Women and Money: Myths That Hold Us Back

By Dr. Disha Spath, WCI Ambassador

Women don’t usually talk about money. Get my five or six close friends together for a dinner and the conversation doesn’t end. Usually, it’s hard to get a word in edgewise. We have so much to talk about! We talk about everything—our kids, our jobs, our relationships. But, we don’t talk about money.

I wanted to change that. So, I hosted a “wine tasting and money happy hour” at my house with a few close friends. We had a jar of conversation starters with questions like, “What would you do if you won a million dollars?” or “How expensive an item would you buy without talking to your spouse?”

Before the event, I thought I would have to provide a little encouragement to get the conversation started. But, truth be told, it was hard to call an end to the night. There was so much to talk about! And it was so needed. We finally got to talk about a topic that we had neglected for so long but was such an integral part of our lives. We…

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This article was written by Josh Katzowitz and originally published on www.whitecoatinvestor.com