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Kate Vunic, financial advisor with AXA, offers 5 tips on how to manage your financial affairs, including dealing with estate and tax planning and what to do with a lump sum divorce settlement.
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Wednesday, 16 June 2010 09:00
Yes, we know you don't want to think about life insurance. But there are important facts you should know, like if you and your child(ren) will remain benefactors of your Ex’s policy post-divorce. For answers to this question and more, check out Debbie’s interview with Rudy …
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Tuesday, 08 June 2010 09:18
Women not only earn less money than men, they often don’t know the best ways to maximize the return on their savings. From how and when to ask for a raise to where to safely put your hard earned money, financial expert Sanyika Calloway Boyce has…
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Tuesday, 25 May 2010 09:06
Jennifer Miller and her husband, Jake, decided it was best to end their 11-year marriage upon realizing they’d grown apart. Like many other marriages ending in divorce, Jennifer and her husband had to deal with a frustrating financial picture that included many shared assets like a mortgage, stocks and other&
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Tuesday, 18 May 2010 08:55
Whether you're just thinking about divorce or in the middle of the process, finances are top of mind. Do you know the value of your 401k and IRA accounts? Did you know single moms earn 66% less than their male counterparts? That's no joke. Debbie chats with financial advisor
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Thursday, 06 May 2010 09:16
No doubt today’s subject is controversial and uncomfortable for some, but I’m fielding these questions anyway: Does how much a man earns at his job affect your decision to date him or continue dating him? Or do you find such a concept offensive, shallow, and/or insulting to the&
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Thursday, 29 April 2010 14:00
Employers know that divorced women are a great catch because driven by fear and a need for stability, they'll often work a lot harder and for less money. But don’t put yourself on sale! Debbie chats with workplace attorney Robin Bond who shares…
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Sunday, 28 March 2010 15:55
When you marry or move in with someone, it's important to decide how you and your new partner will handle your finances as a couple, as it will only protect your own financial health should the relationship…
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Thursday, 11 February 2010 19:45
On New Years Eve I will be wearing red underwear and sleeping with a cabbage leaf. You'd think I could do better with the red underwear and all, but hey — I'm banking on 2010 to be a better year.According to my “legendary'” socialite gal pal from Texas, Jeanette Longoria, if you&
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Thursday, 31 December 2009 09:39
Are you looking to start your own business? Would you like to find new ways to network? If so, check out Debbie's interview with Ja-Naé Duane, founder of Wild Women Entrepreneurs, a membership-based networking organization that enables women to learn the ins and outs …
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Monday, 16 November 2009 08:00