Welcome to Australia’s superannuation and retirement planning website
How super works
Covers the most popular questions on how superannuation works, including how to find lost super, how much money is enough, and simple step-by-step superannuation guides.
Comparing super funds
Which super fund is most suitable for you? Find out how to compare funds, where to find the latest information on fund performance, and discover the important features of super funds.
Best performing super funds
Superannuation and Tax
Find out how your super is taxed, including what happens if you retire before the age of 60, how the earnings on your super savings are taxed, how your super contributions are taxed, and much more.
SMSFs (Self-managed super funds)
This section is for Australians running self-managed super funds, covering the current issues facing SMSF trustees, setting up, running and investing in your SMSF.
Retirement planning covers how much super is enough, planning for retirement, boosting your super, starting an income stream, claiming the Age Pension, and lots more.
Boost your super
Find out how much your employer must pay into your super fund, how much you can contribute, the tax-free bonus the Government gives you and other contribution strategies.
Superannuation contributions guides
Find out how to legally access your super, including what happens before the age of 60, or you move overseas, or you want to withdraw your super to cover your mortgage or other bills.
The must-read section of SuperGuide. These popular and compelling columns generate debate about issues affecting Australians planning for retirement, or living in retirement.
- Mirror, mirror… what super fund is the best-performing fund of all? January 23, 2018
- SMSF confidential: the inside story on DIY super funds January 23, 2018
- Asset Class Performance Reckoner: Discover investment returns for 13 asset classes January 23, 2018
- SMSFs: ATO supervisory levy must be paid in advance January 22, 2018
- Oops! Top 10 SMSF boo-boos January 22, 2018
- Investment performance: We’re the best super fund. No, we’re the best… January 22, 2018
- Asset classes: Naming the investment winners for the 2017 calendar year (and previous years) January 22, 2018
- SuperGuide’s Investment Performance Reckoners: How do they work? January 22, 2018
- Superannuation rules: What applies at different ages? January 22, 2018
- SMSFs: Enough super to justify SMSF running costs? January 22, 2018
- Large funds outperform SMSFs over 10 years, just January 22, 2018
- Top 10 performing super funds over 10 years (to 31 December 2017) January 22, 2018
- SMSFs: How much does a DIY super fund cost? January 22, 2018
- Monthly Superannuation Returns Performance Reckoner (for 5 investment options) January 22, 2018