Moms Increasingly Top Breadwinners, Thanks to Decline of Marriage

In 4 of 10 families, moms are the top earners, thanks to wage gains and the rise of single motherhood.

Sheryl Sandberg of Facebook delivers a keynote during the Digital Life Design conference (DLD) at HVB Forum on January 24, 2012 in Munich, Germany. (Nadine Rupp/Getty Images)

Sheryl Sandberg of Facebook delivers a keynote during the Digital Life Design conference in 2012 in Munich, Germany.

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