With longer life expectancies than men, women will live more years in retirement and have a greater chance of exhausting other sources of income.
For many women their biggest fear is that they will be penniless and homeless in their old age and unable to afford food, shelter, and medical care.
If you are married one of you will become widowed and usually it is the woman who is the surviving spouse.
Money is a very important part of the marital partnership.
Police in Warwick, Rhode Island have released a mugshot of Boston bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev‘s widow Katherine Russell dating back to 2007.
Whenever there is a life event such as a marriage, divorce, death, birth or a significant birthday you need to review and update the beneficiary designations on your various accounts.
No one goes into a marriage thinking about being widowed, but there are things you should do to prepare yourself for the possibility of going it alone.
Before you say “I do” again you need to start thinking like Donald Trump!
Women represent almost 60% of all Social Security beneficiaries age 62 and older and approximately 70% of all beneficiaries age 85 and older.
No one goes into a marriage thinking about being widowed.