Retirement may seem a long way down the track but the money you need to have for a decent retirement cannot be accumulated overnight. We’re always paying attention to our wages: how much comes into our bank account and when, making sure we’re getting decent pay increases each year and saving up where we can. But it’s rare we give our superannuation the same attention. It’s time to change that. It pays – literally – to get on top of your super sooner rather than later.
In four steps let’s start with the basics