I’m thrilled to announce my paid contributor position with Forbes. Please follow me there. One more place to keep the conversation going. Thanks!
First the good news: Professional single moms are doing pretty well, financially speaking. According to a recent Allianz survey, on average we earn nearly $80,000, and most of us do not get any child support. Yay us!
Bad news: We feel guilty about our situations and hold dumb financial beliefs as a result. Namely, that we should invest in our kids’ colleges before our own retirement. This bad, but the reason why is worse: Guilt.
Check out my Forbes post on this study, why we are such a mess and what to do about it.