Career breaks carry a pension punishment for working mothers
Working mothers who take a career break of five years to care for their children could see the value of their pension fund fall by almost a third.
Working mothers who take a career break of five years to care for their children could see the value of their pension fund fall by almost a third, according to a study by IFG Corporate Pensions.
"Many women in the Irish workforce are simply not aware of what the long-term financial impact of having a family will be on their retirement provision," said Samantha McConnell of IFG Corporate Pensions.
"In our experience, couples, when making...
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