February 6, 2024

Superannuation – Do your homework

If you joined the ADF as a full-time member for the first time on or after 1 July 2016, you’re likely to be a member of […]
November 13, 2023


The Centre receives hundreds of questions and enquiries from ADF members and their families on a wide variety of financial topics. Superannuation is at the top […]
May 16, 2023

Sustainability – The claims people make

“Sustainability” is a word that’s used a lot these days. The contexts in which it’s used vary, but it often appears in announcements by organisations that […]
November 15, 2021

Super Stapling

From 1 November 2021, changes have been made to how superannuation will work for new employees joining an employer (including Defence).  Essentially, these changes mean that […]
November 15, 2021

Do-It-Yourself Superannuation – Is it a viable choice?

Using a DIY superannuation fund (technically called a self-managed superannuation fund or SMSF), to accumulate retirement savings is now a choice available in some circumstances to […]
July 31, 2018

Making extra contributions to your super

Did you know that Military Super (aka Military Superannuation and Benefits Scheme or MSBS) allows you to make extra contributions to your account? Most members are […]

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