Superannuation and Retirement
Superannuation is one of the key tools available to help you save for your retirement. It works on the philosophy that by saving small amounts of money now, you will accumulate a nest egg to live on when you’re older.
Sandhurst Trustees offers two product ranges to help you save for your retirement and in your retirement.
Bendigo SmartStart Super® and Bendigo SmartStart Pension
The Bendigo SmartStart product range includes a superannuation and pension product designed to provide members with a low cost and easy-to-use solution. It may be ideal for members looking for simple and convenient investment options.
Bendigo SmartStart Super® is a complying superannuation fund that accepts both personal and employer contributions throughout your working life. It is MySuper authorised and may be used as either a personal or employer-sponsored super plan – or both, it also offers a range of insurance choices, including default or tailored cover options. Bendigo MySuper is our default investment option, and offers a lifecycle investment strategy consisting of three age-based life stages. Alternatively, we have ten ready-made diversified investment options, which are managed by reputable investment managers.
Bendigo SmartStart Super® Employer-Sponsored Division – Bendigo SmartStart Super also has an employer-sponsored division, which means employers can nominate it as their chosen or default fund. For employers establishing their own employer plan in Bendigo SmartStart Super is easy. For further information employers should refer to the Employer Guide.
Learn more about Bendigo SmartStart.
Bendigo SmartOptions Super® and Bendigo SmartOptions Pension®
The Bendigo SmartOptions product range includes a superannuation and pension product designed to provide members with flexibility to actively manage their super investment.
It offers an extensive range of investment options with access to managed funds (including annuity funds), a cash product, term deposits and S&P/ASX 200 listed securities. Bendigo SmartOptions Super also offers a comprehensive range of insurance options including access to both group life insurance cover and individual (also known as retail) insurance policies.
This product range may be ideal for members looking to take an active role in managing their superannuation savings.
Learn more about Bendigo SmartOptions.