The median amount that LGBT survey participants have saved is $150,000, 17 percent, of the $900,000 they expect to need. The average American has saved about 13 percent of the anticipated needed amount, according to the Wells Fargo study.
State and federal laws are no perfect match for gay and lesbian couples.Read More
Bon Secours Virginia Health System has found that permitting employees to modify their schedules reduces their anxiety and stress.Read More
On June 22, the Department of Labor issued Administrator's Interpretation No. 2010-3, clarifying whether parents who have no biological or legal relationship with a child may still be eligible to take leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act to care for him or her.Read More
Some employers extend the same retirement planning options to gay and heterosexual couples. But same-sex partners still must cope with more retirement and end-of-life complexities, including higher taxes.Read More
California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed into law a bill that recognizes same-sex marriages entered into in other states.Read More