- Self-employed women have inadequate super
- Today's business owners facing pension poverty
- Many ignore super until it's "too little, to late"
THOUSANDS of young businesswomen are facing poverty in old age, with less than half contributing to superannuation, research shows.
Many Australian female business owners will outlive their savings and be unable to sustain current lifestyles in retirement, according to a survey conducted by the Australian Women Chamber of Commerce & Industry (AWCCI).