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

December 2009
Journal of Financial Planning;Dec2009, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p12
Academic Journal
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.


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