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August 18, 2017 | Insurance News Net Magazine

Advisors Need To Better Engage Female Clients On Retirement

By: Brian O'Connell

A new study spotlights the uphill climb females and their financial advisors face while planning for retirement. Just 18 percent of retirement-age women are informed on how to make a nest egg last in retirement (compared to 35 percent of similarly-aged men).

August 1, 2017 | Insurance News Net Magazine

The Forgotten Generation X

By: Jocelyn Wright

In 2016, The American College State Farm Center for Women and Financial Services released “5 Ways to Help Gen X Women Achieve Their Financial Goals.” It states that Generation X women are focused on reducing debt, driven largely by mortgages, while trying to save for their children’s college education and for retirement.

July 27, 2017 | Financial Advisor Magazine

4 Out Of 5 Older Women Flunk This Retirement Literacy Quiz

By: Christopher Robbins

What older women don’t know about retirement could certainly hurt them. Both men and women display startling low financial literacy, but women passed a simple test of financial knowledge at half the rate of men, according to a study focusing on Americans of retirement age.