• FWX June qtr  0.9% (72.2pts)
  • FWX y-o-y change  -1% (72.2pts)
  • Total timeframe to Financial Gender Equality  101
  • Timeframe to Equality on Employment  31 years
  • Timeframe to Equality on Underemployment  16 years
  • Timeframe to Equality on Gender Pay Gap  21 years
  • Timeframe to Equality on Unpaid Work  101 years
  • Timeframe to Equality on Women On Boards  7 years
  • Timeframe to Equality on Superannuation  40 years
  • Gender Pay Gap  0.8pts (14.2%)
  • Gender Pay Gap sub-index  -1%
  • Employment sub-index  -2% (71%)
  • Superannuation sub-index  69%
  • Gender Gap Superannuation  31%
  • Underemployment Rate sub-index  8%
  • Education sub-index  92%
  • ASX 200 Women On Boards sub-index  67%
  • ASX 200 Women On Boards  0.1pts (33.5%)
  • Unpaid Work sub-index  65%

If you can buy shoes you can buy shares – How to start investing with $500

Learn how you can start investing with as little as $500. Women have all the qualities they need to be successful share market investors. In this Masterclass, financial coach and expert, Karen Eley teaches us the basics about shares and investing online. Plus we will break down the jargon and build your confidence to get started.

Key discussion points and workshop areas:

  • The basics of share market investing.
  • The template to create your investment plan.
  • The transition from saver to investor.
  • Passive income 101.
  • Get started with just $500.


Karen Eley
Women Talking Finance, which provides money coaching and financial literacy services, specifically for women. As a single mother of 2 young children, she understands the pressures of life and as women, we often put other’s needs ahead of our own including financial needs. Karen practices a unique, step-by-step coaching process that uncovers the deep-seated money blocks that subconsciously hold women back, personally and financially. With this awareness, she assists clients to move from financial confusion to financial clarity by providing them with the practical tools, knowledge, support and strategies they need to become fully financially empowered. Karen is a Certified Money Coach (CMC) ®, holds a Bachelor of Accounting and an Advanced Diploma in Financial Planning. She holds director positions on boards for two profit-for-purpose organisations. As a former shoe addict (yes, she understands the temptation of wants vs saving) she is committed to showing women what’s possible with money, from both a practical and psychological perspective.”

Free for members
$24.95 non-members

Thursday 30th September
12:00 – 1:00 pm
Karen Eley
Founder of Women Talking Finance


Your Desk via Zoom


Thursday 30th September


12:00 – 1:00 pm


Pay monthly or yearly

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