UniSuper is presenting two on-campus seminars on Retirement Planning and Transition to Retirement

UniSuper retirement seminars

Wednesday, 9 July 2014, 12:00 pm — Wednesday, 9 July 2014, 02:00 pm

Location ATC 210 (Advanced Technology Centre), Callaghan campus
Contact superannuation@newcastle.edu.au
RSVP Tuesday, 8 July 2014

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Retirement Planning

Wednesday 9 July 2014, 12pm

What are the key issues to consider when retiring? 

This seminar provides members with the key issues to consider when entering retirement. Whether planning for an immediate retirement or just seeking to gain a better understanding of the central issues, this comprehensive seminar includes information on:

  • Accessing superannuation benefits
  • Retirement income streams
  • Centrelink benefits overview
  • Estate planning considerations
  • Transition to Retirement

Transition to Retirement

Wednesday 9 July 2014, 1pm

Do you wish reduce your hours as you move closer to retirement?

The 'transition to retirement' (TTR) option is a government initiative which recognises that members may want to decrease their working hours over time towards the end of their career. It allows members to access their super benefits as an income stream prior to retirement. Some members use it as an opportunity to boost their super benefits overall or just ease into retirement. This session is suitable for members who are approaching, or are over age 55 and would like an overview of:

  • the potential benefits of a TTR strategy
  • converting super to an income stream
  • taxation implications
  • incorporating salary sacrifice to boost super benefits, and
  • aspects to consider when determining if this strategy is appropriate for you

Register online for one or both of these free seminars.