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Women and Finance

Investing in Your Future -- It's About Time

Kathleen Murphy | Posted 01.05.2015 | Women
Kathleen Murphy

Growing up, my mom and dad had a very traditional approach to family financial matters. My mom took care of the household bills and my dad handled the investment decisions. It worked quite well for them... until my dad suddenly passed away of a heart attack at the young age of 57.

Warren Buffett's Somewhat Sexist Joke Makes No Sense

Quartz | Brian Browdie | Posted 10.08.2014 | Business

This post first appeared on Quartz. Though many investors revere Warren Buffett for his ability to select stocks, they may want to look elsewhere f...

Back On Her Feet: 5 Ways Women Can Get Back On the Road To Financial Independence

Ginger Dean | Posted 02.18.2014 | Money
Ginger Dean

Getting back on your feet financially can seem like a daunting task. However, when you look at the alternatives if you don't, therein lies the motivation to get started on a plan taking you back to the road called financial independence.

The Top 10 Financial Mistakes Women Make

Sallie Krawcheck | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Sallie Krawcheck

How often do you hear this: "If I leave the workforce, I'll be giving up $x in salary, which barely covers the babysitter's cost"? Rather than analyzing this based on a static point-in-time, it is more accurately thought of as a net present value calculation.

Why This Women-Only Site Is So Exciting

Posted 10.29.2013 | Women

According to Madeleine Albright, there's a special place in hell for women who don't help other women. Luckily, a new website makes supporting women's...

How to Get Your Value Investment Groove Back

Mary Buffett | Posted 09.30.2013 | Women
Mary Buffett

As women who are providing the nest egg for our children and ourselves, we don't want to fall into the trap where prudence becomes paralysis.

Are Women More Honest Than Men When It Comes To Finance?

LearnVest | Posted 09.19.2012 | Money

As we applaud more and more women rising to positions of power, we wonder--would more women commit fraud if only they had the opportunity?

Katherine Bindley

Crucial Info Women Don't Know About Money: LearnVest Survey | Katherine Bindley | Posted 01.04.2012 | Women

There's a familiar but grating stereotype that women are frivolous when it comes to money (here's looking at you "Confessions of a Shopaholic," Lily A...

Money, Money, Money

Tabby Biddle | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tabby Biddle

I felt so happy and responsible -- like a big lady out in the world making money, saving, investing, and putting away for my retirement. The perfect money manager.