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3,120 Reasons Women Fall Behind In Saving For Retirement

It’s simple math. Women are on average out of the workforce 12 years to care for children or an older relative. That’s 12 years of lost salary, benefits, and savings. To break it down further, that’s 3,120 days of missed work, during which they serve – unpaid – at home raising children or caring for […]

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Quote Of The Week: The High Cost Of Caregiving

“Taking time out from work to care for a loved one can have a serious impact on your finances and your career if you’re not careful. In fact, Met Life found that for someone over 50 who leaves work temporarily to care for a loved one, the average lifetime setback is $303,880, including lost wages […]

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