UniSuper seminars and webinars

Published: Wednesday 2nd July 2014

Staff Superannuation

Take control of your superannuation planning and learn more about your options through these upcoming UniSuper webinars and seminars.

Seminar: Retirement Planning

North Sydney

This seminar provides members with the key issues to consider when entering retirement.  Whether planning for an immediate retirement or just seeking to gain a better understanding of the central issues, this comprehensive seminar includes information on:

• Accessing superannuation benefits
• Retirement income streams
• Centrelink benefits overview
• Estate planning considerations.

Seminar details:

Date:  Wednesday, 9 July, 2014
Time: 12pm – 1pm
Location:  Room 15AB, Level 15, TWH, 8-20 Napier Street, North Sydney

To register:

If you wish to attend please register at the UniSuper website. 

Further information:

If you have any questions or require further information, please contact Lyna Marasigan, Senior Administrative Officer (Remuneration and Benefits), on 02 9701 4343.

Webinar: UniSuper 101 - An Introduction

UniSuper offers flexible products for new and existing members to choose from. This seminar seeks to introduce (primarily) new employees to the basic fund offering, including details of the defined benefit option versus accumulation alternative.

The webinar will cover:

  • Insurance options
  • Contributions overview
  • Investment options
  • Benefits of UniSuper

Webinar details:

Date: Tuesday 29 July 2014
Time: 1pm - 1.40pm
Location: Webinar – register here.

Webinar: Managing your contributions

The rules around contributing to super can be complex and confusing. This seminar aims to take away the confusion and explain the different types of contributions to super.

It is suitable for all members and will cover:

  • the types of contributions available and how they are taxed
  • what contribution caps apply
  • incentives to contribute to super such as the spouse rebate
  • ways to manage your contributions
  • special rules for some Defined Benefit Division members

Webinar details:

Date: Wednesday 30 July 2014
Time: 1pm - 2pm
Location: Webinar – register here.

New: On-campus consultant available at North Sydney

UniSuper Consultant Lindsey Aldis is now available on North Sydney campus each Thursday to assist staff with general advice on understanding their superannuation options.

Lindsey can help you to make the most of your retirement savings by meeting with you for a free personal appointment at Room 14B, Level 14, Tenison Woods House 8 Napier Street, North Sydney.

To make an appointment to see Lindsey, simply call 0408 108 518 or email lindsey.aldis@unisuper.com.au

Financial advisers

UniSuper has qualified financial advisers available to meet with you for personal appointments to discuss retirement planning and investment strategies, debt management and more. The first appointment with UniSuper Advice is complimentary. If you choose to proceed, a fixed quote will be provided at the end of the meeting. 

To make a personal appointment with a financial advisor, please call the UniSuper Financial Advice Centre on 1300 331 685 or email advice@unisuper.com.au.