Women and Social Security

Ever since a legal secretary named Ida May Fuller received the first retirement benefit check in 1940, women have been counting on Social Security to provide much-needed retirement income. Social Security provides other important benefits too, including disability and survivor’s benefits, that can help women of all ages and their family members ...

Women and Money: Taking Control of Your Finances

As a woman, you have financial needs that are unique to your situation in life. Perhaps you would like to buy your first home. Maybe you need to start saving for your child’s college education. Or you might be concerned about planning for retirement. Whatever your circumstances may be, it’s important to have a clear understanding of your overall financial position ...

Women’s Financial Goals

Putney Financial Group understand that many women, in addition to holding down demanding jobs, are the primary caregivers to children and often aging parents. Women are household organizers and cleaners. They are food shippers, menu planners and cooks. That old adage; men ...

Five Key Investment Strategies for Women

Women work longer and retire later than men, so they need to adjust their portfolios accordingly. Women are likely to have earned less in their working years, but they end up as ultimate winners: They live longer than male spouses and inherit it all  ...

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