MINORITY WOMEN AND
RETIREMENT INCOME

WISER’s mission is to improve the long-term financial security of all women through education and advocacy. WISER supports women’s opportunities to secure adequate retirement income through research, workshops, and partnerships.

This report was written by

Cindy Hounsell and WISER Senior Fellows, Laurel Beedon and Rusty Toler. Suzanne Scruggs, Cheryl Gannon, Lara Hinz and Vickie Elisa also contributed. Thanks to Donna Purchase for her encouragement and advocacy for WISER programs including the pilot prison program with the U.S. Bureau of Prisons and the Age-Friendly DC Financial Security Task Force…..