Industry Fund Services

Insurance contained in your Super – are you covered?

Date Published: 05/12/2019 Category: Member Benefits

Most Australians wouldn’t drive around in a car that’s not insured.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2019/12/05/insurance-contained-in-your-super-are-you-covered/

IFS goes even further to reduce the risk for members

Date Published: 02/10/2019 Category: Member Benefits

Industry fund members can have confidence their financial planning files will be subject to the most rigorous risk and compliance assessments, with the launch of new industry-first machine-learning technology to support quality and compliance checking.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2019/10/02/ifs-goes-even-further-to-reduce-the-risk-for-members/

Who needs financial planning?

Date Published: 03/09/2019 Category: Member Benefits

The fallout of the Financial Services Royal Commission raised the question for consumers of how they can get financial advice they can trust.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2019/09/03/who-needs-financial-planning/

Unpaid super – the hidden wage theft

Date Published: 06/08/2019 Category: Member Benefits Super

Each year in Australia, employers are failing to pay billions of dollars in superannuation to their workers yet we don’t hear much about this.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2019/08/06/unpaid-super-the-hidden-wage-theft/

Member Benefits Update July 2019

Date Published: 04/07/2019 Category: Member Benefits

In the July edition of your member benefits update we delve into the issue of record low rates and what that really means for you, we look at managing investment risk, there is a proposed ‘overhaul’ of the super system that the new Morrison government is considering, APHEDA-Union Aid Abroad announce their raffle winners, we have some great deals on movie tickets and you could win a $100 WISH gift card in our monthly competition!Member Benefits Update July 2019

Photo: Raphael, a USU member from NSW, is proud to be union.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2019/07/04/member-benefits-update-july-2019/

Managing investment risk in uncertain times

Date Published: 03/07/2019 Category: Member Benefits

ifsinvest is an online investment platform brought to you by Industry Fund Services (IFS), which is owned by 27 major industry super funds.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2019/07/03/managing-investment-risk-in-uncertain-times/

Member Benefits Update April 2019

Date Published: 03/04/2019 Category: Member Benefits

In the April edition of your Member Benefits Update we look at a phenomenom known as ‘bank-xiety’ and what you can do to alleviate it, there’s an update on the 2019 Federal Budget, we have some great union member deals on Health Insurance and movie tickets, find out how you can volunteer for our Change the Rules events, you can join our FREE footy tipping competitions plus there is a $100 WISH gift card to be won!
Member Benefits Update April 2019
Photo: Change the Rules campaigners at an Election Kick-Off event in Queensland recently

 

Five signs you have ‘bank-xiety’

If you’re worried about your current bank, you’re not alone.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2019/04/03/member-benefits-update-april-2019/

IFS Royal Commission update

Date Published: 03/04/2019 Category: Member Benefits Super

In the wake of the Financial Services Royal Commission, there’s been wide focus on the professional conduct and standards of financial planners and the organisations they represent.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2019/04/03/ifs-royal-commission-update/

Member Benefits Update December 2018

Date Published: 05/12/2018 Category: Member Benefits

From the team at Australian Unions Member Benefits we would like to wish all our readers a very happy and safe holiday season.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2018/12/05/member-benefits-update-december-2018/

Insurance within Super – are you covered?

Date Published: 03/12/2018 Category: Member Benefits

Most Australians wouldn’t dream of driving around in a car that’s not insured.

https://www.australianunions.org.au/2018/12/03/insurance-within-super-are-you-covered/