TITLE

Trends Drive Opportunities for Financial Planning for Women

AUTHOR(S)
Eikmeier, Barbara J.
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Financial Planning;Apr2007 Supplement, Vol. 20, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses financial planning for women. After the "New York Times" announced that the majority of women in the United States are living without a spouse, financial planners realized they must adapt their business to the financial challenges facing women. These challenges include the fact that women typically earn less than men, work fewer years than men, and live five years longer than men. Financial planners serving women must realize the differences between the way men and women manage their money.
ACCESSION #
24689930

 

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