Tis The Season

Tis The Season

When you hear “Tis the Season,” what comes to mind? “To be Jolly,” is often the answer…and “jolly” is a state of mind or attitude. Too many times we get caught up in the chaos of the season, stressing out over choosing the...
Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

In preparing for Thanksgiving with my fabulous family and friends, each step in preparation reminds me to be grateful. As I place the tablecloth on the table, I thank God for the opportunity to share a day of thankfulness with the people who mean the world to me. As I...
Brilliant Minds

Brilliant Minds

My mission to empower individuals to be masters of money was spurred by experiences with my own children that really drove home the need for financial education. But the passion that drives me is renewed by the incredible need that still exists. I am honored to be...
Spread the Word

Spread the Word

I am upping the ante to spread helpful tips and positive messages about how you can take control of your money and your life. When I hit 25,000 “likes” on Facebook, I will give away an autographed copy of each of my recent works to a randomly selected FB “fan”. This...
iPhone 6 Catches Fire

iPhone 6 Catches Fire

For many of us, electronics are such a part of our daily lives, we don’t think twice about them.  Nor would we expect a potential danger related to items that we keep close to our person.  I was alarmed when I learned that my son’s new iPhone 6 caught fire...
Keep the Momentum Going

Keep the Momentum Going

A new report issued by the Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) shows growing numbers of women board nominees for S&P 500 companies.  The increased percentage of women nominees, up from 15% in 2008 to 30% in 2014, is a positive indication that companies are...