Give Your Children Shopping Sense This Holiday Season


Television commercials and peer pressure constantly tempt children to spend money, especially around the holiday season. But children need guidance when it comes to making good buying decisions. Teach children how to compare items by price and quality. When you’re at the grocery store, for example, explain why you might buy a generic cereal instead […]

Guess Jeans to Finances, The Perfect Fit


DivaCFO Widow Expert Dorie Fain, weighs in on how you can raise a financially fit girl and empower your daughter to take ownership over her own financial life. Girls are complicated… Let’s face it…. Thinking about my own upbringing, the single greatest motivation I had to take control of my financial life was that I […]

Biting the Bullet & Budgeting with Stephanie


As some of you know by now I’m not a huge fan of numbers so budgeting falls under the I’d-Rather-Die-Than-Do category. But in the true DivaCFO spirit, I bit the bullet and sat down to take a look at my budget. In this post, I’ll explain what I did step-by-step so maybe some of you can […]