By now, you’ve probably heard enough about the importance of saving for retirement. But did you know that Canadian women need to save more money than men for their nest eggs? In this gallery, we look at the “gender retirement gap” — listing all the reasons why women need to sock away more savings and how you can get started saving for your golden years.
How Much Do You Need to Save For Retirement?
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The Gender Retirement Gap is Real
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Women Live Longer
Women Earn Less Than Men
Women More Often Experience Career Disruption
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Women Tend to Play It Safe
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