Women Expect To Work Past Retirement Age. Here’s How They Can Close the Gap | NBC News Now

Updated : Oct 15, 2019 in Articles

Women Expect To Work Past Retirement Age. Here’s How They Can Close the Gap | NBC News Now


INVESTORS ARE VOTING ON WHICH COMPANIES ARE RUNNING THEMSELVES COMPANIES ARE RUNNING THEMSELVES WELL AND WHICH COMPANIES ARE NOT WELL AND WHICH COMPANIES ARE NOT AND THEY ARE PENALIZING AND THEY ARE PENALIZING COMPANIES WHICH ARE NOT COMPANIES WHICH ARE NOT NECESSARILY DOING THE RIGHT NECESSARILY DOING THE RIGHT THING. THING.>>A NEW SURVEY FROM THE FED IS>>A NEW SURVEY FROM THE FED IS MAKING SERIES WAVES FOR THE MAKING SERIES WAVES FOR THE FIRST TIME MORE WOMEN THAN MEN FIRST TIME MORE WOMEN THAN MEN BELIEVE THEY ARE GOING TO BE BELIEVE THEY ARE GOING TO BE WORKING WELL INTO THEIR WORKING WELL INTO THEIR RETIREMENT YEARS. RETIREMENT YEARS. 54% OF THE WOMEN SURVEYED THINK 54% OF THE WOMEN SURVEYED THINK THEY WILL CONTINUE TO WORK PAST THEY WILL CONTINUE TO WORK PAST THE AGE OF 62. THE AGE OF 62. OVER ONE THIRD OF THEM SAY THEY OVER ONE THIRD OF THEM SAY THEY WILL BE WORKING PAST THE AGE OF WILL BE WORKING PAST THE AGE OF 67. 67. WHO EXACTLY ARE WE TALKING WHO EXACTLY ARE WE TALKING ABOUT? ABOUT? SOME WOMEN, THEY JUST CANNOT SOME WOMEN, THEY JUST CANNOT AFFORD TO RETIRE YET. AFFORD TO RETIRE YET. NOT WORKING IS NOT AN OPTION. NOT WORKING IS NOT AN OPTION. ALSO, THERE ARE THOSE IN ALSO, THERE ARE THOSE IN PROFESSIONAL JOBS LIKE LAWYERS PROFESSIONAL JOBS LIKE LAWYERS OR PROFESSORS WHO WANT TO OR PROFESSORS WHO WANT TO CONTINUE WORKING BECAUSE EITHER CONTINUE WORKING BECAUSE EITHER THEY LOVE THEIR JOBS OR OUT OF A THEY LOVE THEIR JOBS OR OUT OF A SENSE OF CUT. SENSE OF CUT. AND HERE’S WHAT ELSE. AND HERE’S WHAT ELSE. WOMEN NEED MORE IN THE BANK WOMEN NEED MORE IN THE BANK BEFORE THEY RETIRE. BEFORE THEY RETIRE. JUST TO COVER HEALTH CARE COSTS JUST TO COVER HEALTH CARE COSTS A SINGLE WOMAN RETIRED NEEDS A SINGLE WOMAN RETIRED NEEDS AROUND $150,000. AROUND $150,000. FOR MEN IT IS JUST $135,000. FOR MEN IT IS JUST $135,000. AND YOU WILL WANT TO SAVE MUCH AND YOU WILL WANT TO SAVE MUCH MORE TO COVER YOUR OTHER LIVING MORE TO COVER YOUR OTHER LIVING EXPENSES. EXPENSES. BUT THAT’S NOT ALL. BUT THAT’S NOT ALL. WE ALSO NEED TO FACTOR IN THE WE ALSO NEED TO FACTOR IN THE PAY GAP BETWEEN MEN AND WOMEN. PAY GAP BETWEEN MEN AND WOMEN. WOMEN ARE STILL EARNING JUST 82 WOMEN ARE STILL EARNING JUST 82 CENTS ON THE DOLLAR COMPARED TO CENTS ON THE DOLLAR COMPARED TO MEN. MEN. NOT ONLY DO THEY NEED TO SAVE NOT ONLY DO THEY NEED TO SAVE MORE. MORE. IT MIGHT TAKE THEM LONGER TO IT MIGHT TAKE THEM LONGER TO SAVE THAT MUCH. SAVE THAT MUCH. SO WHAT CAN YOU DO TO PREPARE SO WHAT CAN YOU DO TO PREPARE YOURSELF FOR THIS REALITY? YOURSELF FOR THIS REALITY? IT IS IMPORTANT TO REMEMBER THAT IT IS IMPORTANT TO REMEMBER THAT IT IS NEVER TOO EARLY OR TOO IT IS NEVER TOO EARLY OR TOO LATE TO START SAVING. LATE TO START SAVING. AND HERE’S ARE A FEW SIMPLE TIPS AND HERE’S ARE A FEW SIMPLE TIPS TO GET YOURSELF STARTED. TO GET YOURSELF STARTED. TALK SALARY WITH YOUR TALK SALARY WITH YOUR COLLEAGUES. COLLEAGUES. IT IS IMPORTANT INFORMATION THAT IT IS IMPORTANT INFORMATION THAT COULD HELP YOU BETTER UNDERSTAND COULD HELP YOU BETTER UNDERSTAND THE PAY SCALE IN YOUR OWN THE PAY SCALE IN YOUR OWN OFFICE. OFFICE. YOU MIGHT ACTUALLY BE IN A YOU MIGHT ACTUALLY BE IN A POSITION TO ASK FOR A RAISE BUT POSITION TO ASK FOR A RAISE BUT YOU HAVE GOT TO KNOW MORE YOU HAVE GOT TO KNOW MORE INFORMATION. INFORMATION. THEN IT IS TIME TO GET THAT THEN IT IS TIME TO GET THAT MONEY. MONEY. ASK FOR MORE MONEY. ASK FOR MORE MONEY. DO NOT BE AFRAID. DO NOT BE AFRAID. IF YOU ARE DOING YOUR JOB, IT IF YOU ARE DOING YOUR JOB, IT NEVER HURTS TO ASK. NEVER HURTS TO ASK. SOMETIMES WOMEN HAVE A HARDER SOMETIMES WOMEN HAVE A HARDER TIME THAN MEN ASKING FOR THAT TIME THAN MEN ASKING FOR THAT RAISE, THAT RAISE THEY DESERVE. RAISE, THAT RAISE THEY DESERVE. SO DO NOT HOLD BACK. SO DO NOT HOLD BACK. PLEASE, BE YOUR OWN CHAMPION. PLEASE, BE YOUR OWN CHAMPION. THEN THERE IS STUFF YOU CAN DO THEN THERE IS STUFF YOU CAN DO OUTSIDE OF WORK. OUTSIDE OF WORK. FOCUS ON PAYING DOWN DEBT. FOCUS ON PAYING DOWN DEBT. MANY FOLKS WHO CANNOT AFFORD TO MANY FOLKS WHO CANNOT AFFORD TO RETIRE ARE IN TROUBLE BECAUSE OF RETIRE ARE IN TROUBLE BECAUSE OF LINGERING DEBTS. LINGERING DEBTS. IF YOU CAN START PAYING DOWN IF YOU CAN START PAYING DOWN THOSE DEBTS. THOSE DEBTS. AND START INVESTING NOW, MAKE AND START INVESTING NOW, MAKE SURE YOU TAKE ADVANTAGE OF ANY SURE YOU TAKE ADVANTAGE OF ANY BENEFITS YOUR COMPANY PROVIDES BENEFITS YOUR COMPANY PROVIDES LIKE 401K MATCHING, YOU SHOULD LIKE 401K MATCHING, YOU SHOULD ALWAYS BE CONTRIBUTING ENOUGH TO ALWAYS BE CONTRIBUTING ENOUGH TO MAXIMIZE THE MAX FROM YOUR MAXIMIZE THE MAX FROM YOUR COMPANY. COMPANY. THAT IS FREE MONEY. THAT IS FREE MONEY. I WILL MAKE IT PERSONAL FOR A I WILL MAKE IT PERSONAL FOR A MOMENT. MOMENT. TRADITIONALLY, MEN END UP IN TRADITIONALLY, MEN END UP IN INDUSTRIES THAT SIMPLY PAY MORE. INDUSTRIES THAT SIMPLY PAY MORE. I SPENT THE FIRST 14 YEARS OF MY I SPENT THE FIRST 14 YEARS OF MY CAREER WORKING ON WREATH. CAREER WORKING ON WREATH. THAT’S AN INDUSTRY THAT PAYS THAT’S AN INDUSTRY THAT PAYS MORE THAN MOST. MORE THAN MOST. DO YOU KNOW WHO WORKS ON WREATH? DO YOU KNOW WHO WORKS ON WREATH? BOYS? BOYS? IS IT BECAUSE THEY ARE BETTER IS IT BECAUSE THEY ARE BETTER THAN GIRLS? THAN GIRLS? NO, IT’S JUST TRADITION. NO, IT’S JUST TRADITION. IF YOU WANT TO MAKE MORE MONEY, IF YOU WANT TO MAKE MORE MONEY, BREAK TRADITION. BREAK TRADITION. GO INTO THE HIGHER PAYING GO INTO THE HIGHER PAYING INDUSTRIES. INDUSTRIES. IT PAYS OFF. IT PAYS OFF. AND THAT IS BETTER BUSINESS FOR

4 Comments

  • Great. Now, could you tell us how to get women to work at all? Because where I work, women spend most of their time in the coffee room, or on the phone, gossiping gossiping gossiping. Its like they work for an hour each day, and gossip the other seven work hours. And if you kindly tell them to stop babbling and start working, they go mental as only women can! Mental!!!!

  • Your boss isn't responsible for hygiene products and the price it comes with. Buy your own boots. Got two pair six years ago now there's a money tip.

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