Pages with topic "Superannuation"
A major new report from the Australian Services Union (ASU) has highlighted the continued and growing inequity women workers face when it comes to saving for retirement.
When women take time out of the paid workforce, change jobs or reduce their working hours for the sake of caregiving responsibilities, take home pay is the immediate price to pay. However, there’s a more insidious and hidden cost: superannuation and retir…
28 Jun 2016 : Closing the gender pay gap starts with your super
Superannuation fund Equipsuper recently announced it would pay superannuation guarantee contributions to its employees’ super accounts during paid and unpaid parental leave.
Analysis of the changes to superannuation legislation announced by the Turnbull federal government has revealed it will create even greater inequity in retirement for women by discouraging their own contributions to the retirement savings.
3 Mar 2014 : Super women: check your super on IWD
With 90 per cent of women retiring with inadequate superannuation, women are urged to check how they can optimise their super this International Women's Day (IWD).
3 Mar 2014 : 'Inspiring change': International Women's Day 2014
International Women’s Day (IWD) provides women, often divided by national boundaries and cultural, economic and political differences, with an opportunity to come together and celebrate. It is also a day that challenges all Australians to decide the legac…