Best Self Magazine

A Call for Women to Redefine Self-Care by Taking Care of Your Finances

A Call for Women to Redefine Self-Care by Taking Care of Your Finances, by Sweta Vikram. Photograph of 3 women from behind by Suhyeon Choi
Photograph by Suhyeon Choi

April is financial literacy month so here’s a call for women, by women, to become more pro-active in managing money

Money can feel daunting! Is managing your money creating anxiety? Remember: Everyone shares their own unique relationship with money. Depending on a woman’s childhood, family, background, culture, socio-economic influence, family traditions etc. — her overall perception of money management might vary. Also, every family makes their own choices about roles, chores, and responsibilities.

According to the U.S. Bank Women and Wealth Insights Study, women under-engage with their finances, although they control more than $20 trillion in wealth. Is it fair to assume that women might be earning the money, but they are not necessarily managing it too? The research findings also tell

Você está lendo uma amostra, registre-se para ler mais.

Mais de Best Self Magazine

Best Self MagazineLeitura de 4 mins
Wait For It: Exploring The Virtues Of Patience
— On a bitter 23 degrees morning, my walking partner and I set out on our daily constitutional walk along the reservoir. As we crossed the bridge over the frozen water, I saw a man quietly sitting on a chair on the ice, holding a 12-inch rod with lin
Best Self MagazineLeitura de 6 minsPsychology
BE STILL: The Power of Stillness & Silence
— Stillness is such a powerful skill in our time. So much arises when you allow yourself to just be. When you let go of the doing and the thinking and feel into the miracle that is you, simply as you are right now, intuition rises.  Silence and still
Best Self MagazineLeitura de 3 mins
Turning Your Home Into a More Healthy and Productive Space in 2021
— The work-from-home revolution of 2020 may have been dramatic, but it was hardly the first time that employees had tried working remotely. Nevertheless, the size and scope of the adjustment was truly enormous, and the first goal for most enterprises