As Chris Rock once said, “Rich is some (bleep) you could lose with a crazy summer and a drug habit.” Just because one may be good at making money doesn’t mean he or she necessarily has the savvy to save, invest and grow that money. The financial failures of some celebrities amplify what can go wrong when you mismanage your dollars and cents.
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He may earn less than you. His job may not be as “prestigious” or time-consuming. He may be ambitious, but not in the same ways that you are. He may not have gone to a top-notch college like you did. Will you be okay with that?
I’m excited to announce that J.D. Roth has a brand new 52-week course launching today called Get Rich Slowly: The Unconventional Guide to Mastering Your Money.
While my new book, When She Makes More, directs advice towards breadwinning women, it is also a celebration of the wonderful, supportive men who love them. Edward Coambs is one of these amazing men.
“Women use an endless list of tactics to seem less threatening,” to their male partners, writes Jessica Bennett, in her recent piece for Cosmopolitan. And “it’s not necessarily a conscious choice. Women who’ve been trained to be effective at work don’t always have a template for how to be in a relationship,” she continues.
The gender pay gap has stalled in recent years, with women still earning 77 cents for every dollar a man makes in the workplace, the same as in 2011. And get this: even when we are our own bosses, we sell ourselves short.
Is your bank account half empty or half full? When it comes to our ability to make healthy and sound financial choices, mindset matters.
Can’t figure out why you’re making the same financial mistakes? It may have something to do with your gender.
The next time someone approaches you in a bar and asks for your digits, they may not be after your phone number. For those seeking a soul mate, the following financial dealbreakers may surprise you.