Posts Categorized: Women-Focused

Financial Planning for Women – Part 3 (Long-Term Care)

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In my previous blog post, Financial Planning for Women – Part 2 (Social Security), I talked about how the guidance we provide in the early years of retirement places women in the best possible position to live their final years with grace, security, and dignity. In this post, we will discuss L...
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The Intersection of Health and Wealth (or, how well you live has a direct impact on how well you do!)

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This time of year, many resolutions focus on improving personal finances. A good financial plan is about your goals and dreams.  But is it also about your health? In a recent blog post on the Forbes.com website, our friend and fellow financial planner (who also happens to be a medical doctor) Ca...
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Financial Planning for Women – Part 2 (Social Security)

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In my previous blog post, Financial Planning for Women – Part 1, I talked about how women will generally live longer than their male counterparts, with less in their portfolio later in life, and with less loved ones available to take care of them. In this post, we look at Social Security and discu...
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Financial Planning for Women – Part 1

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Since Inspired Financial specializes in working with women, we are often asked, "Why do you provide financial planning for women?" Women's financial needs are underserved and often overlooked in the financial planning profession. Awareness of these needs must be brought to light during the planni...
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Phenomenal Women In History – Mother Teresa

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In the spirit of Women’s history month, I wanted to highlight one of my favorite women in history: Mother Teresa. She dedicated her life to helping the poor and was one of the greatest humanitarians of the 20th Century. Mother Teresa’s birth name isn’t Teresa but Agnes. She was born in Mace...
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What’s Your Love Language?

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After enjoying a wonderful Valentine’s Day with my wife, I was reminded of one of the best relationship books we’ve read together. It’s called “The Five Love Languages” by Dr. Gary Chapman and its premise is that people feel loved in different ways. Dr. Chapman makes the case that each of ...
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Does When You Marry Affect Your Chances of Divorce?

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As many of you know, Inspired Financial has particular expertise in serving women in transition. One of the primary transitions we encounter is divorce and it got us to thinking about the factors that might contribute to divorce.  For example, according to conventional wisdom, the odds that you and...
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Making Her Mark In Politics and in Finance – Female Trailblazers

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It’s been a remarkable month for women in political leadership. With the UK’s recent vote on Brexit, Theresa May is poised to become the first British Prime Minister since Margaret Thatcher (and only the second ever). It also appears that Hillary Clinton will be the confirmed presidential candid...
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Women to be Honored on US Paper Currency

Harriet Tubman will be the first woman to be honored on paper currency since Martha Washington graced the $1 silver certificate in the late 19th century.At our recent Shred Event, we were seated enjoying our lunch, when one of our most devoted theater loving clients, asked me if I’ve heard of the...
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