Super is arguably the most tax-effective retirement savings vehicle in the land, so it’s worth getting acquainted with the rules.
It can be confusing to understand all the different types of super contributions. But it’s worth learning the main types and what each one offers you.
A government push to reunite people with their lost super is gaining traction, but there is still plenty of money left on the table.
Super may not compulsory for the self-employed, but that doesn’t mean it should be ignored.
Super can be a bit of a yawn, until you need it. To get the most out of your retirement years, the sooner you understand how super works the better.
Superannuation is a long-term investment but that doesn’t mean you can afford to put off thinking about it indefinitely.
Just because we may be compelled to have superannuation, is no reason to leave it to its fate. In fact, playing a role in how your super is invested is one of the key ways we can influence its outcome. Here we break down the key concepts to help you gain confidence with the investing side of super.
It’s a rare person who doesn’t want to improve their financial situation, but cost is often a barrier to seeking advice. Yet free advice does exist if you know where to look.
Tracey Spicer talks to Senator Jane Hume, Assistant Minister for Superannuation, Financial Services and Financial Technology about recent and upcoming superannuation changes including the early release of super scheme, the proposed rise to the superannuation guarantee, what can be done to improve super outcomes for women and the outstanding recommendations from the Royal Commission.
Checking your annual super fund statement is important. Here are 10 key points you need to review to ensure your super fund is working hard for you.
Tracey Spicer talks to Eva Scheerlinck, CEO of the Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees, about how COVID-19 has impacted super member behaviour and what we can learn from previous financial crises.
Ross Clare from ASFA talks to Tracey Spicer about how the pandemic has impacted superannuation and the broader economy.
Alongside growing concerns over a possible resurgence of the coronavirus during winter, the pandemic is now creating even more victims as cybercriminals aim to capitalise on the economic upheaval.
If you’re thinking of transferring a UK pension into an Australian super fund, the process has become much more difficult in recent years, but not impossible.
Is your super fund a star performer or a lemon? Follow our 6-step guide to assess if your super fund is right for you.