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Turning 50: How I Left My 40’s with Wisdom, Strength and Courage

By Melanie Kreifels This past December, I hit a milestone year. I turned 50, a half-century, five whole decades! Leaving behind my 40’s wasn’t something...

Repurposing Old Goals in the New Year

By Naomi Atwater We love fresh. Fresh food, fresh air, fresh starts. The new year feels fresh, when we pull out our crisp white planners,...

Ringing the New Year in Right: Strategizing Priorities in 2023

By Sarah Wall With the flurry of activity around the holidays – from Christmas parties to gift exchanges, to pageants and performances, and more –...

Financial Advice for 2023: An Interview with award-winning Wall Street Journal Finance Reporter Veronica Dagher

By Carrie Sheffield Now that 2023 is here, Veronica Dagher is here to help Smart Women Smart Money ladies conquer our new year financial goals....

From Holiday Hassle to Christmas Magic: How to Maintain Your Sense of Peace this Season

By Sarah Wall It’s the most wonderful time of the year… isn’t it? The Christmas season is certainly full of joy, love, and wonder. This...

Part 3: My Child is Going to College – Graduation and Beyond

By Ashley Reich As a parent, you have assisted your child in finding the right degree program and walked them through the financial aid process...

Christmas on a Budget – Tips to Stay on Track During the Holidays

By Ashley Ann Reich Christmas provides such excitement from the decorating, baking, holiday traditions, traveling, and seeing those we love most. The holidays can also...

Holiday Fashion Tips: Interview with Joy Ballard

By Carrie Sheffield The holidays are upon us. How can ladies look stylish without breaking the bank? Smart Women Smart Money turned to former model...