Tag Archives: investing

Women are making great strides

Despite the fact that many of us feel our progress in the workforce has been glacial, women have made great strides over the last several decades. Over the years that I’ve been working, I’ve personally seen many changes firsthand, and … Continue reading

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More people are afraid of investing in the stock market than they are of dying

Are you afraid of spiders? Clowns? Or maybe your fear is something you encounter regularly, like public speaking or using the elevator? Or perhaps, like the majority of respondents in a recent study, these frightening things pale in comparison to … Continue reading

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Stop and go traffic

We recently completed a summer road trip which took us through 6 states. Seeing rolling hills, rocky bluffs, the grass blowing on the prairie was refreshing. But also sad to see the corn fields dry and barren. The drought has… Continue reading

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Starting over

This is my first blog post ever so please be kind. I’m 44, about to officially be a divorced mother of two (one of whom is autistic), and now have to handle my finances alone for the first time in… Continue reading

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Warren Buffett invests like a girl

Despite the humorous title of her book, Warren Buffett Invests Like a Girl and Why You Should Too, author LouAnn Lofton, takes a serious look at the thought processes and behaviors behind how women invest. After losing her father at… Continue reading

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