Recession

WOW! Tips from the Budget Fashionista

17. WOW! Tips from the Budget Fashionista

Woman of the Week Tips from the Budget Fashionista Frugal’s the new black! -Julie Ryan Evans Kathryn Finney is fashion. Being the founder of The Budget Fashionista, which just celebrated its fifth anniversary on September 8 during New York Fashion Week, she has a lot of tips for the savvy saver out there and you [...] Continue reading
Financial Friction and Families

18. Financial Friction and Families

In the News Financial Friction and Families Can money buy happiness? By: Julie Ryan Evans A recent study titled What do Women Want? released by Meredith Corporation and NBC Universal found that two-thirds (68%) of women cite “financial strain” as a major threat to the American Family — and a much bigger threat than “divorce” [...] Continue reading
Escaping the Axe

19. Escaping the Axe

Woman to Women Escaping the Axe How to keep your job in a flailing economy By: Kristin Johnson I work in a company where layoffs seem to be a daily occurrence and the rumor mill is working overtime. It may be an unfortunate trend in your office, too, as colleagues slowly pack their personal belongings [...] Continue reading
Woman Versus Recession

20. Woman Versus Recession

In Her Words Woman Versus Recession Unexpectedly starting from the bottom By: Mirlande Jeanlouis “Could you make three copies of this?” My hands hesitated as my supervisor/taskmaster passed me 300 pages of 11-by-17 manuscript for a less-than-fascinating quilting anthology. My nerve endings wouldn’t hiccup if I weren’t visualizing the impending woman-versus-machine battle to come, but [...] Continue reading