Girls May Not Believe It, But They Rule

Girls and money smarts: perfect together. Sure, women make up just 24 percent of workers in so-called STEM fields—those that deal with science, technology, engineering, and math. And women are scarce in the leadership ranks of finance. But when it comes to planning...

The Biggest Financial Threat Women Face

Saving for retirement isn’t easy for anyone, what with wage growth slow and underemployment stubbornly high. For women, it’s even harder. According to a recent study by the Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies, 62 percent of women said they were...

Risks and Rewards of Owning a Social Enterprise Venture

New rules from the Securities and Exchange Commission may allow anyone to own a piece of a crowdfunded social entrepreneurship venture. CNBC’s Kelley Holland reports on the opportunities and concerns for investors. If you have an interest in the internet and and...

The ‘Uncomfortable’ Subject Women Don’t Talk About

Women have made enormous progress in many arenas, but there is still at least one taboo subject they simply don’t talk about enough: money. Compared to men, women remain far more reluctant to talk about their finances, and it’s affecting their saving and...