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Waffling About Work

Return to Work While the Going’s Good

If you are in life stage: Waffling About Work Posted July 3rd, 2014
By Kathryn Sollmann
So often women tell me that they’ll return to work when they feel they’ve put the requisite time into what I call their first caregiving job—raising children.  But that might just be when their second caregiving job begins—helping aging parents.…

Exercise Toward Financial Fitness, Too

If you are in life stage: Waffling About Work Posted February 11th, 2014
By Kathryn Sollmann
Most women have gotten the memo on physical fitness. If we’re not going to the gym religiously, we’re fretting about making more time to exercise. We spend hours thinking about whether to eat this rather than that—especially when a zipper…

The Social Security Secret No One Tells Women Who Don’t Work

If you are in life stage: Waffling About Work Posted January 14th, 2014
By Kathryn Sollmann
Is this the year you’ll decide if you should return to work? It’s always a matter of weighing pros and cons—and recently, at an excellent BNY Mellon “Women and Investing” conference, I learned why Social Security benefits are a big…

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