Financial Information Service

About the service

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

With this information, you will be better able to:

  • increase your confidence with financial matters like investment, salary sacrifice and superannuation
  • understand your own financial affairs and options
  • understand financial planners and how to use their advice
  • how to use credit sensibly
  • save and plan for the future through investing
  • plan for your retirement
  • understand what happens when you move into aged care

We can explain:

  • the risk of certain financial products
  • the roles of financial professionals
  • the benefit of reducing debt
  • how you can increase your overall retirement income
This information was printed Sunday 19 May 2019 from https://www.humanservices.gov.au/individuals/services/financial-information-service/you-need-know/about-service It may not include all of the relevant information on this topic. Please consider any relevant site notices at https://www.humanservices.gov.au/individuals/site-notices when using this material.

Page last updated: 16 November 2018