Equal Pay Impacts Women's Retirement Income

 

Equal Pay Day (April 2nd) is a date that symbolizes how far into the year women must work to earn what men earned in the previous year. While the wage gap between men and women has declined over the last 20 years, it remains a significant factor in the long-term financial security of women. 

Read WISER's Equal Pay Day press release and check out these 7 Important Facts about Women and Retirement Income. This issue of Engage magazine also features an article by WISER President Cindy Hounsell, Shortchanged: Where is my 19.5 Cents?