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What to Do if You Can’t Afford to Invest Yet – Make Money Monday

Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. Every money move you make today is something Future You will thank you for. So if you don’t have the wiggle room to invest right now, here’s what Ellevest recommends. “We want you to meet Ellevest because Black Women …

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Make Money Monday – 4 Money Moves for LGBTQIA+ People and Allies (and Why They’re Important)

Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. We aren’t going to sugar-coat it: Members of the LGBTQIA community have to push harder, especially when it comes to money. But there are always things you can do to move forward, especially when we all work together. Here’s …

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Make Money Monday (on a Tuesday) – Money Cheat Sheet

Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. There are so many things that could be put on a “cheat sheet” about women and money. Ellevest has started with eight big ones. Here’s the financial advice they think every woman should know. “We want you to meet Ellevest because …

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Make Money Monday: 4 Important Things to Know About U.S. Student Loans

Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. If you’ve got student loans in the US, you want a plan that helps you pay as little as possible in interest and fees. If you don’t, YAY for you! Whoot Whoot! Feel free to share this post with …

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Make Money Monday: Should I Invest My Bonus Right Away or Over Time?

Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. If you get a bonus at work, congratulations! How cool! If not, pass then on to someone who does and go sulk in the corner with me, lol. So you get a bonus and you might be wondering about …

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Make Money Monday: The “Magic” of Compounding, Explained

Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. When is a dollar not worth a dollar? When it’s invested. Historically speaking, a dollar invested today is worth more than a dollar invested later. Here’s why, from Ellevest. NOTE: If you are outside of the US use a …

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Ever thought about working in translation?

Want to work abroad? Translation may be your way to a new life. Quality language translation is crucial for bridging the communication gap by helping firms reach out to a multivariate audience by talking in a language their clients can understand and relate. Whether it’s a brick and mortar venture or an emerging business venture, …

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Make Money Monday: 7 Smart Money Moves to Make in Your 20s

Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. For most of us, our 20s is the decade of #adulting, including with our money. So where do you start? Here’s a roundup of seven steps to take now, from our friends at Ellevest. NOTE: If you live outside of …

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Make Money Monday: 4 Steps to Ditching Your Roommates So You Can Live Alone.

Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. You want to earn a competitive return with your investments. (That’s key.) But you also want to power social change by advancing other women. Check out these articles by Ellevest about how you can do both. Having a roommate …

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Make Money Monday: Self-care 101: Hot Baths, Yoga, Investing.

Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. Self-care is whatever you do to take care of your mental, emotional, and physical health. Are you doing that for your future self? Here’s how planning and saving for retirement is more like yoga than you think. “We want …

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Make Money Monday: The Biggest Investing Mistake Women Make.

Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. You may have seen articles about mistakes investors make. But surprise: Those are men’s biggest mistakes. The biggest investing mistakes women make, says Ellevest CEO and Co-Founder Sallie Krawcheck, are very different. Here’s why. “We want you to meet Ellevest because Black …

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International Women’s Day: Venus Williams, Ellevest, and Our Money

We may never be the world’s best tennis player but we can invest in our futures. Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. Let’s not forget how bad as* Venus Williams is. She is a former world number 1. She and her sister Serena dominated women’s …

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Mellody Hobson: Disrupt Money

*Note: $100 offer available at the bottom of this post. Mellody Hobson will become the new vice chair of Starbucks later this month. “Throughout her career, Hobson has made financial literacy and community outreach a priority.” We’re lucky to have her as an investor in Ellevest, Inc., too. Congrats, Mellody! #ad “I want you to meet …

For too long, our society and institutions have kept women at a disadvantage with regard to money.

Let’s Disrupt Money from Ellevest #ad Our society and institutions have long put us at a disadvantage with regards to money, leaving us at less than full equality: It will be 38 years until the wage gap closes for white women, 106 years for black women, and 230 years for Latina women. Women are 80% more likely than …

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Set up your budget and stick with it – Kick Butt with your Finances in 2018

New Year’s Money Guide Part 2 Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. Set up your budget and stick with it Setting up a budget can feel as painful as a visit to the dentist, but here’s a simple rule to make it easy. Look at your …

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3 Things To Kick Off Kicking Butt with Your Finances in 2018 – Ellevest

New Year’s Money Guide Part 1 Create a free investment plan with Ellevest* that crunches the numbers based on the realities of gender-based pay. “There’s no instant formula to greatness here, no “simple steps,” because that’s just not how life works, right? But from my years of experience working on Wall Street, here’s my advice to help …