Women of all races bring home less income and own fewer assets, on average, than men of the same race, but for single black women the disparities are so overwhelmingly great that even in their prime working years thei rmedian wealth amounts to only $5.
A leading economic research group, social scientists turned a spotlight on the grave financial challenges facing an often overlooked group of women, many of whom could not take an unpaid sick day or repair a major appliance without going into debt.
Join us on the radio, as our guests, Sam Stephenson, CPA – Partner with ParenteBeard and Howard Russell – Partner with Opus Acquisitions Group talk with Ola Jackson in this month’s Direct Male Segment. We will discuss the study, putting into perspective and discuss practical steps to getting on track!
This podcast made me get my butt in gear and take a close look at how and why I spend money. Thanks for sharing!
Very interesting story, a heart-breaking $5! Educating ourselves to build wealth is so key.
Thanks for bringing this information to light.