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Date: June, 2016

  • In the NewsJune 30, 2016

    Women Lag Men in Retirement Savings, But They Have One Big Advantage

    “When it comes to retirement savings, women lag behind men. According to a new report by the National Institute on Retirement Security (NIRS), retired women aged 65 and older are 80 percent more likely to be impoverished than their male counterparts. Retired women aged 75 or older are three times more likely than men to be […]

  • In the NewsJune 3, 2016

    For Many Women, Adequate Pensions Are Still a Far Reach

    “Her mother, who taught in a one-room schoolhouse in the hills of Kentucky a century ago, had some words of wisdom for Adna Bert Baldwin: A woman should be independent and have money to pay her own way. Ms. Baldwin, 81, took that advice seriously. She married young, to her high school sweetheart, but followed […]