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HerMoney with Jean Chatzky

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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.

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.
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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.

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Episodes

HerMoney Podcast Episode 184: Building Your Personal Brand With Marketing Guru Seth Godin

10/23/2019
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On this week's episode of the HerMoney podcast, we're going deep! We're diving right in for some introspection, and we're going to flip the script a little bit by asking you a question: Are you the kind of person who always follows through? Someone who always — or almost always — keeps their promises? If you're feeling guilty already, don't, because this week's guest, Seth Godin, has some motivation for all of us that's going to change the way we think about our word and our personal brand....

Duration:00:41:04

Ep 183: On The Couch With Financial Therapist Amanda Clayman

10/16/2019
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That's just a bit of the wisdom shared by this week's HerMoney podcast guest, financial therapist Amanda Clayman. In her role, Amanda guides her clients on how they can positively change their overall approach to their finances, and adjust their thinking in areas that may be holding them back. Over the last decade, the concept of financial therapy has become more mainstream, as more people have sought to discover why and how our thoughts and feelings may shape our financial choices. Amanda...

Duration:00:41:23

Ep 182: Having ‘Enough’ With Vicki Robin, Author Of 'Your Money Or Your Life'

10/9/2019
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What does it really mean to have “enough”? Every day, we’re confronted by messages from advertisements and society telling us that we need a new car, new clothes, a new phone — new everything. Without even realizing it, it’s easy to fall into a thought process that goes a little something like this: If I consume more, I'll be happier. But that's just not true. This week’s guest, Vicki Robin, co-author of the seminal book “Your Money Or Your Life,” challenged a whole generation of people to...

Duration:00:41:41

Ep 181: Living Your Best Financial Life with The Debt Free Guys

10/2/2019
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Husband and husband team David Auten and John Schneider, hosts of The Queer Money Podcast, are known as the “Debt Free Guys” for a reason. This week they sit down with us to offer some inspiring advice on how to live a fulfilling life without sacrificing financial security. Listen in as they break down how to discuss combating financial anxiety with your partner, how to take a good hard look at what you may be doing wrong with your money, and how to weigh the financial priorities (and...

Duration:00:38:46

Ep 180: Are You Recession-Proof?

9/25/2019
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The R-word looms large in the headlines these days. If you’re feeling a little anxious about your finances, well, we don’t blame you. That’s why we sat down with wealth advisor Ed Butowsky. He’s the author of the new bestseller *Wealth Mismanagement: A Wall Street Insider On the Dirty Secrets of Financial Advisers and How to Protect Your Portfolio, *and he gets candid about the Federal Reserve’s recent rate cut, how to stay calm in the face of a potential market swings, and what the heck an...

Duration:00:36:16

EP 179: Ethical Investing with Megan Schleck

9/18/2019
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This week, Jean sits down with Megan Schleck, co-founder and CEO of COIN, a conscious investing platform that allows us to put our money into companies making an impact in the areas we care most about. Megan shares with us the genesis of COIN, her thoughts on “buycott” culture, and how to make a positive societal impact through ethical investing. Listen in as Megan and Jean discuss creating an avenue for everyday investors to have a place where their voice can be heard (for as little as...

Duration:00:39:45

EP 178: Making Empowered Choices With Cheryl Strauss Einhorn

9/11/2019
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One of the challenges we face when making decisions is that there can be an overwhelming number of choices — in work, with our finances, and in our personal lives. And when we start to second guess ourselves, it can make us feel disempowered. This week, our guest is going to help us break down the entire decision-making process and help us gain the confidence we need when faced with life’s big “what to dos.” Cheryl Strauss Einhorn, well known from her many years on CNBC, is also the creator...

Duration:00:42:32

EP 177: Cryptocurrency Investing For Dummies, With Kiana Danial

9/4/2019
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This week we're boldly going where no HerMoney episode has ever gone before — we're talking cryptocurrency and blockchain technology. Listen in as we explore some of your most frequently asked questions, including: How does it work? Should you invest in it? How do I use my money once I buy crypto? Our guest, Kiana Danial, is the author of the new book Cryptocurrency Investing for Dummies, and CEO of InvestDiva.com. She talks with Jean about her journey into investing in cryptocurrency, and...

Duration:00:46:04

EP 176: Resilience And True Wealth With Veronica Dagher

8/28/2019
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When many people hear the word "wealth," they think about dollars and cents — but it's oh-so-much more than that, according to our guest this week, Veronica Dagher. Veronica is an award-winning reporter for the Wall Street Journal, co-host of the “Secrets of Wealthy Women” podcast, and author of the new ebook, Resilience: How 20 Ambitious Women Used Obstacles to Fuel Their Success. Veronica shares some of the biggest lessons she's learned from the incredible women featured on her podcast,...

Duration:00:39:55

Ep 175: Investing For Good, With Nicole Connolly

8/21/2019
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Is ESG investing on your radar yet? That stands for Environmental, Social, and Governance, and it’s a huge trend — particularly among women and millennials — who want to invest in companies they can feel good about. In this week’s episode, Jean sits down with Nicole Connolly, Head of ESG investing and Portfolio Manager for the Women’s Leadership Fund at Fidelity Investments. She breaks down how we can all put our money where our mouth is when it comes to supporting companies that are doing...

Duration:00:27:28

Ep 174: Money-Saving Coupon Strategies With Joanie Demer

8/14/2019
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Listen in as Joanie talks about her journey into couponing, and how she went from being skeptical that it would work to being "all-in." (Hint: Her enthusiasm might have something to do with the fact that she saved $100 on her first trip to the store with coupons!) She also dishes on the Krazy Coupon Lady's vibrant online community, and some of the advice they share with one another. For example, just because you have a coupon doesn't mean you should go shopping. Learn what style of couponing...

Duration:00:33:31

Ep 173: Working It After A Career Break With Addie Swartz

8/7/2019
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If you haven't taken a career break yourself, chances are you know someone who has. Today, 85% of millennials are planning to take career breaks, but unfortunately, returning to the workforce after time away can be much more challenging than landing that first job. This week, Jean sits down with Addie Swartz, CEO of ReacHIRE, a company that partners with Fortune 500 companies to create re-entry opportunities for women of all ages, at all stages of their careers. Addie, who is a serial...

Duration:00:26:55

Ep 172: Claire Wasserman And How Ladies Can Get Paid More

7/31/2019
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When's the last time you asked for a raise? In this week's episode, Jean sits down with Claire Wasserman, founder of Ladies Get Paid, a career development organization that helps women negotiate for pay and power at work. Claire dishes on power, value, and the wage gap in the workplace, and why women have to ask for more money. She also talks about her journey to becoming a feminist and the best advice she's ever been given around negotiating and asking for more money. She walks us through...

Duration:00:41:18

Ep:171 The Master Cleanse For Your Money

7/24/2019
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Today, most of us are taking better care of our health. We’re more active, get more Vitamin D, and stress a little less. As for our finances, sometimes these feel-good vibes — including summer vacations — cause us to amp up our spending. If your wallet is starting to sweat (like ours), then Ashley Feinstein Gerstley, author of The 30-Day Money Cleanse, is here to whip our finances back into shape. We also have a candid discussion on the divisive latte — you don’t want to miss it. In Mailbag,...

Duration:00:32:04

Ep 170: Travel Savings Secrets From An Instagram Influencer

7/17/2019
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You know those people on Instagram who are always traveling to fabulous places, making you question a number of things like: How do they make it work? How do they afford it? And why aren’t you doing the SAME thing?! Or is that just us? This week we’re getting all of the answers — and travel savings secrets — from Rachel Rudwall, an Emmy-nominated on-camera host and producer, who has traveled to all seven continents, lived in three countries and journeyed through nearly 70 nations — all on a...

Duration:00:38:43

Ep 169: Fear Factor. It May Not Be Possible To Conquer All Your Fears Before You Take Financial Action. It's Also Unnecessary.

7/10/2019
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When you look back at all of the things you haven’t done with your money, or your career, what stopped you? What held you back? Maybe you were scared — of what would happen, of failure, of the reaction of the people you know and love. Although getting over fear may be a goal, there's another way: You could do it scared. So says our guest Ruth Soukup, author of “Do It Scared: Finding the Courage to Face Your Fears, Overcome Adversity, and Create a Life You Love.” She walks us through how and...

Duration:00:40:20

Ep 168: How To Take Your Side Hustle Or Job To The Next Level

7/3/2019
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We’ve had a handful of stellar (and free!) career coaching sessions on HerMoney, and this week we’re building on those learnings with a session with entrepreneur coach Ali Brown. Over the last 15 years, Brown has advised and helped nurture the businesses of many of the women you see today online pulling in millions (sometimes 10s of millions) a year. Learn how to stand out online in 2019 and position yourself as a ‘category of one,’ understand tall poppy syndrome, avoid excellence burnout...

Duration:00:33:15

Ep 167: Build Better Habits With Charles Duhigg

6/26/2019
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You’re trying to save more money, but can’t find the spare change. You’re trying to exercise more, but end up making monthly donations to your gym. You’re trying to stop snacking at 4:00pm, but reach for the cookie like clockwork. That last one was exactly what was happening to Charles Duhigg. Intrigued by his personal frustration with breaking certain habits for himself, the Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist went on to become an expert on habits — and how to change them — writing two...

Duration:00:37:00

Ep 166: Can Fertility Tech Save You Time And Money?

6/19/2019
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“Do you want kids?” Like it or not, it’s a question you’ve probably been asked (many times). No matter what your answer is, having a baby isn’t cheap. It’s about $11,000, on average, and that’s without complications. Run into fertility issues, as many, many women do, and solutions can run into the thousands. Enter FemTech: Companies and products that are looking to tackle fertility, like Ava, a wearable fertility tracker. This week we’re with Ava’s co-founder and president, Lea von Bidder,...

Duration:00:39:27

Ep 165: From A Penny In Savings To A Millionaire In Five Years. Meet Grant Sabatier.

6/12/2019
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What's your most limited resource? Money? We get how it can feel that way, but the real answer is time. You can earn more money. You can't get more hours or minutes or seconds...or years. The latter — particularly as it relates to compound interest, giving your money time to grow — is just one of the things we dive into with the inspiring Grant Sabatier, a proponent of the "Financial Independence, Retire Early" (FIRE) movement, and author of “Financial Freedom: A Proven Path to All the Money...

Duration:00:43:15