Helping Women

Financial Self-Defense for Women

Financial Self-Defense for Women

Finance Advice, Helping Women
A well-stocked woolen stocking is an essential weapon to defend yourself in the event of a bad surprise of life. Young women may be educated and say they are fiercely independent, they are not really so until they have cushioned their financial cushion. Here's how to get there. DISCIPLINE, RIGOR AND CONFIDENCE What is the connection between martial arts and financial independence? Both require discipline and effort, and then they provide assurance and power. Many young women learn self-defense skills to defend themselves in case of aggression. They would benefit from applying the same principle to their bank account: by filling it, it will become their secret weapon, which will support them during the hardships of life - job loss, separation, illness - events that have more risk of ...
Women and Personal Finances, Account is Not Good

Women and Personal Finances, Account is Not Good

Helping Women, Personal Finance
First of all, the following is not a moralizing paper for women whose income is below the poverty line, quite the contrary! Far too many people live in poverty in this country. And the phenomenon is now affecting employees, who are increasingly likely to use food banks. We live in a neo-liberal era and equal opportunities remains a cruel joke. And even when he has favored us, the spell can turn against us at any moment. All of this deserves a whole article, but that is not my point today. No, I want to talk to you about "financial illiteracy," which is more prevalent than we think in what we might call the middle class. It is not possible for everyone to understand how credit and interest rates work. Many do not have the time to manage loans and credit cards and are not sufficiently war...
Personal Finance for Women

Personal Finance for Women

Finance Advice, Helping Women
Both men and women are greatly influenced by their emotions and values ​​when it comes to making financial decisions. However, there are significant differences between the two sexes, according to the financial planner and chair of the board of IQPF Nathalie Bachand. While women perceive themselves as far-sighted and economically efficient in terms of financial management, men say they are rather free and fully autonomous, she said Tuesday as part of the Women and Success event, an initiative of the psychologist Rose-Marie Charest. In terms of money, men and women have a marked aversion to losses, but women would be even more reluctant to see the value of their investments perish momentarily. As a result, women are often more cautious in their investments. "It has not been that lo
Finance and Heritage: What Women Want

Finance and Heritage: What Women Want

Helping Women, Personal Finance
Private banks and wealth management firms offer women-specific programs to help them prepare for their future. It is often forgotten, but it was not until 1965 that women were allowed to open their own bank account without the permission of their husbands. In doing so, they finally managed their own assets. This little historical reminder explains why, in a caricatural way, "the woman manages the budget and the man the long-term investments," says Jennifer Pillet, founder of Jennifer au féminin, an internet platform offering support, from the simple patrimonial study to the implementation of the recommended solutions. "Women's involvement in heritage management is relatively recent. This explains why ten years ago, men often came alone to get advice, or at best, as a couple, "explains V