Financial Information Service

A free service that can inform and educate you about financial matters.

You need to know

About the service

The Financial Information Service helps you make informed decisions about your finances.

Read more about the Financial Information Service

Financial Information Service officers

Our officers can help you plan for your future financial needs.

Read more about Financial Information Service officers

Contact us

Talk to us

We have Financial Information Service officers to help you.

Read more about how to contact us

Help in your language

We have a range of translated information in your language.

Call our Multilingual Phone Service to speak with a skilled bilingual service officer about Centrelink payments and services.

Free seminars

We have free seminars to help you understand your finances.

Attend a seminar if you:

  • want to know more about financial matters
  • are close to retiring and want to know how to prepare
  • have retired and want to understand your pension and the options you have

Find upcoming seminars in:


Savings planner

Use the savings planner to help you budget and save.

Read more about the savings planner

Payment and Service Finder

Find, estimate and compare payments and services you may be eligible for. You can also work out what a change in circumstance might mean for the payments and services you currently receive from us.

Start using Payment and Service Finder

Manage your money


We’ve got advice and tools to help you with budgeting, borrowing and credit, and managing debt.

Read about how to manage your money.

Other government websites

Read the Seniors - publications and articles on the Department of Social Services website.

Page last updated: 11 December 2017