Swan Success Finding Peace and Confidence Women have to face many different financial realities than men. They typically live longer than men, making their retirement needs greater and more critical. Many also take themselves out of the workforce during their prime professional years, either to care for children, aging parents or trending today, both scenarios. Because of this, most women lack robust pensions or contributions to an IRA or 401(k). In my opinion, challenges are merely opportunities to find inner strength. In my opinion, challenges are merely opportunities to find inner strength. I love when a client understands for the first time that she can do it on her own. It's my goal to help women understand that the tenacity, resourcefulness, and intelligence that they need to thrive resides within them. Those traits weren’t relinquished in divorce papers or buried with a loved one. It is amazing to see what happens once a client unlocks their skills, and it's the reason why I fight so hard every day to inspire each client's unique Swan Story.