How To Improve Financial Wellness in the Latinx Community

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Financial wellness has become a highly-searched (dare I say, trendy) term over the last several years. At its core, financial wellness is a key measurement that determines...

How to Accumulate Wealth, According to a Finance Pro

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Fresh out of college, Tori Dunlop—now a personal finance advisor and founder of the finance education platform Her First $100k—set a goal for herself of accumulating a...

How to Accumulate Wealth, According to a Finance Pro

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Fresh out of college, Tori Dunlap—now a personal finance advisor and founder of the finance education platform Her First $100k—set a goal for herself of accumulating a...

Wealth Is Health, According to U.S. Healthiest Communities

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When U.S. News & World Report put together its 2021 healthiest communities rankings, it examined 10 factors, including population health, equity, and economy. Though “economy” is the fourth-most-weighted category, five of the overall top 10 healthiest communities are also in the top 10 economically prosperous communities (compared to one to two cities...

3 Financial Boundaries Post-Quarantine for Every Person

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The COVID vaccine rollout is hitting its stride across the U.S. and many people are beginning to feel something they haven’t in over a year: hope. But even as we begin to make plans for the future, re-entering this new “normal” may feel uncomfortable—anxiety-provoking, even. With Summer Vaxacation, we’re...

What Saving Money To Move Looks Like for One Woman

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Welcome to Checks+Balanced, where women of varying income brackets reveal how much they spend on (and how they budget for) wellness in order to spread transparency and maybe a little inspo. See All It’s widely accepted to talk about fitness, healthy food, and self care. But...

How To Bring Up a Prenup, and Why You Should Consider It

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A prenuptial agreement is a contract that’s drawn up before marriage to set out how assets and liabilities should be divided between a couple in the event of a divorce. And while they stand to offer plenty of benefits, they can also stir up unsavory emotions when partners suggest their use. “Some...

Pro Tips for Conquering Money Anxiety

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When one of the co-founders of her company stepped away, it was a curveball that propelled Leslie Bailey, co-founder and CEO of Indy Maven, a lifestyle media company and community in Indianapolis, into a spiral.  “I was suddenly responsible for all aspects of the business without someone there on a daily basis...

Making Juneteenth a Federal Holiday Is Meaningless

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Juneteenth, a holiday that commemorates the end of slavery in the United States, has been celebrated by African Americans for over 100 years. But non-Black folk finally began to pay more attention to its significance last summer, following the murder of George Floyd. On Tuesday, the United States Senate unanimously approved a...

How To Manage Spending and Budgeting Post-Lockdown

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For many, the pandemic has had devastating money-related consequences, whether in the form of layoffs, medical bills, costs associated with grieving, or otherwise, leading to an increase in the experience of financial stress. For others, spending may have decreased during this uncertain time, with costs spared on lifestyle habits like eating out...