Financial Seminars 2018 in English, Mandarin and Cantonese
These free Financial Seminars, held at Chatswood Library, are brought to you by Willoughby City Library and the Dept of Human Services — Financial Information Service.
Bookings open online approximately four weeks prior to each session
了解老年護理的費用 Understanding Aged Care Costs
Understand the financial side of Home Care and Residential Aged Care. This session will cover topics such as care fees and accommodation payments, income and assets test, issues with the family home, Pension considerations, financial planning and some case studies.
7月2日（星期一）Mon 2 Jul
普通話即時傳譯 with Mandarin interpretation Book now
7月6日（星期五）Fri 6 Jul
廣東話即時傳譯 with Cantonese interpretation Book now
Get to know how superannuation works, fund choices and investment options, contributions and access rules.Impact on Social Security and taxation, Superannuation options in retirement and
Thursday 6pm -7.30pm, 19 Jul, 2018
Understanding Retirement Income Streams
Learn more about Account-Based Pensions and Annuities and how they fit into your retirement income needs, what they are and how they work. Social Security assessment, tax treatment of income streams, choices and consequences upon retirement.
Thursday 6pm -7.30pm, 26 Jul, 2018
養老金及你的選項 Age Pension and your choices
Designed for those who are approaching retirement or Age Pension age and wishes to know more about Age Pension eligibility. It focuses on the qualification rules, Claim process, Income and Assets test, working beyond age pension age and the Work Bonus incentive, pensioner concessions, rights and obligations and other payment choices.
8月13日（星期一）Mon 13 Aug
普通話即時傳譯 with Mandarin interpretation
8月17日（星期五）Fri 17 Aug
廣東話即時傳譯 with Cantonese interpretation
免費 FREE 在卓士活圖書館舉行 Held at Chatswood Library
Accommodation Options in Retirement
Retirement can be a time when you contemplate a number of changes, many of which might involve changing where you live. This may mean moving from your current home (whether you own or are renting) into a similar or smaller home, or maybe into a retirement village.
Later on you may need to move in with family or friends or require ongoing care to assist you with daily living. This session will help you understand your options and the financial side of your living arrangements.
Monday 10am-11.30am, 10 Sept, 2018
Understanding Aged Care Costs
Sometimes, age and frailty can mean older people can no longer live independently in the community. As a consequence, they may need assistance with daily living and nursing care to remain at home or be admitted into residential aged care depending on their care needs.
This session will help you understand the financial side of Aged Care and will cover the following; Home care and Residential care, fees and charges, the family home, Pension considerations, financial planning and case studies.
Friday 10am -11.30am, 14 Sept, 2018
Investments for Retirement
Understand the basics of investing and how they fit into your retirement income needs. The session will cover investment options and how they work, how Centrelink treats your investments under the income and assets test, basic taxation information, financial planning and some estate planning issues.
Thursday 6pm -7.30pm, 04 Oct, 2018
Understanding Age Pension and Other Choices
This seminar is intended for those who are nearing retirement, or already retired, and want more information about eligibility for Age Pension and other payments.
Thursday 6pm -7.30pm, 25 Oct, 2018
Get to know how superannuation works, fund choices and investment options, contributions and access rules.
Impact on Social Security and taxation, Superannuation options in retirement and Superannuation legislation.
Thursday 6pm -7.30pm, 08 Nov, 2018
Understanding Retirement Income Streams
Learn what retirement income streams are and how they work, options available such as Allocated Pensions and Annuities, Social Security assessment, Tax treatment of income streams, choices and consequences.
Thursday 6pm -7.30pm, 15 Nov, 2018