Women’s Money Empowerment Network
By Laura Mattia - MBA, CFP®, CRPS®, CDFA™, PhD Candidate in Personal Financial Planning
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We introduce you to some of the smartest, Money Master Women in the country. Women who have gone before us to learn how money works. We let you hear what is on their minds as they provide solutions that can help you achieve a happier life – yes by making smart and purposeful decisions with your money.
||CleanHow a Certified Financial Planner Can Help with Your Retirement - Ep.12||I know, we seem to talk a lot about it but the truth is that when it comes to money there is one single question we hear over and over again. Do I have enough to retire? Of for someone younger, will I have enough to retire? What if I don’t have...||5/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Maximize your Social Security Benefits - Ep.11||With more and more people reaching retirement age, making decisions on where to get an income stream becomes very important. Years ago many people retired with pensions where their employers determined how much income they would receive. The employer...||4/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Risks of Failing to Plan for Long-Term Care Costs - Ep.10||Many of you have planned for a comfortable retirement: where you want to live, how much you want to travel, how you would like to spend your days – and how you’re going to pay for it all. One thing that could derail this plan financially is your...||5/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Psychology of Money and its Effect on Individuals, Couples and Families - Ep.9||We all have a relationship with money, some healthy and some not so healthy. According to Brad Klontz a well-known financial psychologist, “Financial health is having a conscious and purposeful relationship with money that is satisfying and isn’t...||4/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean‘Tis the Season for Taxes? - Ep.8||GUEST: Melissa Register, senior wealth planner, Fifth Third Private Bank As 2016 draws to a close and we look towards 2017 many of us take time to reflect on our lives to determine what is working and what do we want to change. Many of us set new...||12/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWidows and Their Financial Issues - Ep.7||Laura talks to Dr. Kathleen Rehl, a leading authority on widows and their financial issues. Since many women tend to marry older men and women have a longer life expectancy (about five years longer) than men there is a high probability that most women..||10/3/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRetirement Myths Busted - Ep.6||Tools and Resources you can use to help yourself successfully make the non-financial transition to retirement. We know that women live longer than men yet studies show they have less retirement savings and are less prepared for retirement. But...||7/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUnderstand Medicare: Don't Make a Mistake That Could Cost You the Rest of Your Life - Ep.5||As a comprehensive financial advisor, I advise people on Medicare issues however I (as many of the planners out there) have not been officially trained in this area – we need to seek information and we have just as much trouble as the public in...||5/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDivorce Negotiations Should Focus on the Long-Run - Ep.4||Divorce can be devastating, both emotionally and financially. Even in the best of circumstances where both parties are in full agreement and both want the divorce, the pressure is on since the same combined income that was used while they were married..||4/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Money Queen - Ep.3||Cary Carbonaro shares her personal life challenges. An MBA, CFP® NYC street smart woman forced to fight for her financial empowerment. Cary admits “it is pretty darn easy to be rich today and poor tomorrow”. Her story is...||4/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWindowpanes to the Money Soul - Ep.2||Holly Thomas, CFP ® studies the effect of emotion on individual money decisions and shows us how emotions can negatively impact the financial planning process. She explains the six motivations that money fulfills; security, spontaneity,...||2/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWorkplace Benefits at Universities and Financial Planning for GenX & GENY - Ep.1||Dr. Inga Chira Ph.D., CFP® offers advice to people who are “just like her”. On this show we discuss the difficulties in selecting critical workplace benefits in academic employment and what individuals should consider. Inga...||1/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|