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Super funds build momentum

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Super funds build momentum

Funds are off to a positive start in the December quarter.

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Retirees ‘flying solo’ with finances

Retirees ‘flying solo’ with finances

Retirees ‘flying solo’ with finances

A large number of retired Australians are independently navigating their way through their retirement finances.

Pension system needs to ‘grow up’

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Pension system needs to ‘grow up’

‘The big role of pension funds at the end of the day is about paying ...

Most complained about super funds

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Most complained about super funds

Superannuation funds and advisers high on the list of complaints to AFCA.

Spend your age and a bit more

Actuaries Institute devises a simple rule for a happy retirement

Spend your age and a bit more

Simple rule of thumb helps retirees decide how much they can draw down.

Retirement savings under attack

Retirement savings vulnerable to cyber attacks, says InPayTech

Retirement savings under attack

The complexity of Australia’s super system could provide fertile ground for hackers to steal your ...

Heat on ‘wealthy’ pensioners

Heat on ‘wealthy’ pensioners

Heat on ‘wealthy’ pensioners

$6.3 billion a year in Age Pension payments go to about 255,000 pensioners who own ...

‘Super has failed Australians’

‘I feel very sorry for retirees at the moment’: former treasurer

‘Super has failed Australians’

Peter Costello says compulsory super has failed Australians and reform is needed.

Pension assets test ‘too stringent’

Australia’s retirement system third best, but needs to fix pension

Pension assets test ‘too stringent’

Australia’s retirement system rises through global rankings, but flaws in the system have been exposed. ...

Super fees post rare fall

super fees

Super fees post rare fall

Fee drop attributed to pressure on retail funds.

What funds don’t want you to know?

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What funds don’t want you to know?

Super watchdog butts heads with funds over a comparison tool that could quickly and reliably ...

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