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Get GESB Smart

Secrets to retirement success for GESB members

Get smart about your GESB retirement planning

Are you wondering how to make the most of your West State Super and Gold State Super? Do you want to check your retirement planning is on track? You’ve come to the right place.

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The Get GESB Smart program is packed with practical tips and tools to guide you through key retirement decisions about your West State Super and Gold State Super. We share real-life experiences from GESB members and our GESB experts to give you the inside track on how to retire well. You’ll be in-the-know and well equipped to answer the big questions about your retirement:

  • Should I maximise my benefit or pay off my mortgage early?
  • How much should I contribute to my GESB scheme?
  • How can I boost my retirement benefit and reduce the tax I pay?
  • How can I successfully transition to retirement?
  • What’s the best way to manage my money in retirement?

Whilst the content on this site focuses on West State Super and Gold State Super, much of it also applies to GESB Super members.

It’s time to plan

Thanks to some smart planning, Anne’s having the time of her life in retirement. In this module we help you get proactive about yours. Get started


Build your benefit

If you’re not maximising your GSS or WSS scheme contributions, you’re missing out. In this module, Roxanne explains why. Get started


Reduce your tax

Neil will save $4,500 in tax when he accesses his super. In this module we help you uncover the many ways you could save on tax too. Get started


Transitioning to retirement

Georgie used a clever transition to retirement (TTR) strategy to boost her super and retire her way. In this module we show you how you could do it too. Get started


Investing for retirement

When you retire, your investment choices become extremely important. In this module, Teika explains why. Get started