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Women have emerged as financial breadwinners but have fallen behind in their own economic confidence. (credit: Jin Lee/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Study: Majority Of Women Becoming Primary Breadwinners

A majority of women have emerged as primary breadwinners despite a large lack of confidence in their own financial decisions, according to Prudential Financial’s 7th biennial study of the “Financial Experience & Behaviors Among Women.”


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Job Growth In Virginia Was Stronger In 2011 Than Expected

Virginia saw stronger job growth in 2011 than first estimated, with eight of the state’s industrial sectors adding jobs last year, the Virginia Employment Commission said Monday.