Clancy Yeates The rapidly expanding sector puts pressure on the rest of the retirement savings industry.
Mark Bouris There's an opportunity to do very well out of super, writes Mark Bouris.
John Collett Those likely to retire with $1 million, dreaming of strolling along beaches in exotic parts of the world, could be disappointed.
WOMEN AND SUPER
Penny Pryor Women have it tough when it comes to super. The system just isn’t designed for them. But that needn’t be the end of the story.
FOFA UNDER THREAT
John Collett Dilution of financial advice reforms could see the return of a grab bag of commission charges.
David Potts Did you know that the banks make more out of super than all their other fees?
John Collett Investors' love of Australian shares means they miss out on some overseas opportunities.
Rod Myer It pays to do a little homework before deciding to manage your own fund.
John Collett The concern is where self-managed funds are recommended by financial planners and accountants to those in more modest circumstances.
David Williams The dramatic rise of self-managed super funds brings into focus our capacity to make complex decisions as we age.
WOMEN & SUPER
Ruth Williams The super system treats women as second-class citizens - but there are ways to help yourself get ahead.
John Collett New Zealanders are believed to be the owners of perhaps up to a quarter of the Australia's $18 billion in ''lost'' super. And it's very hard for them to get it back.
John Collett ASIC and the new government need to consider bringing property spruikers who recommend self-managed super funds inside the licensing net.
John Collett The growth of SMSFs means more investors' with a love of property could fall into the hands of unscrupulous real estate promoters.
John Kavanagh The SMSF borrowing market is small but starting to grow fast as trustees seek the security of property
Eric Johnston The government has left the door open for an industry-wide ''last resort'' compensation scheme.
Mark Bouris What can be done to fix a superannuation system that favours men over women?
NOEL WHITTAKER Centrelink uses the deeming rules when assessing eligibility for the age pension under the income test.
Noel Whittaker I've never really understood super - my fund has 40 per cent invested in growth and 60 per cent in balanced. Is this a good idea or should I have it all in growth?
Robynne Quiggin While many Australians find super challenging, for those living in rural and remote areas - and especially for indigenous Australians - the difficulties are magnified.