Superannuation

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 Why making additional contributions to your super may benefit you

Quick Tips for Consolidating Your Super

Now is a great time to combine all your super into your Christian Super account. Combining your superannuation accounts could help you save hundreds of dollars in account fees and will help to simplify your finances. Here are four simple ways you can choose to consolidate your superannuation accounts: Please note: The ATO has suspended the SuperMatch … Read more Quick Tips for Consolidating Your Super

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 Carry Forward and Bring Forward Rules

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 How to Choose a Financial Advisor

The Value of Financial Advice and How a Full-Service Advisor Can Help

This blogpost is PART THREE, of our series on Financial Advice. Read on to learn all about the value of financial advice and a full-service advisor can work with you to achieve your financial goals. PART ONE: Self-Serve Financial Advice Options PART TWO: Phone-Based Financial Advice Options PART THREE: The Value of Financial Advice and How a … Read more The Value of Financial Advice and How a Full-Service Advisor Can Help

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 Phone-Based Financial Advice Options

9 Tips to Get Ready for EOFY and Boost Your Super

The End of Financial Year (EOFY) is coming up next month. Now is a great time to get your finances in order and plan ahead. While 2020 has looked very different for most of us, it’s still important to prepare for EOFY early to avoid the last-minute scramble in June. To help you make the … Read more 9 Tips to Get Ready for EOFY and Boost Your Super

COVID-19 Market Update – May 2020

While Australia has done comparatively well to “flatten the curve” of COVID-19 infections, the impact of the pandemic on the economy and financial markets has been significant. The federal government has provided a range of support measures to keep businesses afloat and to keep people in jobs while social distancing restrictions remain in place. Efforts to … Read more COVID-19 Market Update – May 2020

Your Super Is Changing The Way We Tackle Cancer

It’s a difficult diagnosis that most of us have been affected by in some way, either personally or through a family member or friend. Cancer is a leading cause of death in Australia, with almost 50,000 deaths from cancer estimated for 2019. It’s also estimated that one in two Australians will be diagnosed with cancer … Read more Your Super Is Changing The Way We Tackle Cancer