Tag: Ellevest

Helping Women Overcome Society’s Outdated Messages on Money

To explain why women make 80 cents for every dollar men make, why men are vastly overrepresented in executive positions and why female-led start-ups often struggle to secure funding, Sallie Krawcheck had one answer: society. “We receive these messages that we’re flibbertigibbets when it comes to money,” said Ms. Krawcheck, the chief executive of Ellevest, […]

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Money Is Not Just for Men

You’re reading In Her Words, where women rule the headlines. Sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox. Let me know what you think at dearmaya@nytimes.com. “I would argue that in our society, money is a male construct.” — Sallie Krawcheck, co-founder and C.E.O. of Ellevest, an investment platform for women Remember that […]

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