Women and Money

  • I Left The Company I Worked At For 8 Years & Got A $70K Raise
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    I Left The Company I Worked At For 8 Years & Got A $70K Raise

    In our series Salary Stories , women with long-term career experience open up about the most intimate details of their jobs: compensation. It’s an honest look at how real people navigate the complicated world of negotiating, raises, promotions, and job loss, with the hope it will give young women more

  • So — Is Theranos Still Around?
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    So — Is Theranos Still Around?

    Lately, Elizabeth Holmes and her biotech company, Theranos, have been on the minds of many.The bizarre story — which has been transformed into a book, a documentary, a podcast, and, soon, a feature film — continues to shock people around the globe. And many are wondering: What's going on with Theranos

  • A Week In Ventura, CA, On A $36,000 Salary
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    A Week In Ventura, CA, On A $36,000 Salary

    Welcome toMoney Diaries , where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.Are you NYC-based and getting married soon? Join

  • This Is How Much Kyle Richards Is Worth
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    This Is How Much Kyle Richards Is Worth

    “In Beverly Hills, the truth always has a way of rising to the top.”Such is Kyle Richards's tagline this season on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Over the years, Richards has established herself as the no-bullshit arbiter of truth in the 90210, and this season her role is no different. We

  • Burned Out? These Professional Retreats Can Help You Re-Center
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    Burned Out? These Professional Retreats Can Help You Re-Center

    If you’re feeling tired, stressed, frazzled — how is it that even a long weekend somehow still isn’t enough? — you are not alone.Millennials, also referred to as the “burnout generation,” report symptoms of exhaustion at higher rates than previous generations. In fact, nearly three in ten are “very often

  • I Make $42,000 — & I Haven’t Been On A Real Vacation In 7 Years
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    I Make $42,000 — & I Haven’t Been On A Real Vacation In 7 Years

    I love Instagram. I love all the baby pics and the silly Saturday night Instagram stories and the behind-the-scenes snaps from my favorite celebrities, and I don't care that it's all a little (or a lot) fake. But sometimes when I spend too much time mindlessly scrolling, I'm left with a bit

  • The 2019 Money Moves To Make For Your Zodiac Sign
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    The 2019 Money Moves To Make For Your Zodiac Sign

    It's mid-winter, and you've probably long forgotten about your New Year's resolutions. But that doesn't mean it's too late to be thinking about the money moves you want to make in 2019. And with tax season upon us, this is a great time to really think about your finances.The financial

  • A Week In South Korea On A $90,000 Salary
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    A Week In South Korea On A $90,000 Salary

    Welcome toMoney Diaries , where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.Are you NYC-based and getting married soon? Join

  • Karl Lagerfeld Amassed A Significant Fortune Over His 60-Year Fashion Career
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    Karl Lagerfeld Amassed A Significant Fortune Over His 60-Year Fashion Career

    Karl Lagerfeld, the iconic German artist, photographer, and creative director who designed for Chanel, Fendi, and his own eponymous label, died today at the age of 85.The famous — and outspoken — designer had a long and storied career, achieved a legendary stature in the fashion world, and made a fortune

  • Get Ready For Stormiworld? The Kardashian-Jenners Filed Trademarks For Their Kids’ Names
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    Get Ready For Stormiworld? The Kardashian-Jenners Filed Trademarks For Their Kids’ Names

    The Kardashians and Jenners are no strangers to monetizing every aspect of their lives, including makeup routines and first birthdays. We’re still not over Stormi’s Webster’s party, which featured Baby Shark and carnival rides, all themed around Stormiworld, a reference to dad Travis Scott’s Astroworld

  • A Week In NYC On A $150,000 Salary
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    A Week In NYC On A $150,000 Salary

    Welcome toMoney Diaries , where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.Are you NYC-based and getting married soon? Join

  • A Week In New Orleans, LA, On $47 Per Hour
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    A Week In New Orleans, LA, On $47 Per Hour

    Welcome toMoney Diaries , where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.Today: a speech language pathologist working in

  • One VC’s mission to promote immigrant-led startups
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    One VC’s mission to promote immigrant-led startups

    Immigration continues to be a hot-button topic, but for one venture capital firm, it’s a mission statement.

  • I'm 33, Make $135k & Finally Paid Off My Student Loans
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    I'm 33, Make $135k & Finally Paid Off My Student Loans

    In our series My 6-Figure Paycheck , women making more than $100,000 open up about how they got there and what exactly they do. We take a closer look at what it feels like to be a woman making six-figures — when only 5% of American women make that much, according to the U.S. Census — w ith the hope it

  • How to tell your partner you hate their spending habits
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    How to tell your partner you hate their spending habits

    Laura Fredricks explains how to manage fighting about money in relationships.

  • Why It's Time To Shatter The CEO Stereotype
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    Why It's Time To Shatter The CEO Stereotype

    AARP: Conscious Cultural BiasFor far too long, society has associated certain industries, career paths, and jobs with stereotypes based on gender and age. This is particularly true of the most senior of titles: CEO. The reality is, there is no gender identity or magic age required to make it to the top

  • A Week In Phoenix, AZ, On A $44,500 Salary
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    A Week In Phoenix, AZ, On A $44,500 Salary

    Welcome toMoney Diaries , where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.Today: a victim advocate working in government who

  • It’s Time To Change The Conversation Around Aging
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    It’s Time To Change The Conversation Around Aging

    We have something to say, and you should listen: There is no magic number.You need to stop believing that there’s a perfect age. Stop waiting for someone to give you permission. Question why the media doesn’t portray women as they age. Ignore the pundits who say you’re too young to lead. Wear the miniskirt

  • This Is How You Reinvent Yourself If You Lose Your Job At 45
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    This Is How You Reinvent Yourself If You Lose Your Job At 45

    It seems that women over 60 are having a moment — particularly in politics, where Nancy Pelosi, 78, is once again dominating in D.C., and in entertainment, where Glenn Close, 71, made headlines in January for her inspiring Golden Globes speech. But when it comes to the corporate world, women of a certain

  • Taraji P. Henson Is Going To Break The Ageism Glass Ceiling
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    Taraji P. Henson Is Going To Break The Ageism Glass Ceiling

    Throughout her career, Taraji P. Henson has had more than a few instances when she was told this was her big break. The actress has shown her incredible range time and time again, from her first starring role in the 2001 coming-of-age film Baby Boy, to her Oscar-nominated performance in The Curious Case

  • Keep Your Head Down? Why Congress’s Youngest Members Aren’t Falling For This Sexist Trope
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    Keep Your Head Down? Why Congress’s Youngest Members Aren’t Falling For This Sexist Trope

    Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has been called everything from a “little girl ” and “liberal darling ” to someone who “comes across like she is 16 years old.” She’s been accused of making her voice sound younger, of seeming “to lack even a modest helping of guile,” and not looking “like a girl

  • No, You Can't Have It All—& That's Okay
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    No, You Can't Have It All—& That's Okay

    We know what you’re thinking — I’m not even 35 yet, why should I be worrying about what’s going to happen when I’m 40, 45….ahem, 50. You’re going to say a pair of forty-something women frustrated with their career trajectories is just normal mid-life angst — nothing new.But is it? Maura, 47, has been

  • Women Helping Women Isn't Just A Rallying Cry. It's Good Business
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    Women Helping Women Isn't Just A Rallying Cry. It's Good Business

    The power of community hasn’t always been clear to me. To this day, my parents like to tease me about how I was held back in kindergarten because I failed the sharing portion of the “curriculum” (I’m an only child, so cut me a tiny bit of slack here!).In high school, I started to realize the power of

  • 3 money red flags to watch out for when dating
    Yahoo Finance6 days ago

    3 money red flags to watch out for when dating

    Money can put a strain on a relationship in more ways than one, but making sure you’re on the same page financially as your partner can help.

  • A Week In Philadelphia, PA, On A $42,000 Salary
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    A Week In Philadelphia, PA, On A $42,000 Salary

    Welcome toMoney Diaries , where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.Today: a proofreader who makes $42,000 per year