COVID-19

Why Would You Pay for Financial Advice?

A friend of Christian Super, Terry Cave, has written a blog on financial advice that we would love to share with you. Terry is a financial advisor, based in South East Queensland.   Why Would You Pay for Financial Advice? With so much readily available information today like websites, books, podcasts, and emails you may … Read more

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

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

Changes to Minimum Pension Drawdown Rates

The Federal Government has announced that the minimum pension drawdown rates will be temporarily halved for the 2019/2020 and 2020/2021 financial years. This change will provide greater flexibility for retirees who do not wish to sell their investment assets during this time, when the value of those assets is reduced. From 1 July 2020, if … Read more

March 2020 Market Update

We have no doubt that our members are concerned about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impacts on our society and economy. The Christian Super investment team have supplied the following market commentary to help explain what is happening and what we might expect to see in the coming weeks and months. Markets are dominated by … Read more