Set out below are all SuperGuide articles that relate to Super fund fees.
When comparing super fund performance, the important figure is returns net of fees over the long term. Our calculator allows you to work this out and more.
Fees are important, but they are not the only thing driving superannuation’s investment returns.
Super fund fees are in the government’s sights, and funds are beginning to take notice.
Buy/sell spread fees are something we’re all likely to see a lot more of thanks to ASIC’s new disclosure rules for annual fund member statements. So just what are these mysterious charges and how do they work?
Understanding your super balance and comparing the performance of your super fund with other funds involves more than just checking fees, super contributions and insurance premiums. It’s also knowing how – and when – your super fund calculates and applies investment earnings to the balance of your super account.
Nobody likes paying fees, particularly when you can’t see what you’re paying for. So when it comes to your super fund, it’s worth learning a bit more about the fees you’re paying and why.
An easy way to determine if you believe your super fund is good value, is to assess the cost of your super fund against the average costs for the different types of super funds available.