Understanding your retirement

Rest Pension can help you reach your retirement goals - whether you're retired or still working. Choose from our Transition to Retirement account or Retirement account, depending on what stage of the retirement journey you're at.

Mature couple

Transition to retirement

If you're over 58 years of age, and are still working, a Rest Pension transition to retirement account can help you reduce your work hours without affecting your take home pay, or give your super a boost in the last years before you retire.

Pensioners

Ready to retire now?

Goodbye work and hello freedom. If you've stopped working, enjoy low fees, tax-effective investing and flexible paydays with an investment portfolio created by you.

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Two types of accounts. One exciting future.

Heading towards retirement? Get to know the difference between a Rest Pension Transition to Retirement account and a Rest Pension Retirement account.  

  Rest Pension Retirement account Transition to Retirement account (TTR)
How much super do I need to open an account? $10,000 $10,000
Who can join? You've retired and have reached preservation age (the age you can access your super) You've have reached preservation age (the age you can access your super)
Is there a limit on how much I can transfer into my Rest Pension? Transfer balance cap for 2021-22 is $1.7 million (if you start your first retirement account on or after 1 July 2021) No
How often do I receive payments? Fortnightly, monthly, quarterly, half-yearly or yearly Fortnightly, monthly, quarterly, half-yearly or yearly
How much can I take out each year? Your choice, as long as it is at or above the annual minimums set by the government. No maximum limit At least the minimum limit set by the government, and a maximum of 10% of your account balance

How much tax will I pay on investment earnings?

Nil Up to 15% per annum
  How much super do I need to open an account?
Rest Pension Retirement account $10,000
Transition to Retirement account (TTR) $10,000
  Who can join?
Rest Pension Retirement account You've retired and have reached preservation age (the age you can access your super)
Transition to Retirement account (TTR) You've have reached preservation age (the age you can access your super)
  Is there a limit on how much I can transfer into my Rest Pension?
Rest Pension Retirement account Transfer balance cap for 2021-22 is $1.7 million (if you start your first retirement account on or after 1 July 2021)
Transition to Retirement account (TTR) No
  How often do I receive payments?
Rest Pension Retirement account Fortnightly, monthly, quarterly, half-yearly or yearly
Transition to Retirement account (TTR) Fortnightly, monthly, quarterly, half-yearly or yearly
  How much can I take out each year?
Rest Pension Retirement account Your choice, as long as it is at or above the annual minimums set by the government. No maximum limit
Transition to Retirement account (TTR) At least the minimum limit set by the government, and a maximum of 10% of your account balance
 

How much tax will I pay on investment earnings?

Rest Pension Retirement account Nil
Transition to Retirement account (TTR) Up to 15% per annum

Retirement Bonus

Transfer your existing Rest Super, Rest Corporate or TTR account to a Rest Pension Retirement account, and you could start your retirement with a little extra.


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