Entries by Cathy Curtis

Putting Women At The Center Of The Story

I was getting a hair-cut recently, and instead of scrolling through Instagram while my stylist did her work, I flipped through the February issue of Vogue. In it, there was an adorable photo of Reese Witherspoon with her daughter and mother and an article about what Reese has been up to. As I was skimming […]

Real Life Tips for Your Home Remodel Project

Homes are like bodies, to look their best, maintenance is critical and sometimes a makeover is necessary. If neglected for too long, the time and cost can be prohibitive to repair. Lastly, calling on a team of experts to help will increase the chances that the job will be successful. I recently spoke with three […]

Triple Tax Savings For You: HSA’s As A Long-Term Health Savings Option

If you don’t know about Health Savings Accounts (HSA’s) and are eligible to open one, you’re missing out on an excellent savings vehicle with fantastic tax benefits. HSA’s have been around for about 15 years, but it isn’t until the last few years that they are getting more widely adopted -word is getting out about […]

Financial Windfalls: How to Manage Sudden Wealth

An inheritance, a big bonus, a surprise payout, or a windfall that you knew was coming – these financial events are very exciting and mostly positive.  However, the stress of receiving a large sum of money can derail even the most prudent people – there is something about it that makes us think it’s going […]

Women and Money: The Final Taboo

As women, we talk to each other about everything from sex to politics, to our personal anti-aging strategies. The bonds we form with our female friends run deep, and no subject is off the table. Well, except for one thing that remains off-limits: money. When was the last time you discussed your salary, bank account, […]