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Big super questions

Get answers to the big questions about your financial future – whether you’re at the start of your career, or approaching retirement.

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Federal budget 2019: tax cuts the big focus

Just weeks before a national election, the government has handed down its budget. We analyse how its proposals may impact you and the country.

How this self-employed muso got on top of his super

Supporting a family saw Ric Mills decide it was time to plan for the future.

  

How Sam is playing catch up with her superannuation

Learn about Sam Aldenton's commitment to her super and saving for a house so she can have financial freedom.

Learn about how Sam Aldenton is paying attention to her super and saving for a house so she can have financial freedom.
Learn about how Sam Aldenton is paying attention to her super and saving for a house so she can have financial freedom.
Learn about how Sam Aldenton is paying attention to her super and saving for a house so she can have financial freedom.
Learn about how Sam Aldenton is paying attention to her super and saving for a house so she can have financial freedom.

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What's life really like on the age pension?

Think you could manage on a little over $900 a fortnight? Life on the age pension probably isn’t the life you have in mind when you dream of retiring.


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How big a deal is later life debt?
 

Many of us rely on super to pay mortgages. Why is this an issue and how can you pay off your mortgage faster?


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Super's role in gaining your independence

See our survey results on Australians putting their future independence at risk because they don’t understand super.

   

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What's the price of a happy retirement?

How much do you need for retirement? Experts say to aim for up to $1m. Learn how to set goals and a budget.

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What do you want your retirement to look like?

Experts argue that instead of going to the numbers when planning for retirement, you should look at the bigger picture.


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How can super give you the independence you're looking for?

Meeting a financial planner to understand your super can be one of the best things to do for your future. See the benefits.

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Big house or a big super balance?
 

Are you underestimating the importance of super? Learn how super compares to property and the steps you can take.

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Women still have a crushing superannuation gap

Women are still lagging behind men on super. Learn about recent statistics and what that means for women's retirement.  

  

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Accessing your superannuation in retirement

Take your super as an income stream, a lump sum, or a combination of both. Find out which option's best for you.

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Finish work early and reap the health benefits

Finish work early and reap the health benefits.


How Darleen plans and saves for an independent life in retirement

Business owner, Darleen Barton, is going above and beyond with her super contributions to make sure she’s set for retirement.


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Gig workers fail to save super

The rise of the shared economy is leaving a big dint in super balances.

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Super v property

When it comes to choosing where to put your savings it’s all about getting the right mix.

Quick round up of the big 2017 super changes

There were important changes to super on July 1. Tamara Ting rounds them up so you’re aware and can take action.


How Darleen plans and saves for an independent life in retirement

Business owner, Darleen Barton, is going above and beyond with her super contributions to make sure she’s set for retirement.


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Quick round up of the big 2017 super changes

There were important changes to super on July 1. Tamara Ting rounds them up so you’re aware and can take action.


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What’s your financial independence date?

Setting a retirement date at least a decade out gives you time to get finances in order.

Quick round up of the big 2017 super changes

There were important changes to super on July 1. Tamara Ting rounds them up so you’re aware and can take action.


How Darleen plans and saves for an independent life in retirement

Business owner, Darleen Barton, is going above and beyond with her super contributions to make sure she’s set for retirement.


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Federal budget update 2018

Tax relief, and super reforms particularly for those with low balances, were at the centre of the federal budget

How this self-employed muso got on top of his super

Supporting a family saw Ric Mills decide it was time to plan for the future.

  

How Sam is playing catch up with her superannuation

Learn about Sam Aldenton's commitment to her super and saving for a house so she can have financial freedom.

Learn about how Sam Aldenton is paying attention to her super and saving for a house so she can have financial freedom.
Learn about how Sam Aldenton is paying attention to her super and saving for a house so she can have financial freedom.
Learn about how Sam Aldenton is paying attention to her super and saving for a house so she can have financial freedom.
Learn about how Sam Aldenton is paying attention to her super and saving for a house so she can have financial freedom.

Article

Quick round up of the big 2017 super changes

There were important changes to super on July 1. Tamara Ting rounds them up so you’re aware and can take action.


Article

What’s your financial independence date?

Setting a retirement date at least a decade out gives you time to get finances in order.

Quick round up of the big 2017 super changes

There were important changes to super on July 1. Tamara Ting rounds them up so you’re aware and can take action.


How Darleen plans and saves for an independent life in retirement

Business owner, Darleen Barton, is going above and beyond with her super contributions to make sure she’s set for retirement.


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