TITLE

Women Expect to Live Longer, But Save the Same as Men

PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Financial Planning;Dec2009, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on several surveys which explore the retirement income and savings of several employees in the U.S. Surveys showed that only 50 percent of men are expected to reach their mid-80s while 65 percent of women are expected to live at the age of 85. However, women are expected to earn the same amount for retirement as men. It further discusses the results of the survey conducted by TheMint.org. which is a financial literacy web site.
ACCESSION #
46794650

 

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