Other Resources

Visit these additional resources for more information on our issues.

Equal Pay

Despite legal protections against discrimination, women today only make 80 cents for every dollar men earn. Over a woman’s lifetime, the wage gap results not only in lost wages, but also reduced pensions and savings. Learn more about the gender wage gap and what you can do to help eliminate it.

Paid Leave and Family-Friendly Workplaces

Establishing effective work-family policies and practices will make workplaces fairer and help women achieve economic security. Read more about the need for paid sick and family leave, and find useful tools for advocates.   

Higher Education and Training

Help ensure that low-income women and other disadvantaged students are successful in completing an educational or training credential. Explore the data and learn more about best practices here.

Going to College

Navigating higher education systems might seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are resources to help you locate colleges or universities, choose a degree or training program, and learn about and apply for financial aid.

Career Search

There are many exciting careers to choose from, so it’s important to seek out information to help you make an informed decision. Below you’ll find resources that will help you explore careers, compare job growth outlooks, learn about wage standards, and much more.