location Venue Date and time

    Assets Test changes seminar

    Topics covered:

    • Maximum rates of pension
    • Current income and assets tests
    • Assets Test changes from 1 January 2017
    • Examples
    Location Venue Date and time

    Salary sacrifice seminar

    Topics covered:

    • How salary sacrifice works
    • Salary sacrifice to super and other choices
    • Taxation and salary sacrifice
    • Impact on family payment
    Location Venue Date and time

    Page last updated: 2 December 2016

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