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When money changes, life changes, and when life changes, money changes. In the late 1990s, while I was still a practicing Certified Financial Planner®, I was struck by all of the stories of windfalls-gone-wrong. For some reason, when people won the lottery or received large insurance settlements or inheritances, their stories often took unfortunate turns. […]

On the Bezos Divorce as a Sudden Money® Event

With so much media time and space being occupied with stories about the Bezos divorce, what we haven’t seen is commentary from experts regarding this divorce as a sudden money® event. I’m a Certified Financial Transitionist® who works mostly with women divorcees, and I’d like to address some obvious and not-so-obvious human issues from the […]

On Your Human Experience of Change

Life transitions don’t happen in a vacuum. There is no “retirement” without a person who is retiring. It’s silly just thinking about that, right? “Retirement” is a word describing a major life event that is being experienced by an individual. And that individual’s responses and decisions are directly impacted by: their emotions the amount and the […]