Three Tips to Save Money During Inflation

By Sarah Wall By now, we know that it isn’t in our imagination: our day-to-day purchases really are more expensive than they were last year...

‘If Not Me, Then Who?’: Spotlight on Pennsylvania Treasurer Stacy Garrity

By Sarah Wall A glance at the local or national news proves that people campaign for political office for a variety of reasons. Some enter...

Part 2: My Child is Going to College – Choosing a Degree Program

By Ashley Reich When I was growing up, I remember I had lofty aspirations to go into a certain career field. I am certain you...

Independent Women’s Forum Celebrates 30th Anniversary: Honors Four Americans

By Carrie Sheffield Smart Women Smart Money magazine is proud to sponsor the Independent Women's Forum's (IWF) 30th-anniversary celebration and marquee Annual Awards Gala. This...

A Letter to College Freshman: Don’t Believe the Myths

By Naomi Atwater Dear Freshman, Your new chapter has begun - congrats! Nothing is quite like the excitement (and maybe nervousness!) of starting something this new....

September is College Savings Month: Tips on Saving for Your Child’s Future Education

By Sarah Wall For millions of American students and families, early fall this year means preparing for the brand-new experience of living and studying on...

My Child is Going to College – Now What?

By Ashley Reich Part 1: Let’s Talk about Financial Aid Parents, if you have a child going to college this fall, you have been bombarded with...

Goodbyes, Hellos, and the Art of Transition

By Naomi Atwater With many of us recently graduating, moving, or changing jobs, the summer months have caused us to have to adjust to new...

You Have a Financial Emergency – Now What?

By Ashley Ann Reich In today’s times, many individuals are considering what a financial emergency is and whether to dip into their savings or, for...

From the Editor: Walking Through Worry

By Melanie Kreifels, LCPC Hello to our Smart Women Smart Money readers. It's been a while since I've connected with you! It's been a busy...

Easy Tips & Tricks for Cutting Expenses in the Midst of Inflation

By Ashley Reich It seems like everywhere we look, prices continue to rise. Families are seeing their grocery bills increase, gas is getting more expensive...