Archives April 2015

27
Apr

When Does The Pay Gap Start?

At Financial Nutrition, we have the unique opportunity to work with girls and women of different ages, from teenagers on up. What we learn about the younger age groups informs our work with the older set, and vice versa.┬áBecause when it comes to money, we always say, it’s not just about money. Take salary negotiations, …

20
Apr

Nothing is Certain Except …

If you’re a woman and it’s April, the hits just keep coming! First off, April is Financial Literacy Month. Studies continue to show that women are less financially literate and confident than men, so that’s fun. Then April 14 we had Equal Pay Day, commemorating the gender wage gap. Even more fun. And last week, …

13
Apr

Equal Pay Day, Again

What is Equal Pay Day? Interesting idea. It is the date that shows how far into the year (in addition to the previous year) that women must work to earn what men earned the previous year. This year, it is April 14. Quite a coincidence, given that April is also Financial Literacy Month. We have …