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Chief Mom Officer
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Breadwinning moms, Women and money, Work, Frugal Family Life, Early Retirement, FIRE, Frugality
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Latest Blog Posts

Are college savings accounts for the wealthy? A recent article made me think of an older debate on this topic. Join me as I explore some facts, share my story about my thoughts on college savings at different income levels, and join in the discussion with your perspective. The post Are College Savings Accounts Just For The Wealthy? appeared first on Chief Mom Officer. ...
Posted: Jan 11 2019 @ 8:00 AM
Today I've got another amazing interview for you, with a mechanical engineer turned software engineer - Financial Mechanic. She's pursuing financial independence, a breadwinner, a six-figure earner, and a woman in tech (like me!). She's got a great story to share, and some wonderful advice for you. The post Breadwinning, Six Figure Women – Financial Mechanic appeared first on Chief Mom Officer. ...
Posted: Jan 09 2019 @ 8:12 AM
The other day, I took my kids to the bank. They had some CD's that were maturing, and I was hoping to use the experience to teach them a few financial lessons. Here's that story - and what I hope they took away from the experience. The post What I Hope You Learned From Our Trip To The Bank appeared first on Chief Mom Officer. ...
Posted: Jan 07 2019 @ 7:56 AM
Balance. It's an elusive thing, especially for us breadwinning moms. With three kids, a demanding job, a successful site, health, brushing my teeth, you name it - I can easily get out of balance. So this year, I'm committing to finding a sense of balance that works for me. Come on in and check out what's in store here at CMO Central this year, and learn more about finding balance ...
Posted: Jan 04 2019 @ 8:00 AM
How did 2018 go here at CMO central? There were ups and downs, passes and fails - as is life. Stop on in and see how this year went, including achievement of a goal I didn't know we had. The post 2018 Recap: Life At CMO Central appeared first on Chief Mom Officer. ...
Posted: Jan 02 2019 @ 7:00 AM
As 2018 comes to a close, and 2019 comes near, thoughts turn to new year resolutions and goal making. This year, I'd like you to consider this in constructing your goals, to help you have a successful 2019. The post For 2019, Do This With Your Goals appeared first on Chief Mom Officer. ...
Posted: Dec 31 2018 @ 8:00 AM
You may have seen Mr Market lurking around lately, shouting irrational price offers at you. First he's willing to pay you $1,000 for your share of a business. The next day, only $700. Then $800. Nothing about the underlying business or its prospects have changed. Today I'd like to introduce you to Benjamin Grahams Mr Market, who is just as relevant today as he was in 1949. The post Meet The ...
Posted: Dec 28 2018 @ 7:00 AM
Good morning everyone! Today I’m honored to bring you a guest post from my friend Crispy Doc. We met online The post Why You Ought To Know About Ryan Park appeared first on Chief Mom Officer. ...
Posted: Dec 26 2018 @ 8:00 AM
Happy holidays everyone! Thank you so much for stopping by today, and every day. Today I have a gift for you, to thank you for being an amazing reader. And be sure to check out my holiday content while you're here! The post A Gift For You! Where Are They Now – Updates on Former Interviewees appeared first on Chief Mom Officer. ...
Posted: Dec 24 2018 @ 8:02 AM
With the recent debacle around Robinhood's "3% Checking & Savings", many people were asking what the heck is the difference between FDIC and SIPC insurance. Today I'm breaking it down with eight things you *need* to know. The post FDIC vs SIPC Insurance – 8 Things You Need To Know Today appeared first on Chief Mom Officer. ...
Posted: Dec 21 2018 @ 8:00 AM


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