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Planning Your Wedding On A Budget

By Carrie Sheffield About 40% of engagements happen between Thanksgiving and Valentine's Day, according to WeddingWire. We're approaching engagement season, and Smart Women Smart Money...

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...

Interview with Personal Finance and Investing Expert Jo Ann Skousen

The year 2022 officially brought recession, but don't worry, Smart Women Smart Money has your back. Check out our Q&A with the brilliant Jo...

August 14 is Financial Awareness Day: How to Hone Your Financial Skills in the Challenges of 2022

By Sarah Wall Financial Awareness Day is August 14 this year, and typically, personal finance experts take this opportunity to encourage audiences to make smart...

Buying a Car – The Specifics of Buying vs. Leasing, New vs. Used

By Ashley Reich I will never forget the time that I purchased my very first car. I was 17 years young, and I had been...

The Commute to the Dining Room Table: The Six Factors that Improve Working from Home

By Naomi Atwater The day when sitting in an office surrounded by coworkers, printers, and lunches has faded, and many of us look forward to...