THOUGHT LEADERS

Understanding the power of superannuation

Anne Fuchs. general manager, advice and retail distribution Sunsuper

Statistics show the majority of Australian women are retiring with just over half the superannuation savings of their male peers. This presents a huge issue for Australians, advisers, and the economy. In a two-part conversation, Anne Fuchs of Sunsuper speaks with Vanessa Stoykov about why women have traditionally been disadvantaged when it comes to super and what steps advisers can take to help improve this for future generations.

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What you'll learn /

The Sunsuper Thought Leaders course with Anne Fuchs will give you insights into:

 

What strategies women can implement to boost their super savings
How advisers can help women to reach their super goals
What role financial literacy has to play in improving super equality
Why it’s important to understand the psychology of money and superannuation

About the expert /

Anne Fuchs /

general manager, advice and retail distribution Sunsuper


Anne Fuchs is the general manager, advice and retail distribution at Sunsuper. Here she is responsible for the advice provided to the group’s 1 million plus members across its virtual, intrafund and comprehensive advice channels. She is also responsible for the distribution of Sunsuper’s products via the retail financial advice channel. Prior to joining Sunsuper Anne was the chief commercial officer for the Association of Financial Advisers, and before that, she ran her own business, My Dealer Group, where she provided advisory services to financial planners and dealer groups.

  • CPD hours0.5
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Outline of the course /

Understanding the power of superannuation

Statistics show that the majority of Australian women retire with just over half the superannuation balance of their male peers, leaving many feeling scared or sad when it comes to retiring. In the first of two conversations with Vanessa Stoykov, Anne Fuchs, national manager of Sunsuper, makes a case for why the industry needs to approach super differently in order to assist women to understand the power of super and help to close the gap.

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What we can do to tackle the issues women face with their super

The psychology of money is an important consideration for financial advisers when helping women to take control of their super and their financial futures. As Anne Fuchs, national manager of Sunsuper explains, there are a number of steps advisers can take to assist their female clients to make their super work for them. Anne speaks with Vanessa Stoykov about the importance of collaboration and motivation when it comes to super.

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Test yourself /