It happened just before 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 1800 block of West Tioga Street.
Police say a woman, who had just received a sizeable monetary settlement, let word slip to others that she had money.
Police say not that long after the conversation, two armed men, at least one wearing a mask, followed her to the home and robbed her.
The thieves reportedly stole approximately $39,000.
The suspects fled on foot west on Tioga Street.
There is no description of the suspects at this time.
No injuries were reported.