Impact Investing on the Rise (as reported by Anna Bahney on

According to a recent survey, 88% of American investors say that market performance is the most important factor in their investing. That means, not surprisingly, that earning higher returns and making more money is the #1 reason they choose to invest. However, the same survey also signals a continuation of a trend among a number… Read More

Student Loan Consolidation (as reported by Jeff Gitlen on

Often, borrowers accrue multiple student loans from multiple sources. That is why we have such a thing as student loan consolidation. If you fall into this group, you may have already considered consolidating these loans into one new loan. But there are things you should consider before taking that next step. First, it is important… Read More

W!se Hosts Summer Night Strings Reception & Benefit Concert

NEW YORK, N.Y. – On Wednesday, June 27, Working in Support of Education (W!se) hosted Summer Night Strings—a Reception and Benefit Concert. The sold out event was held in the Katie Murphy Amphitheatre at New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology. Guests were treated to a special evening of music by Damien Escobar, one of the… Read More

Women and Finance (as reported by Preeti Varathan on

Do you feel like the financial industry caters more to men than to women? Over 70% of respondents in a recent survey of women thought so. And that could be part of the reason why so many of them did not feel like they had adequately prepared for retirement. In general, women in the US… Read More