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$450 super threshold to be scrapped

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |   12:49PM
The government has moved on its election promise to scrap the $450 threshold for superannuation.

Unpaid super tops $5bn per year: ISA

JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |   12:40PM
Latest analysis by Industry Super Australia shows about $5 billion in super went unpaid in the 2018-19 financial year, owed to about three million workers.

SCA slams five super funds' junk insurance

KARREN VERGARA  |   12:33PM
Super Consumers Australia is calling out several superannuation funds for maintaining junk insurance that embed restrictive disability tests.

LGIAsuper, Energy Super change fees

ANNABELLE DICKSON
The newly merged LGIAsuper and Energy Super have scrapped a weekly administration fee and will retain an annual fee as a result of scale benefits.

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