Women are facing a retirement crisis

July 2022

When it comes to retirement, women and men are not on equal footing. Women have just 70% of the overall retirement income men have as a result of a number of factors, including the gender pay gap and less access than men have to employer-sponsored retirement plans.

This gap in retirement security is top-of-mind for women nearing retirement age: a recent AARP survey found 25% of women age 50–64 are not at all confident they will have enough money to live comfortably throughout their retirement years.

Read the Insights Report to learn more.

Back to WVOEE Main Page