There are actions women can take to achieve increased wealth accumulation.
Invest your savings for workplace retirements accounts but set up investing accounts once you have an adequate emergency fund. Your cash and bank accounts provide liquidity but leaving all your savings in zero or low interest-bearing accounts will not keep pace with inflation longer term.
Women tend to be better investors than men. According to a 2017 Fidelity study, women are better investors than men but don’t realize they are. Only 9% of women believe they could outperform men with respect to investor returns, in reality women performed 0.4 percent better in investment returns than men.