Take a stand for your super

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If you have a balance under $6,000 and no contributions coming in, your super account could be transferred to the Australian Tax Office.

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If this happens you could lose any insurance associated with your TelstraSuper account and potentially expect lower investment returns on your balance. In order to take control of your super it will be up to you to find it. We can help you do this as well as roll it back into your TelstraSuper account.

What can you do to stop this?

  • Log into your SuperOnline accountif there is activity on your account we don’t consider you as inactive so your super is safe from transfer. You can also update your details while you’re in your SuperOnline account to make sure you never lose track of your super.
  • Consolidate your super: if you have multiple super funds it could be costing you money in unnecessary fees. By consolidating your accounts you can save on these fees and grow your super. This also helps keep your account higher than the $6,000 threshold. You can now consolidate online - no paperwork or waiting times. Log in today to consolidate your accounts
  • Stay with TelstraSuper: if you have a new employer you may have another super account. You can use TelstraSuper as your main account and continue to enjoy the benefits of being with a profit-to-members, high performing super fund. Use our online choice of fund form to send your employer instructions on where to pay your super. 
  • Grow your super: keeping your super above $6000 will stop it being transferred and boosting your super could also help to ensure you have a comfortable retirement with the freedom to continue doing the things you love. Find out more about boosting your super

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We can help you take a stand

If you have any questions about your TelstraSuper account and how to get the most from it give us a call on 1300 033 166. We can help you take control of your super and reduce the risk of it being sent away.

Any general advice has been prepared without taking into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. Before you act on any general advice, you should consider whether it is appropriate to your individual circumstances. Before making any decision, you should obtain and read the relevant Product Disclosure Statement and Target Market Determination or call us on 1300 033 166 for copies of these documents. You may wish to consult an adviser before you make any decisions relating to your financial affairs. To speak with an Adviser from TelstraSuper Financial Planning call 1300 033 166.