Women Alone in Retirement

Bradley, Susan K.
September 2001
Journal of Financial Planning;Sep2001, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p32
Academic Journal
This article focuses on the services that could be provided by financial planners to retiring women clients. Retirement can be a lonely time for women, particularly so if health or finances becomes questionable. Financial planners are in a unique position to first spot difficulties and offer some guidance to their clients as they work their way through retirement. Aside from financial planning, other extended services could be offered by planners. For instance, planners could help in the formation of support system for their clients. Such would not only create a new revenue resource but more importantly provide opportunity to be of help to clients through the more demanding phase of their lives.


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