MPs on 15% super want to break election promise

MPs on 15% super want to break election promise

A growing number of Liberal MPs are publicly calling for promised increases to super to be abandoned, while continuing to pocket 15.4% super in their own taxpayer-funded salaries. Treasurer Josh Frydenberg said the decision to increase the super rate would be...
The superannuation affordability lie

The superannuation affordability lie

As workers await their legislated 0.5% rise in superannuation next year, some employers and government MPs are attempting to cancel the ‘unaffordable’ increase. As Paul Keating, former Prime Minister and architect of our super system, told ABC’s 7.30 this week, the...
Government delay puts retirement futures at risk

Government delay puts retirement futures at risk

The federal government’s superannuation freeze has cost workers thousands in retirement savings and failed to stimulate wage growth, according to a new report. The federal government’s decision to freeze the superannuation guarantee (SG) rate at 9.5 per cent in 2014...