My Super News
Federal Budget 2016: Superannuation reforms
As part of the 2016 Federal Budget, Treasurer Scott Morrison presented the Government’s Superannuation Reform Package. The reforms centre on supporting the official objective of superannuation, “to provide income in retirement to substitute or supplement the Age Pension”.
Winning Ways for Women and Super
Women generally have less super than men. In fact, the Association of Super Funds of Australia (ASFA) estimates that by retirement, the average Australian woman has almost half that of the average man (1). Put another way, a woman could expect to work an additional 15 years if she wants the same amount of super. Read More
Insurance: Taking it personally
While it’s great to know that most VISSF members automatically receive some default insurance against death and disability, individuals should think about taking additional voluntary cover to meet their personal needs. Read our rundown of what you should know. Read More