#023 Making Money Work With Voltaire And Jill Schlesinger

 Jill Schlesinger, Amanda Lyons, Monica McCarthy at Caveat / Photography by Shot By Rod

Jill Schlesinger, Amanda Lyons, Monica McCarthy at Caveat / Photography by Shot By Rod

Don’t think money does everything or you are going to end up doing everything for money.
— Voltaire

In this episode with financial expert Jill Schlesinger you’ll learn how most of us are making mistakes when it comes to our finances, and what you can do to empower your financial prowess. You’ll also learn why you shouldn’t leave your fortune to fate and instead, in the words of the philosopher Voltaire, “cultivate your garden.” #thehappierhour

How can you cultivate your own garden by taking a practical look at your financial plan?
— QUESTION OF THE EPISODE

ABOUT JILL SCHLESINGER

Jill Schlesinger, CFP®, is the Emmy-nominated, Business Analyst for CBS News. She covers the economy, markets, investing and anything else with a dollar sign on TV, on the “Better Off” podcast, radio (including her nationally syndicated show), the web and her blog, "Jill on Money." Jill also serves as the Senior CFP Board Ambassador for the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. Prior to her second career at CBS, Jill spent 14 years as the co-owner and Chief Investment Officer for an independent investment advisory firm. Jill is currently writing her first book, Thirteen Dumb Things Smart People Do With Their Money, to be published in February 2019.