How Women Can Increase Odds of Saving Enough for Retirement

Pursuing financial literacy and taking advantage of savings opportunities, such as employer-offered 401(k)s, can give women saving for retirement a leg up.

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Women today are still vastly underpaid, and often underappreciated, compared to men in similar lines of work. These issues, along with others, contribute to women facing bigger challenges when it comes to saving for their retirement. Let’s explore how they can be empowered to take control of their finances.

First, what are the unique financial challenges women face today?

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Jay Dorso
Financial Educator and President, Quality Senior Benefits, LLC

Jay Dorso has more than 25 years of experience in the financial industry. At Quality Senior Benefits, Jay specializes in helping seniors with every area of retirement planning. From Medicare plans to insurance and long-term care, Jay helps set his clients up for success in retirement. Quality Senior Benefits is an independent firm that offers a wide range of insurance and financial services products.