Intuition is a gift from God. It’s our inner-knowing. The purpose of intuition is to help us navigate our personal choices, major life decisions, relationships and issues of life. Learning to trust our intuition is a process. The more we practice, the better we get at it. Today, I trust my intuition.

These married women carry the greatest retirement risk

  According to the retirement article, This group of women bears the highest retirement risk, “Married women in two-income households are at the greatest risk of not being able to maintain their standard of living after retirement.” That’s the finding of new research conducted by the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College and published […]

Money is Self-Care for Women

Ellevest's Sallie Krawcheck explains how (video article review)

Patti Fagan, Award-Winning Money Coach for Women

  In this video article, Ask Sallie: Is it Really Possible to Feel Good About Money? Sallie Krawcheck, the founder of Ellevest, shares how money for women does not actually inspire confidence and empowerment. Rather it represents insecurity and loneliness. So much so that women would much rather talk about their own death than talk […]

How to Overcome Your Financial Fears

Plus 5 curated women & retirement articles to increase your financial literacy

Last week, I was talking with a friend and we got to talking about women, money, and retirement. She told me how her fifty-five-year-old cousin is worried about her husband leaving her, which would put her in a vulnerable financial position. She’s thinking about retiring in the next five years but is afraid to because […]

Happy World Gratitude Day

What are you grateful for?

  The celebration of World Gratitude Day began in 1965 when an international gathering in Hawaii decided it would be good to dedicate one day of the year to express appreciation for all the good we enjoy in life. As it turns out, when we intentionally focus our attention on appreciating even the smallest gifts […]

5 Keys to Create a New Relationship with Money

Plus 5 powerful journal prompts

5 Keys to Create a New Relationship with Money - blog post

  One of the most interesting discoveries I’ve made on my financial healing journey is the connection between the relationship we have with money and the relationship we have with ourselves. As a financial coach and past retirement planner, I’ve routinely observed how we women resist having to deal with our money. But, if we […]

You Can ReWrite Your Money Story

Three money story perspectives to inspire you

  The story we tell ourselves about money becomes our very own money story. Since it is all a story, why not do everything in our power to re-write our money stories so that they support our dreams and goals for living an abundant prosperous life? Here are three money story perspectives to inspire you […]

Women and Financial Power

The more women I talk to, the more I realize how many women still lack financial confidence. They often fear making major financial decisions like where to invest, so they procrastinate. They fear tracking their spending, so they feel clueless about where their money goes. Yet, these are the money habits that can help them […]

3 Baby Steps to Help You Take Charge of Your Finances

3 Baby Steps to Help You Take Charge of Your Finances - by Award-winning Financial Coach, Patti Fagan

  Despite your best intentions, taking charge of your finances tends to get pushed to the back burner, which ultimately causes financial anxiety. You know you need to take care of these things. But you’d rather avoid the discomfort of facing your financial reality. Well, guess what? You’re not alone. Lots of women avoid dealing with […]