Women & Money

The Pandemic Has Set Gender Parity Back: But We Can Fix That
Women & Money

The Pandemic Has Set Gender Parity Back: But We Can Fix That

Our economy has entered a “she-cession,” with job losses and caregiving pressures hitting women hard. But there are some things we can do to work on t…
March 30, 2021
8 Tips for Raising Financially Independent Daughters Today
Women & Money

8 Tips for Raising Financially Independent Daughters Today

In honor of Women’s History Month, one woman who fought her way up the ladder in the male-dominated world of finance shares how she used what she lear…
March 11, 2021
New Financial Challenges for Women with Marguerita Cheng
Women & Money

New Financial Challenges for Women with Marguerita Cheng

The COVID-19 pandemic and accompanying recession have been particularly hard on women, who've lost millions of jobs. Financial planner Marguerita Chen…
March 8, 2021
Love and Money with Financial Planner Mari Adam
Getting Married

Love and Money with Financial Planner Mari Adam

Financial planner Mari Adam helps couples work together to have a good relationship with each other – and their finances. Also, some twists for 2020 t…
February 25, 2021
A Talk With Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz
Women & Money

A Talk With Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz

Investing is the key to building a nest egg that will last a long lifetime, says Schwab-Pomerantz.
January 27, 2021

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Getting Married or Moving In Together? Time to Talk About Money
Starting a Family

Getting Married or Moving In Together? Time to Talk About Money

Sharing a life means it’s time to talk finances.
December 22, 2020
Flying Solo: 5 Financial Strategies Every Single Woman Should Know
Women & Money

Flying Solo: 5 Financial Strategies Every Single Woman Should Know

Are you doing all that you can to ensure your financial future will be secure? See if you are on track, or whether there’s an area (or two) where you …
November 16, 2020
Women, Invest in Yourself
Women & Money

Women, Invest in Yourself

Morningstar's Christine Benz tells women to match investment risk to their longer life expectancy.
October 1, 2020
Take Charge of Your Portfolios, Ladies
Coronavirus and Your Money

Take Charge of Your Portfolios, Ladies

When it comes to investing, too many women learn the hard way that disengaging is a mistake.
September 14, 2020
Fresh Voices in Personal Finance
Women & Money

Fresh Voices in Personal Finance

An impressive number of young women have entered the personal finance field via blogs, websites and social media.
August 26, 2020
Small-Business Owners Terrified of Keeping PPP Money Face Deadline Today
business

Small-Business Owners Terrified of Keeping PPP Money Face Deadline Today

The rules of the Paycheck Protection Program keep changing. And the latest rules change has some business owners thinking about giving their money bac…
May 19, 2020
5 Bear Market Lessons Learned from 20 Years as a Financial Adviser
retirement

5 Bear Market Lessons Learned from 20 Years as a Financial Adviser

When stock markets are tanking, jumping, shaking and diving, here's what works for investors and retirement savers, and what doesn't.
April 15, 2020
The Yellen Era, Chapter Two
Economic Forecasts

The Yellen Era, Chapter Two

The markets did not want extreme progressive acolytes steering economic policy. That worry has faded.
January 16, 2020
Advice From Confident Investors
investing

Advice From Confident Investors

Take advantage of publications, podcasts, adult ed classes and other resources, including family members.
November 26, 2019
5 Surprising Facts to Know About Retirement
retirement

5 Surprising Facts to Know About Retirement

Check out some often-overlooked retirement planning facts of life that everyone should be aware of.
November 12, 2019
How to Be a Confident Investor
investing

How to Be a Confident Investor

You don’t have to be an expert. Start with your employer’s retirement savings plan.
August 29, 2019
10 Top Stocks That Show Gender Diversity Counts
investing

10 Top Stocks That Show Gender Diversity Counts

Data shows that if you want to generate alpha and outperform the major indexes, some of the top stocks to buy are companies that practice gender diver…
August 12, 2019
Nina Olson: The Softer Side of the IRS
taxes

Nina Olson: The Softer Side of the IRS

The national taxpayer advocate, who’s retiring soon, gives frustrated taxpayers a voice.
June 6, 2019
Sleeping Your Way to the Top (Or Bottom)
retirement

Sleeping Your Way to the Top (Or Bottom)

What's going on with office romances these days? How prevalent are they? And just how dangerous can they be for your career?
April 15, 2019
Financial Challenges Facing Women
Caregiving

Financial Challenges Facing Women

An expert weighs in on the unique issues women face when planning for retirement.
March 25, 2019
Countdown to Retirement: 10 Years Away
retirement

Countdown to Retirement: 10 Years Away

For a smooth ride to retirement, take these financial steps when you have 10 years to go.
January 3, 2019
Do You Need Life Insurance in Retirement?
life insurance

Do You Need Life Insurance in Retirement?

One form of life insurance that may be worth investigating for its tax advantages and estate benefits is an indexed universal life policy.
December 21, 2018
Timeshare Nightmares: Don't Let This Happen to You
Travel

Timeshare Nightmares: Don't Let This Happen to You

Hours-long, pressure-filled timeshare encounters leave two couples in tears. Consumers can learn a lot from their stories. Here's what to know about t…
December 10, 2018
A Money Smart Divorce
retirement

A Money Smart Divorce

Whether your divorce is amicable or rancorous enough to inspire a country music song, it’s important to pay attention to taxes when dividing your asse…
November 1, 2018
The 5 Things People Ask Potential Advisers and Why They Are Wrong
retirement

The 5 Things People Ask Potential Advisers and Why They Are Wrong

Finding the right financial planner takes more thought than asking the same old questions. Here's where people are going wrong, and what they should a…
October 11, 2018