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Many women believe that when they meet Mr. Right they will then begin to plan for their future especially financially. Why wait on someone else to show up to be fabulous? Better to be Ms. Right, right now, since a man isn't a financial plan. more

Nov 18, 2016 3:00 PM , Money

On a subconscious level, women also have a "care network" they worry about. A handful of people whom we feel some sort of responsibility to, whether it be financially or emotionally. more

Aug 6, 2016 3:00 PM , Work + Money

Women can use their financial influence by investing in companies that have greater gender diversity within their businesses. Here's why you should consider investing in companies that are more focused on gender equality than their peers. more

Jun 16, 2016 3:00 PM Money

YWCA Metropolitan Chicago and DyMynd host a series of dynamic events that will focus on four ways that we can impact wage equality and help women obtain financial empowerment: EARN, INVEST, SPEND and GIVE. more

Apr 22, 2016 1:30 PM Money

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Nancy Wright, CEO of The Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana

The modern Girl Scout has evolved beyond camping and cookies. Nancy Wright, CEO of The Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana shares how today's Brownies and Junior Scouts are learning how to build robots and being mentored by top CEOs. more

Apr 12, 2016 7:00 AM Influencers

As a woman, mother, or wife—and any combination thereof—you are your own CFO (Chief Financial Officer or Chief Family Officer) and probably don’t recognize your role and its importance. more

Apr 8, 2016 9:16 AM , Current Issue

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