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5 Ways to Get Financially Intimate

Manisha Thakor | Posted 04.13.2014 | Women
Manisha Thakor

You may believe these topics will ruin the bliss of romance, but I think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Money talks may not be romantic, but honesty and agreement build trust -- and THAT preserves Cupid's promise.

How Fit Are Your Finances? What to Check Up On in the New Year

Manisha Thakor | Posted 03.18.2014 | Women
Manisha Thakor

"So how are those 2014 financial resolutions going?" If you find that question cringe-inducing, trust me: you are not alone. And you may be over-reacting.

5 Fab Finance Books to Brighten the 2013 Holidays

Manisha Thakor | Posted 01.27.2014 | Women
Manisha Thakor

Looking for a gift that will keep on giving? With the year wrapping up and the gift-wrapping set to begin, here are some personal finance books for the special people in your life. Young or not-so young, wealthy or struggling, happy or not quite so, there's something for everyone here.

5 Questions Every Financial Advisor Should Ask You

Manisha Thakor | Posted 04.01.2013 | Women
Manisha Thakor

Taking care of your financial health is a continuous process, and life changes at a rapid pace. It is essential to honor yourself by asking for help during major transitions.

Express Your Authentic Self (to Spend Wisely)

Manisha Thakor | Posted 01.19.2013 | Women
Manisha Thakor

Over time, I've come to view the current economic climate as a golden opportunity to reset our attitudes about money, happiness, living and life.

Alyssa Milano's Business "Touch"

Nicole Lapin | Posted 07.25.2012 | Style
Nicole Lapin

The former "Charmed" star turned entrepreneur wins big with women's sports gear line. As the star of the hit WB series Charmed for nine years, Alys...

3 Pieces of "Financial Expert" Advice: Debunked

Nicole Lapin | Posted 01.07.2012 | Business
Nicole Lapin

When you hear advice over and over again, it doesn't mean it is right. It doesn't mean it is wrong, either. Just don't take the platitudes as fact. Rethink and think for yourself.

Leaving An Abusive Marriage? 7 Ways To Protect Your Money

Jeffrey A. Landers | Posted 12.30.2011 | Divorce
Jeffrey A. Landers

Divorce is painful -- anyone who has been through the process will attest to that. But, sometimes, divorce is less painful than staying in a relationship that has become abusive.

5 Ways to Eat Out For Less

Manisha Thakor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Manisha Thakor

These tough economic times present an interesting financial conundrum for our tum-tums. During rocky periods it's natural and healthy to want to seek...

Gen X & Gen Y -- Dialing Financial 911

Manisha Thakor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Manisha Thakor

Something as "simple" as a 20-year head start can give you five times more money for your retirement nest egg.