Retirement

Christian Super Investment Performance Facts

It might surprise you to learn that Christian Super has outperformed half of the other super funds in Australia during the last three years, and our MySuper product was one of the top three performing growth funds in 2021 according to Chant West research. How is super fund performance measured? ‘Performance’ is another way of … Read more

Webinar – Can I Afford to Retire?

This webinar explored what purposeful retirement might look like, and how retirement can be a God-honouring opportunity. We also explored some practical questions; How will I fund my retirement? What phases of retirement should I be aware of? How much money do I need for retirement? When can I retire? The webinar was recorded live … Read more

Changes to Minimum Pension Drawdown Rates

On the 29th May 2021, the government announced that the reduced annual minimum pension payment amounts will be extended for the 2021/22 financial year. To assist retirees, the government reduced the minimum annual payment amounts required for account-based pensions, annuities and allocated pensions by half for the 2019/20 and 2020/21 financial years. This was due … Read more

Webinar: Maximising your mid-life effectiveness

On Tuesday 27th April 2021, the webinar, Maximising Your Mid Life effectiveness was recorded. It features Nathan Buttigieg from Christian Super and Mark Boyd from Green Leaf Wealth. This live recording discusses the concept of living life with a view towards a purposeful retirement. It focusses on helping those with the ability to save some … Read more

Retirement Planning in a Low Return World Webinar

Alex Cook of Wealth With Purpose is a Christian financial advisor. He will be re-running his most popular webinar in October, called Retirement Planning in a Low Return World. When: Wednesday 21st October 21 at 7.30pm AEST Cost: FREE Register Here: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_oFRoG5zVQ0Sfi3axFffaxg In the last few months we’ve seen the world turned upside down, with economies coming to a standstill, stock markets plummeting then rising again … Read more

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

Phone-Based Financial Advice Options

This blogpost is PART TWO, of our series on Financial Advice. Read on to learn all about the phone-based financial advice options available to you as a Christian Super member, many of which are provided free of charge. PART ONE: Self-Serve Financial Advice Options PART TWO: Phone-Based Financial Advice Options PART THREE: The Value of Financial Advice … Read more

How a Purposeful Retirement can Mark Our Most Fruitful Season of Christian Service

By Ross Piper (CEO, Christian Super) You may have heard it said that ‘life begins at forty’ or ‘life begins at fifty’ or ‘life begins at… well insert whatever age you happen to be turning that year’! I’ve always appreciated the concept of seasons in life. As I look back over my professional, personal and … Read more