Super fund fees are complex and vary widely between funds and even between members of the same fund, so it’s worth learning what you’re paying for.
Learn more about the key aspects of super fees and charges in the following SuperGuide articles:
Set out below are the latest 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.
Discover the cheapest super funds overall, funds with the lowest fees for each investment category, as well the most expensive super funds.
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.
Fees are important, but they are not the only thing driving superannuation’s investment returns.
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.