Women nearly twice as likely to retire in poverty

2015-04-14T21:29:06-07:00April 14th, 2015|Categories: Retirement|Tags: , , |

The promise of America from one generation to the next is a simple one: After a lifetime of hard and rewarding work, Americans can expect to enjoy a secure retirement. But for a growing number of us, especially women, making good on that promise has become nearly impossible. As we mark Equal Pay Day on April 14, it’s important to recognize that gender discrimination in pay isn’t just a workplace issue. When women make only 78 cents to every [...]