While they may lack confidence in their overall financial knowledge, some women still see saving for retirement as their No. 1 financial priority.
In 2012, 401(k) plan participants held 36% of their assets in diversified equities and another 13% in company stock, according to Spectrem in Chicago.
The IRS is changing some of the limits for retirement plans because the cost-of-living index met the adjustment trigger.
Forty percent of employees are living paycheck to paycheck, marking a decrease from 42% in 2011 and 46% in 2008, CareerBuilder survey says.