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May 23, 2019

Get Your Spending Off Autopilot: How one woman is saving $845 every month

Impressive results occur when you take a systematic, deliberate approach to your finances. Every week, I send out a money tip and an action step to […]
May 8, 2019
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Debt Repayment: “When the Universe knows you’re f**ckin serious” here’s what it does

At a recent Women’s Money Group meeting, I tackled the subject of retirement. What do you need to do to ensure you’ll be ready? How much […]
May 3, 2019
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Debt Repayment: What a 22-year-old guy accomplished after ONE Women’s Money’s Group meeting

Yes, you read that correctly: a guy attended a Women’s Money Group meeting. That was back in December, when I opened the doors to men.  The […]
April 10, 2019

The Best Use For Your Money

Welcome to my ongoing series on financial literacy. A short while ago, I published a financial literacy quiz in which I asked a series of questions. […]
February 14, 2019
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Should you Take Investment Advice From a Teller?

In Part 3 of my Are You Financially Literate? series, we’re tackling taking investment advice from a bank teller: Yea or nay? Here’s the question I […]
February 8, 2019

How to Get the Best Deal For Your Mortgage Renewal

In my last blog post, I shared a short  financial literacy quiz. As promised in the post, I’m tackling each question in turn. The very first question […]
January 25, 2019
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Are You Financially Literate?

When people learn that I am a financial literacy educator, they typically respond in one of two ways: “We certainly need more of that, especially for […]
January 16, 2019
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What Are Your Money Rules?

Remember when you were growing up and life seemed to be full of rules? Take off your shoes before coming into the house. Don’t speak with […]
December 14, 2018

How to Develop a Credit Score With or Without a Credit Card

You’re just starting out on your own or you’re new to the country and you need to build a credit profile, but you have no loans […]
November 29, 2018

The Art of Not Giving Up on Yourself

In October, I got an email from a Women’s Money Group member that moved me. Here’s part of what she said*: “Last month I left with […]
October 16, 2018

Why Living Within Your Means Isn’t Enough

Sally was frustrated. She reached out to me because she is worried that she’s not saving enough for retirement, nor does she have much in terms […]
September 27, 2018

A Financial Hack to Determine Affordability and Best Outcomes

Most of the time, when we’re considering spending a fair chunk of money on an item or an experience, we look to our bank account or […]