Unique Issues You Face

The statistics are staggering, making planning now more important than ever!

  • Women are out of the workforce for 11 years on average, due to child rearing, affecting your future social security benefits and contributions to retirement accounts.

  • The average age of widowhood is 56, affecting 75 percent of women.

  • Women usually live seven years longer than men on average and need to have 20 percent more in retirement funds to maintain a desired lifestyle.

  • Eight out of ten women will have to make financial decisions due to divorce or death of a spouse.

  • About 25 percent of women go through their spouse's life insurance death benefit in two months due to a lack of planning.