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Join WISER for the White House Conference on Aging Webinar

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WISER is excited to join the White House Conference on Aging for its upcoming webinar, "Retirement Security: Best Practices for a Secure Retirement." The webinar will take place on April 23rd at 3pm EST. Speakers include Cindy Hounsell, WISER; J. Mark Iwry, U.S. Treasury; David Laibson, Harvard University; and Nora Super, Executive Director of the WHCoA. To join, click here and register by April 22nd.

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Guest Blog: The Importance of Social Security for Women

Women live longer than men, yet will often retire earlier and with smaller pensions and fewer assets. They are, therefore, at a higher risk of outliving their retirement savings than men. In our newest blog, guest blog author Carolyn W. Colvin, Acting Commissioner for Social Security Administration discusses the importance of Social Security for women. This feature is part of our joint efforts in the Campaign for a Secure Retirement.

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WISER Newsletter Winter 2015

How to Find a Financial Adviser
Financial planning can feel overwhelming, regardless of income, or financial knowledge. For many, the idea of finding a financial planner seems equally challenging. In this issue, we take you through the process and the information you need to find a planner.

WISER Featured on CBS Evening News

In case you missed it, WISER President, Cindy Hounsell was recently featured on the CBS Evening News in a report on why women struggle to save for retirement. Click here to read the article and watch the clip.

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