Superannuation Articles

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How do I consolidate my superannuation accounts?

Many Australians have multiple superannuation accounts, which they’ve acquired after swapping jobs during their career.

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What are industry superannuation funds?

Industry superannuation funds are funds that are owned by members rather than shareholders.

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What is the superannuation guarantee?

The superannuation guarantee rate is the minimum percentage of your salary that your employer must pay into your superannuation fund.

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What happens to my superannuation if I divorce?

You or your partner could be forced to surrender part of your superannuation if you divorce, just like with other assets.

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What is salary sacrificing?

Finding additional ways to increase your super balance could help you live a comfortable post-working life. This is where making salary sacrifices comes into play.

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What is an SMSF?

An SMSF is a self-managed superannuation fund. SMSF members directly invest their own retirement savings, instead of paying others to do it on their behalf.

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Changes to the pension to come into effect January

For those who receive, or that are planning to receive the aged pension, it would pay to double check your eligibility in light of changes to the asset test that will come into effect in the new year.

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Making sense of the super changes

After backlash from both savers and crossbenchers, the Government came to a compromise last week and shelved one of its most controversial super plans.

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