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Preparing for retirement as a single woman
Published Monday, March 5, 2018 4:15PM MST
The 2018 federal budget notes that female seniors experience more financial hardship than male.
Research has found women are 1.5 times more likely than men to live in poverty after retirement, due to a number of social and other factors.
Jim Yih, founder of RetireHappy.ca, discussed how retirement planning should be nuanced for single-person households, women, and couples in their senior years.