Upcoming FIS seminars in Tasmania

Find upcoming financial information service (FIS) seminars in Tasmania.

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: Getting ready for retirement

Seminar suite: General interest

Seminar suite: Planning for retirement

Creating wealth - getting started seminar

Topics covered:

  • Getting started
  • Asset classes and risk
  • Strategies and product types
Location Venue Date and time
Launceston Launceston Service Centre,
10 Willis Street
28 November, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Seminar suite: Getting Ready for Retirement

Age Pension and your choices seminar

Topics covered:

  • Income and assets tests
  • Deeming investments
  • Concession issues and tax issues
  • Your retirement choices
Location Venue Date and time
Burnie Wellers Inn,
36 Queen Street
17 October, 9 am to 11 am
Smithton Wyndarra Community and Resource Centre,
43 Smith Street
17 October, 4 pm to 6 pm
Launceston Launceston Service Centre,
8 Boland Street
17 October, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Queenstown West Coast Community Service Hub,
9-13 Driffield Street
18 October, 3 pm to 5 pm
Devonport Devonport Surf Club,
Bluff Beach
20 October, 1 pm to 3 pm

Understanding retirement income streams seminar

Topics covered:

  • How income streams work
  • Options available
  • Tax and Centrelink assessment
  • The consequences of your choices
Location Venue Date and time
Launceston Launceston Service Centre,
8 Boland Street
5 September, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Seminar suite: General interest

Retirement reality and investment choices seminar

Topics covered:

  • Government policy
  • Working out how much you need to retire on
  • Investment options to prepare yourself
  • When should I retireGovernment policy
Location Venue Date and time
Lindisfarne Motor Yacht Club of Tasmania,
1 Ford Parade
16 September, 9 am to 3 pm
Devonport Devonport Service Centre,
167 William Street
21 September, 6 pm to 8 pm
Lindisfarne Motor Yacht Club of Tasmania,
1 Ford Parade
18 November, 9 am to 3 pm

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
Launceston Launceston Service Centre,
10 Willis Street
26 September, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

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
Launceston Launceston Service Centre,
8 Boland Street
3 October, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Page last updated: 20 September 2017