September 19, 2017
"Sallie Krawcheck, Co-founder and CEO of Ellevest, discusses the company's latest $34.6 million funding round and how that money will be used to build the latest addition to the platform. Ellevest Ascent will provide users with a financial advisors they can speak with. We talk with Krawcheck, who spent years working in the male-dominated finance industry, about her mostly female-led company and the importance of diversity in the workplace. Cheddar Host Tim Stenovec talks with Krawcheck about the discussions that he and his new wife have had when planning for retirement. Noting that women live 5 to 6 years longer than men on average, Krawcheck encourages Tim's wife to come to Ellevest because the focus is on closing the investing gap between men and women and helping women reach their retirement goals. "