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Can You Afford to Lose $11,000?

What would you do with $11,000? Women today earn, on average, just .77 cents for every dollar a man earns. That adds up to approximately $11,000 per year. The wage gap isn’t shrinking. Women’s pay for equal work has been…

News from Around the Web

There’s lots of women-related news to report. And just when I was excited that two important pieces of legislation were reintroduced, wait until you read about the legislation introduced in New Mexico… On Tuesday, Senators Patrick Leahy and Mike Crapo…

Simple Ways to Help Working Mothers

It seems like everyone is talking about working mothers right now. That’s great if it brings attention to the legislation and workplace policies like equal pay, paid sick leave, parental leave, affordable childcare and flexibility that are necessary to improve work…

If I Were Santa

If I were Santa, I’d be making my list and checking it twice. And here are the gifts I would give: For Our Daughters: The gift of self-esteem and positive role models The mass media perpetuates a message that women…