Like pretty much everything right now, this recession is unprecedented. And it’s amplified the inequalities that already existed for different groups in America. Including millennials, whose incomes still hadn’t recovered from the last recession. Before anyone had heard of COVID-19, millennials already had less wealth than previous generations did at the same age.
And it also puts millennial women – who already earned less, carried more debt, and were less likely to save and invest than men – at even more of a disadvantage. Recent LinkedIn data found that millennial women have been getting a smaller number of available jobs. It’s even worse for women of color, who had fewer opportunities to build wealth as White women.
But there’s more we can do. That’s why we’ve created a Memb’rship program that gives you the info, tools, and encouragement you need to get – and stay – on track with your finances. Becoming a Teal Memb’r of theSkimm gives you access to:
And since we know money is tight for a lot of people, your Memb’rship fee is on us through the end of 2020.
Knowing how much to save is part one of managing your money well. You also need to know what order to tackle things in to put yourself in the best financial position. That’s why – with the help of Certified Financial Planners – we’ve created a goals roadmap. Here’s a sneak peek:
You’ve got a vision for what you want your life to look like: where you’ll live, the places you’ll visit, and what you’ll own. We’ve got info and tools that can help you get closer to making those dreams a reality. Let’s go.
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