Upcoming FIS seminars in Western Australia

Find upcoming financial information service (FIS) seminars in Western 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: Planning for retirement

Seminar suite: General interest

Seminar suite: Living in retirement

Seminar suite: Planning for retirement

Understanding superannuation seminar

Topics covered:

  • how superannuation works
  • Who can contribute
  • Accumulations and options within funds
  • Access to superannuation
Location Venue Date and time
South Fremantle The Meeting Place Community Centre,
245 South Terrace
8 March, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Seminar Suite: General Interest

Financial planning and choosing a financial planner seminar

Topics covered:

  • Fees and costs
  • Disclosure rules
  • The financial planning process
  • What to consider when choosing a financial planner
Location Venue Date and time
South Fremantle The Meeting Place Community Centre,
245 South Terrace
15 March, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Understanding property investments seminar

Topics covered:

  • Investing in the property market
  • Different types of property and their features
  • Financing options and rates of return
  • Taxation and property investment
Location Venue Date and Time
South Fremantle The Meeting Place Community Centre,
245 South Terrace
29 March, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Seminar Suite: Living in Retirement

Understanding shares seminar

Topics covered:

  • What are shares and how the share market works
  • Research, monitoring and trading
  • Positives and negatives
  • Taxation and shares
Location Venue Date and time
South Fremantle The Meeting Place Community Centre,
245 South Terrace
22 March, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Page last updated: 27 February 2017

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