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10 Common Scams
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10 Common Scams and How to Avoid Them

Familiarize yourself with these common swindles, often targeting retirees. As we age, we may become more susceptible to fraudsters who make a living preying on … Read more

7 Science-Backed Reasons Traveling Helps You Succeed in Life
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7 Science-Backed Reasons Traveling Helps You Succeed in Life

We all know that vacation lowers stress.[1] After all, ditching your laptop for a beachside massage leaves little to worry about. But did you know … Read more

Spring Cleaning

How To Make Money Off The Treasures You Find During Spring Cleaning

Two ways to win: less stuff in the house, more money in the wallet – Decluttering the house is good for your mental health — … Read more

Women & Philanthropy
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EVENT HAS PASSED: Women & Philanthropy: What can we accomplish together?

Join your Women Forward team and guest speakers, Anne Hoyt Taff and Elizabeth McCray, from the Minnesota Community Foundation for an event where we will help you … Read more

Investing Gap Week 5

There’s an Investing Gap That Costs Women Up to $1 Million – Part 5 – The Gender Pay Gap

What is the gender pay gap? It’s real, and at the very least people are beginning to understand that Depending on the job and area, the … Read more

Investing Gap Week 3

There’s an Investing Gap That Costs Women Up to $1 Million – Part 3 – What is the gender debt gap?

When it comes to carrying debt there is such a thing as good debt vs. bad debt. What type we carry can influence our financial … Read more

Investing Gap Week 2

There’s an Investing Gap That Costs Women Up to $1 Million – Part 2 – How to close the investing gap

This is going to sound a bit like a Nike commercial: Just do it. Find an advisor who feels right for you—and don’t settle. First make sure you … Read more

Money Really Can Buy Happiness
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Money Really Can Buy Happiness, Say Scientists

It is said that money cannot buy happiness, but according to scientists, it depends what you spend it on. New research suggests that using money to buy … Read more

Investing Gap Week 1

There’s an Investing Gap That Costs Women Up to $1 Million Part 1 – What is it?

Maybe you’ve heard of the gender pay gap. Frustrating, right? And costly. But there are more gaps at play: Women pay more for the debt … Read more

Investing Gap Week 4

There’s an Investing Gap That Costs Women Up to $1 Million – Part 4 – How to close the debt gap

Let’s face it: Paying down your debt will take some sacrifice and focus. But it’s worth it, since it can drag you down from achieving … Read more

How Care for Elders, Not Children, Denies Women a Paycheck

How Care for Elders, Not Children, Denies Women a Paycheck

Why did women’s rush into the work force stop? Policymakers have been vexed by the question for years. Social scientists have discussed the sudden stop … Read more

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Benefit from Your Birthdays

The road to and through retirement is dotted with time-sensitive financial planning milestones. Not all birthdays are about a driver’s license, getting to vote or … Read more