Forget the Bling, Fork Over the Shares

Haugsted, Linda; Spangler, Todd; Moss, Linda
August 2007
Multichannel News;8/13/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 32, p47
The article cites key survey findings from the U.S. in 2007 indicating that women are more concerned with financial over physical assets. The response from women who took part in the survey sheds light on their interest in investments and their desire to assume greater control over household finances.


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