It seems like nearly every month, there’s more bad news about the finances of women. A host of new research shows just how behind men we are when it comes to money.
We still don’t earn as much as they do, even right out of college, earning $4 less an hour even at the start of our careers. Our retirement savings aren’t what they should be. And because we live longer on average than men, that means most of us will feel the pinch from the double whammy of trying to stretch out our sub-par savings well into our dotage.