Financial Information Service

Australian Capital Territory

Find upcoming financial information service (FIS) seminars in the Australian Capital Territory.

Booking a FIS seminar

There are 2 ways to book a seminar.

You can email the FIS seminars booking team at least 3 days before the seminar. Don't forget to 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
  • how you found out about the seminar, such as a newspaper, flyer or Facebook

You can also call our FIS seminar booking phone line and book over the phone.

Planning for retirement seminars

Currently, there are no planning for retirement seminars scheduled.

Getting ready for retirement seminars

Retirement Reality and Investment Choices

Topics covered:

  • government policy
  • working out how much you need to retire on
  • investment options to prepare yourself
  • when should I retire
Location Venue Date and time
Ainslie Ainslie Football & Social Club,
52 Wakefield Avenue
17 October, 6 pm to 8 pm

Living in retirement seminars

Accommodation options in retirement

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
Nicholls Gungahlin Lakes Golf Club,
Cnr Gundaroo & Gungahlin Drive
20 September, 2 pm to 4 pm

Understanding your pension

Topics covered:

  • choices and consequences
  • making the most of your pension
  • Centrelink assessment issues
  • rights and obligations
Location Venue Date and time
Nicholls Gungahlin Lakes Golf Club,
Cnr Gundaroo & Gungahlin Drive
19 September, 2 pm to 4 pm

General interest seminars

Aged Care - Fees and Changes

Topics covered:

  • entry into different levels of care
  • fees and charges
  • options for your former home
  • pension issues
Location Venue Date and time
Ainslie Ainslie Football & Social Club,
52 Wakefield Avenue
18 October, 6 pm to 8 pm

Estate planning for older people

Topics covered:

  • intestacy and wills
  • guardianship and enduring power of attorney
  • the role of insurance
  • estate plan within your financial plan
Location Venue Date and time
Ainslie Ainslie Footbal & Social Club,
52 Wakefield Avenue
14 November, 6 pm to 8 pm

Managing your money

Topics covered:

  • budgeting and saving
  • managing debts
  • planning for the future
  • protecting your assets
Location Venue Date and time
Ainslie Ainslie Football & Social Club,
52 Wakefield Avenue
15 November, 6 pm to 8 pm
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Page last updated: 30 August 2018