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Why making additional contributions to your super may benefit you

Saving and investing for your future is one of the wisest and most important things you can do, whether you are just starting out in your career, cementing financial foundations, or approaching retirement. To live the lifestyle you want in retirement, you may need to make additional contributions to your super, over and above the … Read more

Christian Super & Arrow Leadership Sponsorship

We are pleased to announce we are offering to sponsor a Christian Super member for the Arrow Leadership Education Executive Leaders Program in 2021. The Education Executive Leaders Program focuses on developing transformational leaders, who will engage their organisation or school to bring about renewal and change.   Who can apply? This year long transformational leadership … Read more

July 2020 Market Update

Our Chief Investment Officer Tim Macready explains what happened in financial markets during the 2019/20 financial year as a result of COVID-19, and how this has impacted your super. Watch our video summary, or read more details below.   How did my super perform last year? According to research company Chant West, the median growth investment option^ finished the … Read more

Quick Tips for Consolidating Your Super

If you have superannuation savings with more than one super fund, combining them into one account could help you save hundreds of dollars in account fees and will help to simplify your finances. If you want to combine your other super into your Christian Super account, here are four simple ways you can choose from: … Read more

Carry Forward and Bring Forward Rules

A new way to top up your super, tax effectively. Carry forward rule – Concessional Contributions Bring forward rule – Non-Concessional Contributions Your super is the only investment you have that offers a favourable tax treatment over time. A lower tax rate means you have more available funds to fulfil a purposeful retirement. Tax advantages … Read more

How Your Super Is Helping Reduce Waste Through Zigzag Global

In this blog we highlight one of our amazing Impact Investments, Zigzag Global, which is having a significant impact on the waste associated with the returns process for retailers. Returns logistics may not sound ground-breaking at first, but current inefficiencies in this high demand retail service creating unnecessary waste of resources, both material and energy. … Read more

Brooke Prentis – National Reconciliation Week 2020

Today as part of National Reconciliation Week the Christian Super team heard from Aboriginal Christian Leader and CEO for Christian Justice movement, Common Grace, Brooke Prentis. Brooke GAICD, CA, BCom, BA, Grad Cert Theology is a descendant of the Wakka Wakka peoples and is also is coordinator of the Grasstree Gathering, which gathers and equips … Read more

How to Choose a Financial Advisor

This blogpost is PART FOUR, of our series on Financial Advice. In this final post of the series you will learn all about how to choose a financial advisor.< PART ONE: Self-Serve Financial Advice Options PART TWO: Phone-Based Financial Advice Options PART THREE: The Value of Financial Advice and How a Full-Service Advisor Can Help PART FOUR: How … Read more