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Why do we need the superannuation performance test, how does it work and what do its results mean?
Are you a young person working in your first job and not sure if you should be receiving superannuation?
Finding lost super and consolidating it into your current super fund is easy and free.
Australia's retirement income system comprises three pillars: the age pension, superannuation savings and supplementary voluntary savings.
Super is compulsory, so how does the Superannuation Guarantee (SG) work? And what is the difference between SG and employment award requirements?
So you need to choose a super fund. This step-by-step guide will walk you through what you need to do.
Super choice means most employees can choose the super fund they want. Here's how it works.
MySuper products are default superannuation products into which employers pay your compulsory SG contributions. But how does MySuper work?
​​​​​​​Superannuation funds come in different types and market segments. Here we explain what each of these are so you can be sure to join the right fund that suits you.
What are lifecycle super products, how do they work, and should you choose one for your default MySuper investment strategy?
Super funds use many expert advisers. Understanding the different roles they all play will help you make better sense of how your fund operates.
Super seems like a modern concept, but Australia's first super fund was established in 1862. Here's a timeline of Australian superannuation.
More super fund members are choosing funds that follow ESG investment principles. But what is ESG investing, does it outperform and how do you choose an ESG super fund?
Did you withdraw money from your super during COVID-19? If you can afford to, you should consider repaying that money.
When should you see a financial adviser? And how can you find the right adviser? Check out our handy guide.
ETPs, robo-investing and managed accounts are gaining popularity among super fund members. What are they, how do they work and what do they cost?
So your super fund offers an investment menu, letting you choose where to invest your money. But how does it actually work?
How well is your super fund actually performing? Here's how to make sense of your fund's investment performance figures.
2023 was a tough year for super fund investment returns as the world's capital markets battled the onset of inflation and Russia's war against Ukraine.
Money reveals the investment returns after fees and taxes that fund members would have received from each MySuper product.
Do you have death, disability or income protection insurance through your super fund? And how do you know if you're getting a good deal?
Money reveals the MySuper products with the best value insurance.
What's the difference between contribution fees, admin fees, investment fees and member fees when it comes to your super fund? And are you paying too much?
Many super funds do much more than just help you save for retirement. Some also offer insurance, home loans, financial planning and shopping deals.
Most super funds have been designed for older Australians with high account balances. We reveal how to find the best super funds for young people just starting out.
Comparing super fund performance, fees and insurance is not difficult, but you first need to learn a few tricks so you know what to look for.
Superannuation has been designed for employees, not for business owners. But with the right advice, small business owners can use their business assets to boost their superannuation.
Looking for a new super fund? Money's checklist will help you choose the right fund for your lifestyle.
You've saved hard to build up a superannuation nest egg and now you want to turn your savings into regular income you can live on. So what's the best retirement income product for your lifestyle?
What if you want to manage your super yourself? Here's our beginner's guide to self-managed superannuation.
For most people past the age of 60, super is now effectively tax-free. Here's what you need to know about how your superannuation is taxed.
Money reveals what fee deals are available through different MySuper products.