I am so thrilled to announce my first book, WHAT MATTERS MOST: The Get Your Shit Together Guide to Wills, Money, Insurance and Life’s “What-If’s” is finally here! Not only the biggest, most essential guide to getting your shit together – is it the cumulative labor of love I’ve been working on for years. Years, my friends. It is the book I wanted to write. I hope it is the book you want to read, buy and share. It will be on the shelves on March 19th, but is available for pre-order now! … More Paperback version coming soon: The Get Your Shit Together Guide to Wills, Money, Insurance and Life’s “What-Ifs”!
It’s been a while since I’ve jumped into your inbox because – you know, everything – but I want to reach out to share a few things plus one piece of news I am particularly excited about. I know so many of us are overwhelmed, feel underwater, and talking even *more* about death feels like too much – … More Summer Nudge Newsletter: Getting Our (Collective) Shit Together.
6 Gifts That (Actually) Make a Difference: Take advantage of this holiday’s ‘season of giving’ to give yourself the gift of getting your shit together this year! … More The Gifts-That-Matter Guide
The Power of Raw, Honest Stories About Money. So, it’s not every day (or even year) you can say you’ve been quoted in the New York Times – and I even got to say, “whitey-tighty”, “systems of oppression”, and “none-thousand dollars.” It was an honor to sit at the table with Gaby Dunn, Vicki Robin … More New York Times Feature: ‘What Matters Most’ about Money
There are a few simple things I wish I had taken care of before my life went sideways – like a will, life insurance, and some details jotted down. Before On July 17, 2009, my husband José Hernando was hit by a van while riding his bike down a pretty road near the lake, a … More How I Got My Shit Together
1) Your Money. New York Times columnist Ron Lieber asks how people can prepare their financial lives for the unexpected. 2) Quality of Life. What does it mean to you? What is your line? Can you describe it?
“There are a few simple things I wish I had taken care of before my life went sideways – like a will, life insurance, and some details jotted down.” … More What I wish I would have done: Before, after and always.