How To Plan For a Financially Secure Life in the Event of a Partner’s Death

How To Plan For a Financially Secure Life in the Event of a Partner’s Death

The American College of Financial Services
GoBankingRates
October 26, 2021

As women are a still-growing and often underserved portion of the financial services client pool, a big question faced by many women in their later years is what happens to them if their partner passes away before them. In such situations, studies show a majority of women end up leaving their current financial advisors due to interpersonal and communication issues.

Hilary Fiorella, Executive Director of The College’s Center for Women in Financial Services, says there are some steps women can take to be more secure, including beginning to take part in financial conversations now. Get the full interview with her from GoBankingRates and their “Financially Savvy Female” column.