What Divorced Women Need To Know About Money "Two major trends are profoundly impacting women. One, women are living longer—longer than men. Two, nearly half of marriages are likely to end in divorce, with rising rates among couples over 50. "- UBS report "Know Your Worth." Divorce rates in the United States have been decreasing [...]
As kids almost all of us dreamed of being a millionaire I was raised in a small town in Idaho, we had one millionaire. People would always talk about her (yes, a her) about her cars, her vacations, her house and especially the Christmas party she always hosted. My parents went to the party every year; it was all so grand, at least by our small town’s standards. One year I got to park cars for the party and earned $20, a really huge payday for me. Now as I look back and wonder about being a millionaire I have realized that a big pile of money isn’t really an answer — it is what that pile of money can do that is important.