CMO In The Press & Around Town

Have you seen me around? Want to check out more of my features? Here’s where else you can find me around the internet, on podcasts, awards I’ve won, and my speaking appearances.

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My specialties – and favorite topics to write and talk about- are women seeking financial independence; female breadwinners/six figure earners/millionaires; getting through and preparing for a financial crisis; and kids and money.

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Major Media Features

Forbes: Top Nine FIRE Blogs You Should Read, Halloween Spending Tips

Marketwatch: One Of The Best Gifts For High School Graduates;

Business Insider: I Have A Six Figure Job And My Husband Stays Home With The Kids (also featured on MSN Lifestyle); 10 Best Pieces Of Money Advice; Married Female Breadwinners Lying On The Census; Connecticut Family Paid Off Their Mortgage 17 Years Early ; A Mom Of Three Paid Off Her Mortgage 17 Years Early

USA Today: How To Kill Your Fear Of Debt

CNBC: Before Life Goes Sideways, Do These Three Things, Women on FIRE (also featured on MSN Money), Six Things Every Parent Does That Set Kids Up For Financial Misery

Money: What Early Retirement Obsessives Give For Christmas

Associated Press: 5 Ways To Feel Richer (Even If You’re Not)

NBC News: These Simple Financial Tweaks Can Help You Survive – And Thrive – In A Pandemic

Go Banking Rates FIRE Experts: 4 Steps To Take If You Want To Retire Early


Plutus 2017 – Nominated Best Family Finance Blog

Plutus 2018Winner Best Family Finance Blog; Nominated Best Series (Breadwinning, Six Figure, Millionaire Women)

Plutus 2019 – Nominated Best Family Finance Blog; Winner Best Series (Breadwinning, Six Figure, Millionaire Women)

Plutus 2022 – Nominated Best Family Finance blog

Podcast Appearances

Choose FI: Breaking the Glass Ceiling

Bigger Pockets Money – From Near Death to Debt Free

Marriage, Kids, and Money – How To Increase Your Salary & Become A Millionaire In Your 30’s

Stacking Benjamins

FIRE Drill: Breadwinning Female Millionaires & Six Figure Moms

Chain of Wealth

Everyday Money – How To Find Balance And Make Smart Money Decisions

Diverse FI – And you can find an interview they did with my husband too

Speaking Appearances

Lola Retreat NYC 2018 – Panel discussion about my husbands illness

WordPress CT Meetup 2018 – How To Run An Award Winning Blog

FinCon 2018 – Be A Business, MBA For Digital Entrepreneurs

FinCon 2019 – Teaching Your Kids About Money Without Boring Them

Choose FI CT 2019 – Reaching FI With Kids & Second Generation FI

Blog Guest Posts

Budgets Are Sexy: Reaching FI On One Income – Moms

White Coat Investor: Lessons From Everyday Breadwinning, Six Figure, Millionaire Moms

Physician on FIRE: Chief Mom Officer Christopher Guest Post, Overcoming Obstacles to FI

ESI, Earn Save Invest: Scale Interview

Go Curry Cracker: Teaching Kids Money Lessons

Millennial Boss: Managing Resentment & Stress As A Female Breadwinner

Smart Money Mamas: College Compact

Spills Spot: Mothers Day

My Family On A Budget: When Our Emergency Fund Saved The Day (my first ever guest post)

Ms. Zi You – Financial Feminists (No longer active)

This Tiny Blue House: Five Frugal Christmas Ideas (No longer active)

Married and Harried: Interview (No longer active)