Radio Show / Podcast

Episode 75

 

On Change It Up Radio

 

Peace & Volatility

Don’t Panic. Don’t Sell. Just Plan. Market volatility can be rather scary for a lot of people. One day the market’s up, the next day it’s plunging, and then it’s up again. Naturally, most of us get nervous by this type of fluctuation. We’ll talk about what’s going on with the current market and how to avoid making emotional decisions that could lock in our losses. I share strategies for addressing current fluctuations and how to make smarter short term decisions that don’t conflict with long term goals.

Episode 65

 

On Change It Up Radio

 

Free to do What Matters

Insightful information about ESG investing, why it’s become so popular, and how it can create both a better return and a better world. We’ll talk about some of the ways that I can help you invest in companies that are doing their part for the environment!

Episode 59

 

On Change It Up Radio

 

The High Cost of a Facade

April is Financial Literacy Month! Why is it that women are often not as informed about finances as men? Join us to learn why financial literacy is so important for everyone, especially us women. What are we doing about the lack of basic knowledge surrounding economic and financial principles in our country, and what’s happening today to encourage financial education and mindfulness? Listen for tips on how to use money as a tool to make our lives better instead of as a goal.

Episode 56

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Closing the Gender Wage Gap

It’s crazy to think that in 2019 women are still not earning the same wages as men for equal work, even when they have the same education and experience! So how do we close this gender wage gap? We’ll go beyond the grim statistics and share five concrete ideas that we can start implementing to work towards closing the gender wage gap and bringing about much-needed change today. If we really want to reach equality for women, this topic has to stay at our forefront.

Episode 53

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The Economics of Women

A discussion on the economics of women and what can we do to bridge the gender wage gap. The gender pay gap has been a very real issue in the workplace for years, and it seems like we are finally starting to bring more awareness to this problem. We’ll give insight into what’s actually going on with the economics of women in the world today and what can we do to create necessary change so that that situation improves. We’ll share factors contributing to the gender wage gap and how women and minorities can work towards a system that delivers equal pay for equal work.

Episode 49

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It’s Tax Time

How to we keep up with new tax laws, make sure that we file accordingly, and get the best return possible!

Great tips and insight to help educate us on all that we need to know about big changes in the tax laws for 2018 so that we’re fully prepared to properly file our taxes this year.

Episode 42

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Saying and Doing the Right Thing for the Holidays

It’s the end of the year and while everyone is focused on Holiday activities, there are several year-end financial issues that we should also be prioritizing. Important information about end of the year financial focuses. How we can take stock of our financial lives for the past year, be cautionary of additional taxes or penalties, rebalance our investments, and meet some very important deadlines before 2018 comes to a close.

*Rebalancing/Reallocating can entail transaction costs and tax consequences that should be considered when determining a rebalancing/reallocation strategy

Episode 37

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The Recent Volatility in the Market, Rising Interest Rates and the Importance of Diversifying Your Portfolio

The scoop on recent volatility in the market, rising interest rates, and the importance of diversifying your portfolio.

*Diversification does not guarantee a profit or protect against a loss in a declining market. It is a method used to help manage investment risk.

Episode 34

On Change It Up Radio

 

Crashing and Not Burning

What we should have learned from the market crash of 2008 and how we can prepare ourselves from something like this in the future. Three action steps we can start applying in our life today to stay aware of what’s going on in the economy and how it can affect us financially.

Episode 30

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Breaking Money Silence

Financial literacy and why it’s so important for women to up their game when it comes to knowledge about financial matters. Wealth psychology expert, Kathleen Burns Kingsbury, also joins in to shine a light on money silence and how it impacts individuals, couples, and families. She shares tips, tools, and advice for gaining “money talk” confidence.

Episode 26

On Change It Up Radio

 

The Long and Short of Relationships

How long-term relationships can often harm financial literacy and why it’s so important to make financial decisions together in committed relationships.

Episode 21

On Change It Up Radio

 

Wealth… Luck… or Knowledge and Planning

Real pearls of wisdom about money and awesome strategies for you to improve your financial foundation. Why start tomorrow when you can start today? It’s never too soon to start thinking about your financial future!

Episode 17

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Avoiding Despair and Desperation

The ever-increasing numbers of Baby Boomers, especially women, who have very little understanding and education about finances after retirement. Valuable information to help educate us on what we need to know about money in retirement.

*Not associated with or endorsed by the Social Security Administration or any other government agency.

Episode 13

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Empowering Females at Every Stage of Life

How women are 2 1/2 times more likely to end up in poverty since they have a longer life expectancy and are typically the caretakers. Empowering insight and advice about how women can grow beautiful financial futures by valuing their future comfort as much as they value their comfort today.

Episode 6

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We’re Living Longer… What You Need to Know!

Making financial literacy the norm for everyone rather than the exception while addressing questions from the 2017 Retirement Income Literacy Gender Differences Quiz. How the 4% rule works and how it can be used to keep income flowing through retirement.

Episode 5

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Making Lemonade Out of Lemons

Cheri Blair, and Counselor and COO of Club-ABLE, Dina J. Reh, share how they’ve overcome financial and physical hardships in their lives and use their knowledge and experience to encourage and empower others. Hear how they create beauty and opportunity from difficult times.

Episode 2

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Enlightened Selfishness

Advice on finding a financial balance in our lives and feeling empowered about money. How difficult experiences in our lives can open the portal for growth and learning how to embrace changing it up.

August 19, 2018

 

The Balanced Millionaire

 

What you Should Know When Starting a Business

Are you in the process of starting your own business? Have you already started? Listen in to find out answers to important questions like when you should become incorporated, how this can affect your taxes, and ways to reduce your earnings. We’ll also discuss what we, as women can do to prepare for handling finances on our own whether it be due to divorce or outliving our partners.

April 5, 2018

On The Edge 

 

Cheri Blair’s Love for Finance and Flowers Help Women Make Their Futures Bloom

Preparing for financial control now and in the future. Why we are so afraid of “money talk” and learning ways to handle the emotions that come with that.

March 12, 2018

On Transition Radio

 

Value your future comfort as much as you value comfort today

How time and money are the 2 biggest challenges when dealing with retirement and finances. A man is not a financial plan! Learn why it is so important to work on your financial literacy and female independence.

February 26, 2018

On Transition Radio

 

Getting on Your Financial Two Feet

How self love can provide a sense of empowerment. Addressing the financial fears and unknowns to increase financial confidence.

January 29, 2018

On Transition Radio

 

Overcoming the Challenges of Planning for Retirement

Why a man is not a financial plan! We’ll discuss lessons learned from women that have had to find this out the hard way. How that can affect you emotionally and how financial planning could help boost your confidence.

December 11, 2017

On Transition Radio

 

Living a Life of Purpose – Examples of Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things

The two things we worry about most are losing our health and losing our money. Hear tips on how to prepare for your financial future so that you can have money for life. Learning to care for our future finances like we care for our finances today.

Articles / Blogs

The Calvert Women’s Principle

The Calvert Women’s Principles

CBFS Blog Article  4.3.19

Why Does the Age Gap Between Men & Women Persist?

Worksheet

How to Break Money Silence?