Retirement Essentials

Many retirees find the process of applying for the Age Pension to be so complicated or frustrating they simply give up. At Media Super, we know the importance of the Age Pension to our members. This is why we have partnered with Retirement Essentials who can make applying for the Age Pension much easier.

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If you apply for the Age Pension directly to Centrelink yourself, here’s what you can expect:

  • 100s of complicated questions and confusing forms
  • Multiple visits to a Centrelink office
  • Long queues and wait times

Retirement Essentials provides an easier Age Pension application service:

  • Simple online process
  • Only one, planned, stress-free visit to Centrelink
  • Support from Age Pension specialists throughout your application process




The benefits are clear

The benefits are clear

  • Be confident that you’re getting all your Age Pension entitlements.
  • Feel supported and in control of your money, Age Pension Specialists are waiting to help you.
  • Save time – Apply from the comfort of your own home and at your pace.
  • No more confusing paperwork.
  • Avoid Centrelink frustration – no more ‘backwards and forwards’.

Retirement Essentials help you keep your Age Pension entitlements too

  • Retirement Essentials remind you when you need to update Centrelink
  • Inform you of government changes that affect your Age Pension
  • Ongoing access to Retirement Essentials Australian Age Pension Specialists when you need a bit of help.

As a Media Super member you get $50 off the usual $396 application fee

As a Media Super member you get $50 off the usual $396 application fee. Just apply the promo code MEDIA at the checkout when you apply for your Age Pension with Retirement Essentials. The website has easy to follow instructions on how to do this.

And if you go through the process and find you aren’t eligible for the Age Pension, Retirement Essentials will give you 100% of your application fee back. Full terms and conditions are available on the Retirement Essentials website.

What do you get?

  • A clear understanding of Centrelink’s requirements
  • All forms filled out correctly
  • Support to ensure you get all that you’re entitled to
  • Age Pension Specialists are available to chat online or over the phone
  • A full money back guarantee

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Media Super does not recommend, endorse or accept responsibility for this product or service. A copy of the Retirement Essentials Terms & Conditions, Financial Services Guide and Privacy Policy is available at Media Super does not accept liability for any loss or damage caused by the products and services provided by Retirement Essentials. Media Super does not receive any commissions from this organisation as a result of members using their products and services.