An independent wealth management adviser will discuss women and money during a Wednesday meeting of the Altrusa Club of Oak Ridge.
The presentation by Aleen “Ali” Swofford is titled “Women and Money—Taking Charge of Your Financial Future.”
The meeting will take place at the Oak Ridge Utility District office conference facility at 120 S. Jefferson Circle.
“Women often face unique financial challenges that their male counterparts don’t,” Swofford said in a press release. “They have longer life expectancies, and may have less income and therefore reduced savings as they head into retirement. Women are also more likely to take a career break at some point to be a caretaker, and we tend to invest too conservatively.” [Read more…]