What Is Financial Wellness?

Setting and meeting financial expectations can improve your general well-being. What is financial well-being, other than the absence of money-related stress? How is it related to overall wellness? And how do you know when you have achieved it? According to Everyday...

Women Entrepreneurship Week Conference, Oct 17th

Kelley Holland Moderator for Women Entrepreneurship Week Conference Wed. Oct. 17 at Montclair State University Kelley Holland, personal finance coach, professional speaker, and award-winning business journalist, will moderate a panel of execs from Google, WeWork and...

Rewrite Your Money Story, Recharge Your Life

What story do you tell yourself about your finances? Does a little voice say you can’t budget, you’ll never retire, you’re “bad with money”? Rewrite your money story with Kelley Holland, a coach, public speaker, and award-winning business journalist who has written...

Among Your Qualifications, an M.B.A. at Household U.

As many a Kodak commercial makes clear, child-rearing involves plenty of cuddles, angelic smiles and moments of treacly sweetness. But parents know that raising children also involves those other times — when the bowl of oatmeal overflows in the microwave while you...

What Women Investors Want

Women have much to celebrate in the world of money these days, from increasing rates of business ownership to a shrinking or disappearing wage gap among younger women. They also dominate financial decision-making. But that’s where the good news ends. Studies...

How Diversity Makes a Team Click

WHEN consultants at Bain & Company are transferred to the Delhi office, they don’t pack just their BlackBerrys and toothbrushes. Each one also receives a copy of a manual written by consultants who are, or have been, posted there. It spells out in precise...

Gender Pay Gap? The Retirement Gap’s Even Worse

Try describing the financial gap between men and women, and 78 cents probably comes to mind. That’s what a woman earns for every dollar a man brings home, and it is publicly noted every year on Equal Pay Day. But the gender pay gap pales in comparison to a...

4 Simple Moves to Make Your Money Safer

Consumers were rightly shocked by the news that Wells Fargo will be paying $185 million in fines and penalties for opening accounts for customers without their knowledge. But the scamming was not the only unnerving part of the announcement. Wells Fargo employees had...