After going through a major life event like divorce, it may be challenging to get your bearings at first, especially in the money department. However, with proper planning and execution, you can start a new financial life and discover what works for you post-divorce. Here are some tips to help you take control of your finances and financial outlook.
Choosing a financial advisor to help you achieve your financial goals is a big decision. Selecting the right person for the job will impact the experience and success of your journey and will depend on your personal preferences, situation and the financial destination you have in mind. There are also unique things that women investors need to be mindful of while searching for an advisor. Here are five tips to help jump-start the search process.
It’s Women’s History Month and a great time to recognize the accomplishments of women today and those who have come before. Exciting changes are afoot and for the first time in history, women are increasing the size of their paychecks, securing more advanced degrees and making their mark in significant ways across almost every field. Let’s drill down to the financial gaps that still need closing.
Congratulations! You are getting married again. There are probably other things on your mind, but let’s talk finances for a moment. Building the financial cornerstone of your marriage should begin well before you walk down the aisle for the second time. After all, your life is likely more complex than it was the first time around. Here are some concepts and ideas to help you make the right money moves before repeating “I do”.
We women live longer than men, and many of us will be on our own at some time in the future. At age 65, we can expect to live another 20 years on average, and we will need to depend on ourselves more than ever to successfully navigate the retirement landscape. Most of us cannot afford to make a major mistake and still ensure there will be time to recover.