Ever wanted tools to advocate for equality in your workplace? Ever wondered how to stand up for yourself in your professional role?
Too often, women sign away independence, power, and rights, without fully understanding the choice they are making.
Americans will eventually receive Social Security and Medicare benefits. Each year, the Trustees of the Social Security and Medicare Trust Funds release lengthy reports to Congress that assess the health of these important programs. The newest reports, released on April 22, 2019, discuss the current financial condition and ongoing financial challenges that both programs face, and project a Social Security cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) for 2020.
We all have values. And yet, do you ever feel like – after collecting alimony, receiving child support, and working hard – you really haven’t put any of your money towards your personal values? If that sounds familiar, you’re not alone.
Stocks moved very little during the holiday-shortened week (markets were closed in observance of Good Friday). The large caps of the Dow inched up a little over 0.5%, while the S&P 500 dropped less than 0.1%. With light trading, the Cboe Volatility Index® fell to an eight-month low last week. Favorable earnings reports helped push industrial shares higher, offset by dipping health-care stocks. The yield on 10-year Treasuries stayed stagnant last week. Year-to-date, each of the benchmark indexes listed here are comfortably ahead of their respective 2018 closing values, led by the Nasdaq, followed by the Russell 2000, the S&P 500, the Dow, and the Global Dow.
Laurie Fried discusses the importance of women taking control of their finances.
Did you know that one in three adults who have combined their money in a relationship admit to committing financial infidelity against their partner?
Talking about – and being honest about – money is one of the major challenges in almost any relationship.
Lumina sponsored a table at the Ladies Professional Golf Association Amateur event in Westchester, NY on Sunday, April 7.
April 9th, 2019
Laurie Fried, Patti Moores & Hilary Tuohy from Lumina Financial Consultants along with Susan Hess, Owner, Golftini present Fashion and Finance – a perfect pair!
We are pleased to announce that New Leaf Financial Advisory and Lumina Financial Consultants, LLC are joining forces in order to better serve the needs of women looking to take control of their financial lives.