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December 22, 2016 | Reverse Mortgage Daily

How Reverse Mortgages Protect Women’s Retirement from Major Life Events

By: Alana Stramowski

Due to the fact that women live longer than men and that women still are only making 79 cents for every dollar men make, they have a more difficult time achieving retirement security. Even with statistics not in their favor, women do still have options when it comes to financially securing themselves as they age.

October 7, 2016 |

Three Takes on How to Invest that $150,000 You've Saved for Retirement

By: Erin E. Arvedlund

You saved your pennies and squirreled away $150,000 for retirement. Now, how do you invest the money? We asked three financial advisers what they believe is the best use of those savings. (For the purposes of this article, they're investing cash.)

March 13, 2016 |

Taking Charge of Finance Can Help African Americans Retire

By: Erin E. Arvedlund

The Insight Center for Community Economic Development, a nonprofit in Oakland, CA, found that single women of color are the biggest group of Americans with either zero or negative net worth. "We want to help close the gap as much as possible. The way to do that is through education," said Wright.

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What Women Want (in a Financial Advisor)

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