More than half of women who work hold management and professional jobs, 95% of them say they are the financial decision-makers in their households, and a significant portion of them are likely to be single during their retirement years.

Those are just several reasons financial advisors should spend time educating women about annuities when helping them plan for retirement, according to study that the Insured Retirement Institute published earlier this week.

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