Unless more Australians start making smarter superannuation and investment decisions, many won't have enough to retire when they imagined or live the type of lifestyle they expected.
The Ready to Retire study from 2017 found that the average Australian worker currently has around $200,000 less than they will need to live comfortably. A lowly 22 percent believe they will have enough superannuation funds upon retirement.
This rather alarming reality is starting to dawn on many people approaching retirement around the country.
One of the key decisions with your superannuation is whether to run your own self-managed super fund (SMSF) - and whether to invest in property through your super.