Women typically earn less yet live longer than men, which suggests they need a different financial plan. Here are 13 strategies to ensure a comfortable retirement
But women need greater equity exposure to reach their goals than men of a comparable age, given their lower lifetime earnings and greater longevity.
Eleanor Blayney suggests a simple formula for determining how much of your portfolio to put in stocks: 120 or 115 minus your age, vs. 110 for men.
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