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Here's Who Will Win the FinTech War

You have to have been hiding under a rock over the past handful of years to miss that this is no longer your father’s business world. More data is bei...

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The Case for Investing Over Saving

​There is a lot of career advice for women these days. A lot. Ask for the raise. Negotiate from the moment you get your job offer. Get a mentor. Get a...

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​The Worst Money Advice I’ve Heard Lately

There is a lot of money advice out there, and it feels like there’s even more of it targeted to women these days. That is a great, great thing...usual...

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How I Take Career Risks

​I know a little something about taking career risk. I’m in the process of launching Ellevest, a digital investment platform for women. This is after...

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Money Cheat Sheet

What do I wish I’d learned about money sooner? So much. Mostly, that money is power, independence, freedom, and living the lives that we want — lives...

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My Metric for Success? It's All About Impact

Let’s start by calling a spade a spade. In writing about my metric for success, I fully recognize how fortunate I am to have a choice in the matter. I...

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The Questions I Ask Myself When Making Tough Decisions

​I’ve had to make some tough decisions in my career. For example, should we institute a big lay-off in 2010, or double-down by hiring more trainees? (...

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The Gender Gap That's Really Hurting Us (and It's Not the One You Think)

There’s an accepted wisdom around women and money these days: we have a money problem. And that problem is that we earn only 77 cents of each dollar a...

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The Real Connection Between Health & Wealth

We women today are healthier than we have ever been. We know what to eat and what to avoid…and we mostly manage to do it. (Thank goodness dark chocola...

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High Wire Leadership: What I Learned Leading Skeptics

As my team and I work to launch our start-up, Ellevest (a digital investment platform for women, to be launched this year), I've given a lot of though...

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This Is the Future of Work

​In my 20s, I was an investment banker; in my 30s, a research analyst; in my 40s, I managed and led large, complex businesses; and now that I’ve enter...

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How to Have the Dreaded Money Talk with Your Partner

​Talking money is hardly romantic, but it’s totally necessary for any serious relationship. Whether you’ve got a ring on it, are domestically partnere...