Investing

How to Protect Yourself from Another Madoff

How to Protect Yourself from Another Madoff

Do you really know how your financial advisor is managing your money?

The Wizard of Lies, HBO’s new Bernie Madoff movie premiering tonight, is a harrowing reminder of how important it is to understand how your long-term investments…

How to Save $5,000 in a Year

How to Save $5,000 in a Year

Don’t Give Up That Latte
Financial expert David Bach coined the now-famous phrase “latte factor” more than a decade ago to illustrate the thousands of dollars you could save over time by giving up your daily latte. The…

Super Basic Investing Questions

Super Basic Investing Questions

Our first basic investing primer was hugely popular, and for good reason: Investing seems largely out of reach to many people (and Wall Street has especially shut out women). But investing doesn’t have to be inaccessible or scary…

Investing in Your 20s and 30s (Part 3)

Investing in Your 20s and 30s (Part 3)

Last month I shared with you an article about how you can invest your money, and the feature before that I explained why investing is so important. Today, as promised, I will walk you through exactly how to choose the…

Investing in Your 20s and 30s, Part 2

Investing in Your 20s and 30s, Part 2

If you’ve read “Investing 101 (Part 1),” you understand why investing is so important. Now, let’s move on to ways of actually investing your money. For simplicity’s sake, I’ll cover…

Investing in Your 20s and 30s

Investing in Your 20s and 30s

I often hear women in their 20s and early 30s say that they do not have enough money to start investing. I don’t believe it! I believe everyone has enough money to start investing if they make it…

I Found My Portfolio in My Own Wallet

I Found My Portfolio in My Own Wallet

One of my favorite sayings is, “A budget can tell you that you can’t afford something — but it won’t stop you from buying it.”

We all work so hard to earn our money…

5 Facts for Finding the Right Financial Advisor

5 Facts for Finding the Right Financial Advisor

Does your current financial advisor treat you like a number? Do you feel like you can’t trust your advisor to work with your best interests in mind?

According to business strategy advisors The Boston Consulting Group, more than…