Super basics

What is super? And why should I care? How do I choose a super fund? Why would I bother? When can I withdraw my super? What else am I meant to do? What else do I need to know? 

Super at a glance

  • Super is a way to save for your retirement over your lifetime.
  • You usually can't access it until retirement.
  • Your employer probably pays money into your super.
  • You can pay money in, too.
  • Your super fund invests your money for you to help your savings grow.
  • Super is a tax-effective, long term way of making sure you retire comfortably. 

Next steps

Find out exactly what super is and how it works.

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