Around one-third of Australians own shares directly, and many more via their superannuation funds. But what are they, and how do they work?
In this session, we'll chat about:
- What is a share?
- Types of shares
- Risks and benefits of investing in shares
- Buying and selling shares
- The role of the ASX
- Sharemarket sectors and indices
- The role of stockbrokers
- Dividends and franking credits
- Shares and tax
- How much do you need to buy shares?