Published: Thursday 25th May 2017
Take a look at the listings below for upcoming UniSuper events for ACU staff.
Please contact Senior Administrative Officer (Superannuation and Salary Packaging) Diana Brcic on ext 4343 if you have any questions or require further information.
Age Pension and your choices - Thursday, 25 May
Presented by a Financial Information Service Officer from the Department of Human Resources, this webcast outlines some key considerations for members approaching retirement. Whether planning for an immediate retirement or simply seeking to gain a better understanding of Centrelink issues, this webcast covers areas including:
- Work bonus
- Claiming pensions
- Income and asset tests (including proposed changes 1/1/2017)
- Rights and obligations
Income options in retirement - Thursday, 1 June
Deciding what to do when it’s time to use your super for retirement can be daunting. This seminar aims to explain the common options available to generate income and fund your retirement goals.
Getting to know your super - Wednesday, 14 June
The rules and terminology surrounding super are complicated. Coupled with this, the rules tend to change from year to year. So it’s understandable if it all seems a little daunting. This seminar seeks to introduce you to UniSuper’s flexible products for new and existing members.
Please join us if you’d like to hear more about:
- how UniSuper super works
- membership categories
- investment and insurance options
- services and benefits available to you.
Make your super count - Wednesday, 28 June
Once you have an understanding of the basics of super you may realise there are many benefits attached to growing your wealth within what is generally regarded as a very tax friendly environment. This seminar aims to take away the confusion around the different type of contributions to super. It is suitable for all members and will cover:
- the types of contributions available and how they are taxed
- the contribution limits that apply
- incentives to contribute to super such as the spouse rebate
- the benefits of salary sacrificing into super
Do you have questions about UniSuper options?
UniSuper Consultant Tracey Heath is available to assist ACU staff from all campuses with free general advice on understanding their superannuation options.
Consultations are available through virtual meetings via a GoToMeeting webinar link. This option is available to staff in all location and will enable personalised videoconferencing.
Face-to-face meetings are also available at the North Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne Campuses on a regular basis.
North Sydney: These meetings are held in the UniSuper Room, Level 10, Tenison Woods House, 8-20 Napier Street, North Sydney. To make an appointment to see Tracey visit the campus bookings webpage.
Brisbane: Gilda Ziviani is available on the third Monday of each month in room AC.21, block A. Email email@example.com to make an appointment.
Melbourne: Duncan Carroll is available on the third Wednesday of each month at Cochlear House. Email Duncan.Carroll@unisuper.com.au to make an appointment.
Personal financial advice
UniSuper has qualified financial advisers available for personal appointments to discuss retirement planning and investment strategies, debt management and more. Your 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 an appointment please call the UniSuper Financial Advice Centre on 1300 331 685 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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