Even if retirement feels a long way off, by taking action now you can set yourself up for a strong future. After all, your super could be your largest financial asset when you retire. And the best part? We’ve made it easy for you to get sorted…
Register for online access
Online access to your account is a better way to manage your super. You can manage your insurances, select your investment options, update your contact details and check your balance 24/7 in one secure place.
Review your contact details
It’s important that all the contact details for your account are correct and up-to-date.You can manage your contact details through your online account. If you change jobs, move house or change your email address, it is important that you let us know.
Combine your super accounts
If you have more than one super account you could be losing money by paying too many fees. We can take the hassle out of finding and combining your super. And, if you don’t know where it all is, we can track it down for you.
Insurance through super
You may have received basic death and TPD cover automatically when you joined through your employer. If you're eligible, you can apply for up to three extra units of start-up bonus cover, doubling your level of protection. You can also apply for income protection insurance.
Nominate your beneficiaries
Your super account doesn’t form part of your Will, so it’s important to have a beneficiary nominated. Nominating a binding beneficiary will give you peace of mind that we pay your benefit out exactly the way you request.
Grow your super
There are several tax benefits available to you by making either before or after tax contributions to your super. Low income earners may also be eligible to apply for a contribution made by the government paid directly into your account.
Where to next?
Take your super to your new job
Moving to a new job doesn’t mean you have to change your super fund
It’s easy to stay with First State Super when you change jobs. There are three options. Choose the one that suits you.
Super advice at no extra cost
A planner can help you work towards a better financial future, one decision at a time.