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Fintech Australia says the sector should set a minimum benchmark for paid parental leave of 12 weeks

- September 16, 2021 2 MIN READ

FinTech Australia has released an industry policy featuring guidance after consulting with the sector, setting out best practice for parental leave entitlements. The policy says employers should offer 12-week paid parental leave at full pay, including superannuation, with partners entitled to two weeks parental leave at full pay. Under the Fair Work Act, employees (including… Read more »

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Paid Parental Leave for Startups & Micro Business Owners

- May 8, 2013 5 MIN READ

It’s a topic close to my heart – as I have a wife with an overdue baby in her belly as I type, and we both have small businesses to keep ticking over once our son arrives – every little bit helps when you want to take some time with a new member of the family (without letting all of the hard work put into building a business waste away by inattention at the same time).