Women Over 65 Are Twice as Likely to Live in Poverty
David A. Littell
The gender wage gap is a persistent problem that's taking a long time to solve. The fact is that on average, women earn about 78 cents for each dollar brought in by men. And, new data suggest that this is having a significant effect on the state of women's finances in retirement.
Belli, Gina, "Women Over 65 Are Twice as Likely to Live in Poverty" (2015). In the News. 113.