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What’s Your Money Personality? (Umm …)

The internet loves many things. Among them: taking quizzes and patronizing women when it comes to money. (OK, also pictures of cats. But I’m with the internet on that one.)

This Is What Bravery Looks Like

You may have heard us at Ellevest puzzle through that tells us that girls are given different messages than boys are about money: Girls are taught to save, and boys are taught to build wealth.

Why We Decided to Rewrite History

Whew. We did it. We made it through February … what feels like the longest month of the year, the home of Seasonal Affective Disorder, the purgatory of dark mornings and early sunsets.

This Investigation Really Rattled Me

Late last week, you probably read about Robert Kraft, best known as the owner of the New England Patriots, being charged with soliciting prostitutes in Florida.

The Uncool Thing About Women Candidates

“How sexist will the media’s treatment of female candidates be? Rule out ‘not at all.’”)

Hire Women. Promote Women. And Talk About It

Over the weekend, I read an of the venture capital industry’s progress on bringing more women into the business and promoting them to leadership positions.

Support System = Success

​The stats on the advancement of women in business can get pretty depressing: the number of female CEOs is declining, the gender pay gaps are barely moving.

Let’s Celebrate These 7 Wins for Women in 2018

It’s becoming an Ellevest tradition to take stock of the wins for women over the past year. And 2018 was quite a year for women.

Why Markets Hate Tariffs (and Trade Wars)

Two weeks ago, we talked about the litany of issues that the stock market is fretting about. Recently, those have crystallized into one main thing: worries about a US trade war with China.

5 Things to Remember in a Nervous Stock Market

The stock market is fretful. I’ve always thought of the price, and the daily price movements, of individual stocks as telling a bit of a story.

12 Reasons I’m Hopeful About Women at Work

Well, a couple of weeks ago, Lean In and McKinsey that showed that, despite all the leaning we all did, there’s been no advancement of women in business. None, nada, nothing.

What to Know About the Markets Right Now

​Well, this isn’t a lot of fun, this market volatility. It’s a bit like turbulence on a flight. Uncomfortable, but historically not dangerous to your financial health.