Investing

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 July 2020 Market Update

How Your Super Is Helping The Fight Against COVID-19 In Low Income Countries

Your super is helping people to access life-saving healthcare in low income countries, which is more critical than ever during the international COVID-19 pandemic. The 2020 Coronavirus pandemic has rocked our world, highlighting the devastating impact that insufficient access to healthcare has on communities. While developed countries, such as Australia, provide access to basic healthcare … Read more How Your Super Is Helping The Fight Against COVID-19 In Low Income Countries

Your Guide to Our Ethical Index Shares Investment Option

Christian Super recently introduced an Ethical Index Shares investment option which is available to all of our members. While some superannuation funds offer indexed investment options (which you may have heard about if you follow Scott Pape, the ‘Barefoot Investor’), Christian Super is the first and only super fund in Australia to offer an ethically screened indexed investment … Read more Your Guide to Our Ethical Index Shares Investment Option

How Your Super is Building Specialised Disability Accommodation

Thousands of Australians living with a significant disability do not have access to housing suited to their unique needs. DPN Casa Capace Disability Housing Trust was conceived to address this major undersupply of housing for Australians requiring Specialised Disability Accommodation (SDA), with a focus on working with registered Supported Independent Living providers to construct appropriate … Read more How Your Super is Building Specialised Disability Accommodation

2019 Impact Report

We have just released our first comprehensive Impact Report, which outlines the way in which our dedicated $140 million impact portfolio is contributing to the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. This report outlines how we, in partnership with other investors are making a significant positive impact across the following eight sectors: Alleviating Disadvantage in Australia … Read more 2019 Impact Report

11 Small Things You Can Do to Improve Your Saving Habit

Need to start saving for a holiday, a big ticket item or maybe even a deposit for your first home? The hardest part of saving can be knowing where to start, especially when you find your bank balance dreadfully low at the end of every pay cycle. Whatever your income, you can start and sustain … Read more 11 Small Things You Can Do to Improve Your Saving Habit

Thrive Farmer Impact Story: Vinicio Gonzalez

Thrive Farmers is a Christian Super impact investment through Sovereign’s Capital, which means your super helps fund the great work they do while providing your with an excellent return on investment for your retirement savings. Thrive Farmer Impact Story: Vinicio Gonzalez The 4,500 person town of Concepcion Pinula, Guatemala is the quintessential Latin American coffee … Read more Thrive Farmer Impact Story: Vinicio Gonzalez

New Investment Options

Our New Investment Options At Christian Super, we are regularly looking for ways to improve the outcomes achieved by our members and offer more individually tailored options. We have been reviewing our range of investment options to help us better meet the various needs of our increasingly diverse membership. As a result, we are excited … Read more New Investment Options

The Family That Saves Together Stays Together

If the decisions we made yesterday have shaped our ‘today’, then the decisions we make today will shape our ‘tomorrow’. Financial stress is an ever present danger…it risks eroding one’s tranquility, is detrimental to one’s emotional health, and unfortunately all too often it means the destruction of the family unit.  I do not intend to … Read more The Family That Saves Together Stays Together