Time for single, divorced, & widowed boomer women to invest for retirement

In “6 ways boomer women can get retirement savings on track” Melody Juge gives advice to single, divorced or widowed boomer women. She provides excellent advice at http://www.marketwatch.com/story/6-ways-boomer-women-can-get-retirement-savings-on-track-2014-10-22?page=1. My students discovered you can start an IRA at Schwab for only $100. With the dramatic drop in the price of gas, you can find the money to get started in less than a month.