Advocates say more women need financial independence ‘We really do need that extra leg up’

    Kim Krushell got a crash course in money management as a little girl. It had nothing to do with her own piggy bank. She learned by witnessing the struggles of her own mother and grandmother.

    “My mother went through a divorce. My stepdad got a lawyer and she got emotional, and financially it was really hard on her,” Krushell recalled. “It took her a lot of years to come back from that.”

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