My Latest Musings:

  • Since the pandemic started in early March, I have been focusing most of my content on supporting folks through this time: Grief, Government Stimulus, Girlfriends and Giving.Navigating Student Loans During The COVID Crisis.Baking, Donating, Researching, Reading. Debt Triage in the Time of COVID. And, more recently: Amplifying Black Voices. Today, I want to share some of the new and exciting Art of Money projects that are happening over here. First up: I finally got an audiobook deal! Yes, it’s only…

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  • Dear Friends, Black Lives Matter. I think it’s extremely important to make this known to the world as a human, as a white passing, Jewish woman, and as a business owner. Black Lives Matter. This is where I stand. Period. While I’ve been doing some deeper work privately around understanding my own biases and white privilege for a while now, I have a long way to go and will continue to do so so. These two quotes and concepts have…

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  • Last week was a really good work week. I ended the week feeling as though I am offering solid work in current time and also planning things out for the future. I’ll share an update all things Art of Money related later this week. There are some new developments which include a new publishing contract (related to my first book), which is very exciting. I’m sure I haven’t said anything like this for a while. During this pandemic time, I…

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  • Dear Friends, Since I started my Financial Therapy work in 2001, I have been cultivating close colleague connections. There are so many different facets of the financial and psychotherapy world. Finding reliable resources and referrals is very important to me, and I’m always on the lookout. So when my go-to Consumer Debt Advocate, Gerri Detweiler was moving over to business loans after a few decades in the field, I knew I needed to find someone new for my community. You…

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  • Dear Friends, I wanted to do something a little different today. Here’s a little glimpse into my world, in a new format. These are a few things I am focusing on during this time. As always, I hope it supports you, offers some solid resources, and adds some playfulness too. Baking: I’m not sure what’s happening to me but I’ve started baking late at night. I’ve always tended towards a night owl but I’ve had to temper that tendency because…

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  • Hi Friends, I’m excited to share with you an interview I did this week with Student Loan Expert, Travis Hornsby. His company helps people figure out when someone should pay off their student loans or seek forgiveness programs and the best path forward. I’ve been looking for a new student loan expert for many years now. The last time I interviewed someone who specialized in student loans was in 2013! In 2013, student loans seemed to be the bane of…

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