Jen Turrell

Jen Turrell

As a financial personal trainer, Jen Turrell supports female entrepreneurs and self-employed women take control of their money, so it doesn’t control them. Breaking through complex financial stress, she helps automate cashflow systems for both work and home. Find Jen's free step-by-step guide on her power page, A Guide to Saving Money and Feeling Wealthy. To hear some of Jen's expertise check out her podcast on iTunes "Financial Fluency: Speaking the Language of Money." 

Does Gender Affect Your Retirement Savings?

Does Gender Affect Your Retirement Savings?

It’s not always something we consider in the earlier years of our careers, but saving for retirement isn’t something you want to keep putting off. Recently, I’ve seen some articles that discuss how Americans aren’t saving…

Discover the Power of Line-Item Veto

Discover the Power of Line-Item Veto

Here in the United States, Congress makes the budgets for our country. When they’re finished with a budget, it gets sent up to the president who currently has the power of full veto, meaning he (or she!) has…

Do Your Finances Align With Your Values?

Do Your Finances Align With Your Values?

What are the top three values in your life? Don't think too long and hard. Just write down the first three things that pop into your mind. Usually these three will be pretty honest and accurate.

My top…

How Stress Sabotages Wealth

How Stress Sabotages Wealth

It can sometimes feel as if every new book and article offers different advice for how to get ahead in life, but when it comes to building wealth, the advice breaks down into two main categories: The way you think…

Fear Is Boring!

Fear Is Boring!

What is the first thing that pops into your mind when you think about your finances? Did anyone choose fear? Or another word for fear? Before sitting down to write, I was reading Elizabeth Gilbert's new book Big…

The Beauty of Batching

The Beauty of Batching

What is one simple financial move you can make to see a big and immediate impact? Batching all of your financial tasks. Why? Because it saves time, money, and stress. How, you might ask? It Saves Time Batching your financial…

10 Tips to Inspire Entrepreneurship in Children

10 Tips to Inspire Entrepreneurship in Children

In many ways, entrepreneurship is awesome! Being your own boss and working for yourself appeals to many for the freedom and flexibility it offers. This is especially true for parents and caregivers of disabled or aging loved ones who often…

Fight Your Financial Fatigue

Fight Your Financial Fatigue

Remember the last time you bought a car from a dealership? You spent the first half of the day test-driving makes and models, only to then choose color and extras. Once you finally customized your dream ride, you still…

Willpower Versus Systems: Who Is the Winner?

Willpower Versus Systems: Who Is the Winner?

We spend a lot of time and energy trying to find the newest, best thing. This is true from clothes, phones and makeup to food, gadgets and cars. It is especially true for weight loss and finances. The hope is…

When the Spirit of Giving Gives Back

When the Spirit of Giving Gives Back

What would you do if you won the lottery? If you’re like many people, you may already have a partially composed list featuring hot-ticket items like a luxurious vacation, a sports car, or a dream house. Then…

How to Feel Rich, Even if You Aren’t Yet

How to Feel Rich, Even if You Aren’t Yet

Whether we write them out each new year and carefully track their progress, or just hold them as vague dreams for the future, we all have financial goals. Ultimately, what is it that everyone wants? To live a good life…

4 Strategies to Reduce Your Taxes

4 Strategies to Reduce Your Taxes

Taxes are one of the biggest payouts of our lives. The amount varies depending on factors like tax bracket, property ownership, and spending habits, but when you combine state and federal income tax with Social Security, Medicare, self-employment tax…

I Don’t Budget and Neither Should You

I Don’t Budget and Neither Should You

Does the word “budget” remind you of the word “diet”? Deprived. Restricted. Desires denied. Do you imagine that if you had all the money you wanted, you wouldn’t need a budget anymore? All of…