Women’s Equality Day: Financial Equality for Women in the Workplace and at Home

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Calling all champions of Women’s Equality! Join us on X for an engaging #CreditChat devoted to breaking barriers and promoting financial equality for women. Let’s empower and support one another in achieving greater economic independence and success!

Topic: Women’s Equality Day: Financial Equality for Women in the Workplace and at Home

When: Wednesday, August 23, 2023 at 3 p.m. ET.

Where: Join the live hashtag discussion

The panel will include: Joyce Brewer: Emmy award-winning TV Journalist, Podcaster and Founder of MommyTalkShow.com; Marsha Horton Barnes: Founder of The Finance Bar and host of The Money Wellness Podcast; Tiffany Grant MBA, AFC®, SHRM-CP: Financial Wellness Curator and Founder of Money Talk With Tiff; Barbara Ginty: CFP® and founder of Planancial.com; April Stewart: Personal Finance Expert and Money Coach at AprilTheMoneyCoach.comBeverly Harzog: Credit Card Expert and Consumer Finance Analyst for U.S. News and World Report; Rod Griffin:Senior Director, Consumer Education and Advocacy, Experian, Jennifer White: Consumer Education and Advocacy Team, and Christina Roman: Consumer Education and Advocacy Manager at Experian.

Gift Card Giveaway

Enter here for a chance to win a $50 Amazon gift card! We will be announcing a winner at the end of the chat. Entry Period: Raffle open now and closes at the end of this chat at 4 p.m. ET. Complete rules here.

Questions will be posted here shortly.

1. How do you define financial equality for women and why is it an important topic to discuss on Women’s Equality Day?
2. How does achieving financial equality for women not only benefit them individually but also contribute to broader societal and economic growth?
3. What are some common barriers or challenges that women face regarding career advancement and pay equality?
4. How do societal expectations and gender norms impact women’s decisions regarding their career paths and financial independence?
5. How can individuals and organizations contribute to bridging the gap and ensuring fair compensation for all employees regardless of gender?
6. What are some unique hurdles that single mothers face achieving financial equality in the workplace and at home?
7. Beyond the workplace, how does the division of unpaid labor and responsibilities at home influence financial equality and overall well-being?
8. What steps can couples or families take to ensure a more equitable distributions of financial responsibilities and decision-making within the household?
9. How do the financial responsibilities and challenges faced by women in the sandwich generation impact their ability to plan for their own retirement and financial well-being?
10. Where do you find allies and mentors that can help you achieve financial equality both in the workplace and at home?

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