Younger women are more likely to be household breadwinners, Wells Fargo survey finds

Millennial and Gen X women are more likely to be the primary household earner than women from older generations, according to a Wells Fargo survey released earlier this month.

Ashley Cahill, a Wells Fargo financial adviser, said women also are playing a major role in what to do with that income.

“Women are good investors,” Cahill said. “They like to understand the investment plan we’ve set up and the goals for those assets, and if we’re meeting them. They can hold that and track it over time,…