Archives December 2014


New Year, New Look

The holidays are just about behind us, with one big one looming just in the distance. The New Year brings to mind resolutions, things we want to do differently, things we want to do better. Certainly when it comes to money, there are plenty of things most people want to differently, and better. And at Financial …


Happy Holidays from Financial Nutrition!

We hope you and yours have a wonderful holiday season! We wish you comfort and joy, with financial security and understanding. We will be back in this space next week with more advice on how to get there!


Top 10 Reasons to Talk $ This Holiday!

This past weekend, in the midst of the holiday hustle and bustle, a friend and I bemoaned the difficulty in keeping focus on what matters during the holidays. Commercialism of the season seems to grow every year, all but erasing the celebration that we might want for our loved ones. So in the midst of all this, …


Why Can’t A Woman Be More Like…

Remember that somewhat, um, dated tune from the 1956 hit musical “My Fair Lady?” Henry Higgins repeats over and over again in a doleful refrain: “Why can’t a woman be more like a man?” While the point of this post is not to dig deep into the show’s 1950s-era perceptions of gender differences, the issue of how …


Starting Over

December 1, already! How did that happen? Before we know it, we’ll be staring New Year’s Eve in the face, and looking down the long road of 2015. The great thing about this time of year is the opportunity it provides to not just reflect on the year past, but to look forward to goals and possibilities …