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Feature, Fund news, Investments, must read  |  2 min read

Investment update March 2021

Auction clearance rates have recently reached elevated levels and this has coincided with very strong growth in house prices across Australian capital cities.

Investments, must read  |  3 min read

The importance of diversification

The COVID-19 health emergency has already taken a terrible toll around the globe, with the impact on the economy significant. Many are out of work, and with falling financial markets...

Insurance, must read  |  2 min read

The value of insurance

Ever wonder how your family would cope if the unthinkable was to happen? How would you keep your independence, or protect your family. How would you keep your independence, or protect your family if you weren’t able to work?

General  |  3 min

Insurance and your employees

Our focus is making sure our members retire comfortably, which is why we aim to keep fees and costs as low as possible. Our members haven’t seen an increase in their insurance premiums since 2015, however, in the last few years, many factors have contributed to insurance premiums rising across the superannuation industry.

General  |  3 min

How do we look?

We are Vision Super and we’re proud to say we’ve been helping members with their super and retirement plans for almost 75 years. Late last year we gave our brand an uplift to reflect an identity that’s deeply rooted in our values and focus of putting members first.

General  |  2 min

2020: Year in review

Last year was a difficult one for many in the community. I think most of us are glad to put it behind us and are looking forward to life hopefully returning to normal in 2021 with the rollout of the vaccine.

General  |  2 min

Data security, the ‘supply chain’ and SolarWinds

All businesses have a responsibility to protect the privacy of customers, staff, and anyone else they hold sensitive information about.

General  |  4 min

What is a pink recession?

On a global level, COVID-19 has had a profound impact on the economy and has fundamentally changed how we operate at work and at home. When global catastrophes like a pandemic hit, the fallout can cause a global financial crisis which is felt for many years after the pandemic has subsided.

General  |  5 minutes

Defined Benefit (with lifetime pension) Overview

If you joined the Defined Benefit Plan prior to 25 May 1988, you can elect to convert up to 50% of your DB benefit into a Lifetime Pension once you are eligible to take your benefit after age 55. Read more about the DB with Lifetime Pension option.

Investments | 10 min watch

Investment update 20 May 2020

Hear from Chestor Ntonifer from BCA Research and Vision Super's CIO, Michael Wyrsch about the latest market movements.

Already a Vision Super member?

The great news is you can now open your pension account online through the secure site.

Not a Vision Super member?

You’ll just need to open a Vision Personal account first and then you can transfer across to a Vision Super pension.