How money blind spots rob women of wealth

Blind spots around money are the greatest enemy of wealth and financial security for women. Blind spots represent an area of resistance with money. If you find yourself feeling uncomfortable in certain situations around money, as many women do, and you find yourself experiencing any of the following emotions, know that you are most likely […]

Financial peace is within reach

Financial clarity is on the way!

Financial peace is within reach

I recently saw a segment on Fox News with financial expert, Chris Hogan, where it was reported that 85% of Americans suffer from some form of financial anxiety. (Northwestern Mutual) The top 3 causes of financial anxiety were cited as: Never being able to retire Living paycheck to paycheck Living in debt forever Can you […]

How women take charge in their 40s, 50s and 60s

How women take charge in their 40s, 50s and 60s

In today’s world women are continuing to become the major breadwinners of their families. Women are becoming more knowledgeable about finances, becoming more confident managing their own investments and talking more openly about money with their kids, colleagues and peers. I recently came across an article that talks about how more women are taking the […]

How Your State of Mind Directly Affects Your Money Habits

Patti Fagan, Award-Winning Financial Coach & Blogger

Financial institutions are finally starting to realize that for women, money is emotional. Women instinctively already know this. But the problem is that but we’ve been made to feel that being emotional is weak. We haven’t felt supported in acknowledging our emotions when it comes to finances. Increasing self-awareness around our emotions about money will […]

Why Women Need to Create a New Relationship with Money

Plus 4 Baby Steps to Get Started

Why Women Need to Create a New Relationship with Money

  There is a growing body of evidence that suggests women face unique money challenges in retirement. The Allianz Women, Money and Power Study (2103) points out that despite their rising income, American women still have unmet needs when it comes to financial literacy and confidence with money. Apparently women are hungry for more knowledge […]

Single Women and Retirement

Why you need a financial team

Single Women and Retirement

  Sometimes single women can feel overwhelmed by the fact that their financial security is their sole responsibility. If this describes you, just know that you’re not alone. For women, money is an emotional topic. Which means it can feel overwhelming at times. But it does not have to be like that. Studies show that […]

Healing Money Shame

Plus positive declarations to release it

Healing Money Shame

  One of the key steps in releasing money shame is to embrace your worthiness. I have found when working with client’s money shame (as well as my own) there was a core belief that says, “I’m not enough.”   The two seem to go hand-in-hand. The belief that says I’m not enough + money […]