Smart Saving for School

Smart Saving for School

If you have kids, you know that education is going to cost serious money.  In fact: Daycare & Preschool can cost $1500-2500 per month. Private Primary and Secondary school in New York City can cost almost $40,000 per year. College expenses have increased at...
Can I Afford to Work Part-Time?

Can I Afford to Work Part-Time?

Wouldn’t it be great to have an extra day each week to run errands, spend time with your family, or just relax? But can you afford it? As a mom, I have often thought that part-time work would be the perfect compromise: I would have the extra time to spend time...
Adopting? Feel Financially Prepared in Four Steps

Adopting? Feel Financially Prepared in Four Steps

Are you thinking about adopting a child? That’s wonderful! Parents thinking about adoption may be very anxious about the financial aspects of the process. I’d like to take some of the mystery out of it, so parents don’t unnecessarily delay for financial reasons. Here...
Retirement Saving for the Self-Employed

Retirement Saving for the Self-Employed

Being your own boss has a lot of perks. Unfortunately, having a workplace retirement plan and an 401(k) match isn’t one of them.  Even if you’re running the business of your dreams and never planning to fully retire, everyone wants the “option” to stop working (or...