Anyone who tells you women don’t need financial advice specifically for them is wrong. Women, whether they’re the caretakers, the breadwinners, or both, face a unique set of financial challenges. That’s where HerMoney comes in. In her frank, often funny, but always compassionate way, Jean Chatzky takes every audience of women through the steps they need to take today to live comfortably (and worry-free) tomorrow, offering the latest research, expert tips and personal advice.
Make Your Space Work With HGTV’s Tiffany Brooks
70% of us are planning to redecorate our homes this year. Are you one of them? Tiffany Brooks, host of HGTV’s “Smart Home” and “Rock The Block" shares some of her favorite design touches and walks us room-by-room through a home. She shares the most impactful changes we can make, particularly if we’re on a budget. In Mailbag, we tackle questions on the best vehicles for retirement investing, how to set up a secure account for a minor, and how best to invest stimulus money for your children. In Thrive, Jean tackles how to forgive yourself for financial mistakes.
Get Paid What You’re Worth
What should we be doing now to earn more? To not only know our worth but be paid our worth? Claire Wasserman, founder of Ladies Get Paid, tells us how women can get recognized and rewarded at work and get paid what we deserve. We talk about networking during COVID, and networking internally once we’re hired, in a remote work environment. In Mailbag, we talk career transitions and pay cuts, and protecting our retirement earnings from a tax hit. In Thrive, spring cleaning your finances.
Find Your Confidence
The gender confidence gap is real. So, what can we do? Katty Kay and Claire Shipman, authors of the book, “Living The Confidence Code” are here to empower the next generation of young women to make a difference in the world. The pair discuss the importance of role models who are real, and the pivotal cultural moment we’re in now for women’s leadership and representation. We talk about some of the best ways we can all give ourselves (and the women around us) a boost. In Mailbag, how to prevent identity theft, and how to manage a successful retirement when your partner has less saved than you do. In Thrive, how to escape your work-from-home productivity slump.
Reinvent Your Career
Are you rethinking what you want out of your working life, or looking for a new job? Almost half of us make a major career change at some point, but where do we start? Lindsey Pollak, author of, “Recalculating: Navigate Your Career Through the Changing World of Work” walks us through how to recalculate our careers with new networking techniques, rockstar applications, social media and more. Which of your skills are translatable? Reinvention is easier than you may think. In Mailbag and in Thrive, we talk about retirement strategies and securing our futures.
How Women Over 50 Can Reclaim Workplace Power And Confidence
While the future is definitely still female, the truth is, we lost far more women than men from the workforce this past year with COVID, many of them women over 50. How can older women reclaim their workplace power and confidence, and go boldly into this next stage of their careers? Bonnie Marcus, former CEO and author of the new book “Not Done Yet!” tells us how. She breaks down the most common ageist assumptions in the workplace, the “myth of meritocracy,” and how to check our own self-limiting beliefs. In Mailbag, questions on student loans, emergency funds, and IRAs. In Thrive, your $1,400 that’s coming, and all your new stimulus FAQ, answered.
How To Land A Job In A Tough Market
Despite the down economy and record unemployment, thousands of companies ARE hiring. If you lost your job or if you know that it’s time for a change, this show is for you. Dorianne St Fleur, founder and CEO of Your Career Girl, a career development agency for women of color, walks us through the best strategies for landing a new job and getting promoted, even in an uncertain remote work world. In Mailbag, we tackle listener questions on financial literacy for children and buying a vacation property in Mexico. In Thrive, how to get a promotion — yes, in the middle of a pandemic.