The brutal reality is that legislated super contributions alone will not achieve super parity, nor will they allow for a comfortable independent retirement for most Australian women (or even most Australians). There is a lot of talk about this problem, however few offer tangible solutions.
To help women secure their financial future, saving more, effortlessly, is the number one priority. With compound interest, even small amounts every month add up to a lot when you retire. Typically, making extra contributions to your super is complicated, often involving a maze of paperwork — and that’s if it’s even possible with your fund. To enable women to easily make extra contributions to their super, we developed these smart tools: