Some of the best things she learned in college didn't come from books or professors: Motivation, how to jump-start a career, budgeting and networking.
The magazines are right: 30, 40 or 50 is the new 20. Or at least it can be. Many successful folks don't figure things out until they've been around for three decades or more.
Rock-solid, balanced wealth needs positive cash flow, investments, guaranteed income, liquidity, long-term care and your legacy. Let's look first at positive cash flow.
Itemized deductions can really cut your tax bill, and you know the big ones like mortgage interest. But you may not know about professional dues or safe deposit box rentals.
You can use these six steps, suggested by an entrepreneur who was orphaned at age 17, to catapult your financial life and climb the ladder of success.
Whether they're talking about productivity hacks, launching a product or selling a company, would-be entrepreneurs can learn a lot from listening to those who've been there.
Artists often resist the idea of financial planning; indeed, not caring about money is a point of pride. But escaping that mindset can help them achieve their creative dreams.
Warren Buffett recently made a very public statement in praise of America's professional women. Here are a few other notables who have gone on the record in the same vein.
Although Sheryl Sandberg's manifesto, Lean In, was just published Monday, it already is generating a torrent of debate -- much of it among female professionals who complain...