Superannuation funds love promoting how they are different, better than the others, and how they’re planning to outperform the market. With shiny ads following you wherever you go, and all manner of temptations to lure you in, you can be excused for thinking they might have one up on their competitors... but do they? It’s your money, so let’s get under the bonnet and check it out.
Caring for kids means less time earning, career impacts and less money in superannuation. In fact, being a 'stay at home' mum comes with a whopping one-million-dollar price tag. Yep, it's the definition of a labour of love.
Online shopping. It’s just so easy isn’t it? Just use your credit card or BNPL option – everything is yours in just a few clicks and 3-5 working days. Voila! But no doubt it comes with a different kinda price tag. Our resident shopaholic is here to give you her tips on how to control your cash without going cold turkey.
Don't you hate how life admin piles up like a stack of dishes during a dinner party? It gets in the way of a good time. But just like doing the dishes at the end of the night, you know that if you keep on top of your life admin list, tomorrow is going to look a whole lot better. Small change, long term gain. Like switching your super.
Cheers! HNY! For most women, getting their health back on track is their #1 New Year’s resolution. The second most popular is personal finances. There's tonnes of evidence that shows we get all excited about promising to change, but struggle to deliver. Here are our 5 tips to get healthy and financially fit in 2022.
Women on average end up with way less super by the time retirement rolls around compared to men. It sucks. And it’s not fair. But it’s reality. Bite me! Why do we end up with less? And importantly, what can we do about it?
"Ummm – I barely have time to think about what to cook for dinner let alone my retirement plan!" We get it. But it’s crucial if you wanna be able to afford to cook dinner in retirement! Understanding superannuation and planning for retirement is especially crucial for women. Here's why...
It’s a much-debated question. And the answer could vary from day to day. Of course, if you ain’t got it, chances are you’ll be vibing on the money goodness. And for those with plenty in the bank but a heavy heart, it will be a ‘not so much’. We’ve turned to the research to see if we can get to the bottom of this burning question.
You know those movies where the cool dudes hide their cash under a mattress, in the ceiling and in the toilet cistern?! Why don't they ever show where the cool GIRLS stash their cash? That's where we come in!
Introducing Gemma Mitchell, Head of Coaching and Community at Super Fierce. She's the ultimate finance nerd who loves helping women to trade up from money fears to financial confidence.