The Washington Post interviewed Kimberly Palmer, author of Smart Mom, Rich Mom: How to Build Wealth While Raising a Family. Palmer wanted to write a book specifically for mothers because she feels as if women with children get shortchanged when it comes to financial advice. She wanted to go beyond coupon codes and discounts to help women with big-picture issues like college and retirement savings, insurance, and workplace policies.
Palmer encourages married mothers to be aware of family finances and investments. The former senior money editor at U.S. News & World Report admits that there was a time when …Read More