A retirement guide for women that the Heinz Family Philanthropies and the Women's Institute for a Secure Retirement issued last week brought to light some startling facts.

Two-thirds of working women earn less than $30,000 a year, most earn only 77 cents to a full-time working man's dollar, and the employers of nearly half don't offer any 401(k) plan.

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