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.

 

每場講座約四星期前在網上開始報名  
Bookings open online approximately four weeks prior to each session
必需報名
Bookings essential

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財務講座

7月July 

了解老年護理的費用 Understanding Aged Care Costs   

這個講座幫助您了解家庭護理和養老院的有關財政訊息。內容包括護理和住宿費用、收入及資產的評估、家庭事宜、退休金的考慮、財政計劃及個案分析。
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        
上午10時至11時30分 10–11.30am
普通話即時傳譯 with Mandarin interpretation  Book now

7月6日(星期五)Fri 6 Jul            
上午10時至11時30分 10–11.30am
廣東話即時傳譯 with Cantonese interpretation  Book now 

Understanding Superannuation                          

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


8月 August

養老金及你的選項  Age Pension and your choices

為快將退休或到達可領取養老金年齡的人士而設。認識更多有關領取養老金的資格。主要內容包括規定的資格、領取過程、入息及資產評估、在可領取養老金年齡後工作及工作獎勵金、領取養老金的優惠、權利和義務及其他支付選項。
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 
上午10時至11時30分 10–11.30am
普通話即時傳譯 with Mandarin interpretation

8月17日(星期五)Fri 17 Aug     
上午10時至11時30分 10–11.30am
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


September

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


October

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


November

Understanding Superannuation                                     

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