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August 29, 2019

One woman’s “what if” crisis and message: Get out of the cave where money is concerned

When I’m in the middle of a family holiday, I try not to check my emails. I’m pretty good about ignoring social media and electronics, but […]
March 29, 2017
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Are you worth life insurance?

I know, it’s a strange way to phrase a question. Shouldn’t I have asked, “Is it worth buying life insurance for yourself?” That would be grammatical […]
January 18, 2017

How to Talk to People Who Are Grieving

A reader emailed me the following question, “I was thinking of you last week wondering if you have a blog post about how to talk to someone […]
November 19, 2015
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How to Stop Money From Sabotaging Your Life

Roughly one year ago my friend Sandra and I had a bright idea: Let’s create a private forum where women can talk about money. Lord knows […]
October 10, 2014

How to Find Gratitude on a Day From Hell

The phone rang last night as I was helping my youngest daughter do some homework. I didn’t recognize the number so I let it go. We’ve […]
August 28, 2014
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My worst real estate mistake

Recently I was reminded of the biggest lesson that I learned about investing in real estate. It was costly and very effective at ensuring that I […]