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KARREN VERGARA  |   11:59AM
The savings of retirees can't keep up with the skyrocketing costs of goods and services, a retirement index shows.
HARRISON WORLEY  |   11:52AM
Research house Rice Warner has moved to temper expectations the Coalition's victory in the Federal election will ensure stability in the superannuation system.
JAMIE WILLIAMSON
Sunsuper has completed another merger, integrating a 74-year-old corporate superannuation fund.
KARREN VERGARA
Many superannuation fund members that don't understand the difference between retail and industry funds highlights the need for education and comparison tools, a new survey finds.
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