Calls to extend KiwiSaver contributions beyond the age of 65 for women

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Wed, 8 Dec 2021, 7:42PM
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Calls to extend KiwiSaver contributions beyond the age of 65 for women

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Wed, 8 Dec 2021, 7:42PM

There are calls to have the Government rethink the way KiwiSaver is catered for women specifically.

Auckland University Director of Retirement Policy Susan St John reckons the conventional career path for women is very different to that for men, with motherhood and other responsibilities getting in the way.

She wants government contributions to be extended beyond the age of 65 to make up for lost years.

Susan St John joined Heather du Plessis-Allan.

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