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Personal Finance & Career
Read me on Forbes.com, where I regularly cover personal finance for families, becoming a savvier shopper, and spiritual prosperity.
Here are personal finance stories on BBVA Compass’ MoneyFit section about retirement, college, saving money at home and more.
Financial Lessons From My Parents—And What I Had To Learn Myself (GOOD Magazine)
Ready for Retirement: So You Haven’t Been Saving. Now What? (Martha Stewart)
Ready for Retirement: How to Save Money at Any Age (Martha Stewart)
7 Things Not to Say at Work (Oprah.com)
6 Things You Must Know About Buying a Car (Oprah.com)
5 Home Improvements That Will Make You Money (Lending Tree)
Here I am with a ton of advice for small businesses for BBVA Compass bank, including why one tweet can cost you $25k.
Essays & Culture
3 Miscarriages and a Miracle (Jezebel)
The Elaborate Replacement Teddy Bear Hoax (New York Times)
The Birth Parents Move In (New York Times)
When Family Ties Become Tangled (Whole Life Times)
What Not to Say to Adoptive Parents (mom.me)
Now I Get It! (mom.me)
Not Quite the Reaction I Expected (mom.me)
Work It Out (Parent & Child)
Advice to a New Grad (Purple Clover)
Taking the Scenic Route to the Best Divorce Ever (Purple Clover)
Health & Environment
The Philanthropic Spark: A Lucky Pair (Cedars-Sinai)
Green Up Your Act (Parent & Child)
Bright Ideas (Parent & Child)
Philanthropy and community health stories for Kaiser Permanente
Travel & Lifestyle
Los Angeles Day Trip: Chinatown (Sunset Magazine)
One Perfect Day in Glendale, California (Sunset Magazine)
The Cheese Log: Some Cheese, a Road, and Memories (Culinate.com)
Slopping in the Mud for Sensational Shellfish (Seattle Post-Intelligencer)
Storms Worth Watching (Seattle Post-Intelligencer)