Divorce, Women and Wealth: 3 Steps to Safeguard Your Financial Future

Divorce, something many married couples dread, can have a devastating effect on both parties involved, but for women, few issues are more critical to surviving divorce than establishing financial security. The majority of female newlyweds believe divorce will never happen to them, but when it does, many are unprepared for the financial fallout and hard-hitting lifestyle adjustments to home, childcare, […]

2018-08-24 E-Edition

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Bridgett Donnelly helps people “paralyzed by their possessions”: A podcast preview

As the daughter of two antique dealers, the last thing Bridget Donnelly wanted to do was stay in the business of selling antiques. In a turn of events, she ended up there anyways—at least until the economy collapsed in 2007. Donnelly saw her antique store wasn’t going to succeed—people weren’t looking to purchase antiques when they were struggling to keep […]

Women’s Issues: Planning for and Spending on Caregiving According to the Northwestern Mutual C.A.R.E. Study

/PRNewswire/ – The latest Northwestern Mutual C.A.R.E. Study finds that Americans are feeling increasing financial and lifestyle pressure due to caring for an elderly relative or friend. Despite the challenges, 4 in 10 caregivers (39%) took on the role because “it is what [their] family has always done” while more than a quarter (27%) said “there was no other option.” […]

Experienced Pediatrician joins Geisinger

STATE COLLEGE, PA – Kathryn Eisenhuth, M.D., an experienced pediatrician certified by the American Board of Pediatrics has joined the staff at Geisinger Gray’s Woods. Dr. Eisenhuth earned her medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA in 2006. She completed her residency and internship in pediatrics at the University of Virginia Department of Pediatrics in […]

Alexander hires Carrie Pryde as Assistant Project Engineer

STATE COLLEGE, PA – Alexander Building Construction Co., as part of The Butz Family of Companies, is pleased to announce the hiring of Carrie Pryde as Assistant Project Engineer. Pryde has an Associate of Arts Engineering Technology Degree from South Hills School of Business & Technology. She brings more than 14 years of industry experience. In her role as Assistant […]

Crawford Returns to Swift Kennedy & Associates

DUBOIS, PA — LeeAnn Crawford has returned to the DuBois branch of the insurance brokerage firm Swift Kennedy & Associates as a client service representative. Her responsibilities will include assisting clients with enrollments, claims, billing issues, and insurance quotes, as well as compliance with the Affordable Care Act and day-to-day administration. Crawford previously worked at Swift Kennedy as a quoting […]

Conemaugh Cancer Care Center Welcomes Nurse Practitioner

JOHNSTOWN, PA – Conemaugh Physician Group – Medical Oncology welcomes Katie Fisher, Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner, to its team. She will treat outpatients at the Conemaugh Cancer Care Center. Originally from Johnstown, Fisher is glad to be able to serve patients in the local community. “Working with this patient population is very rewarding,” says Fisher. “We work with individuals during […]


7 Central Pennsylvania Women-Owned Startups

According to American Express OPEN’s annual State of Women-Owned Businesses report, the number of women-owned businesses in the United States has doubled in the last 20 years, as has their revenue. Each day, nearly 850 new women-owned businesses come to fruition. As of late last year, there were nearly 12 million women-owned businesses in the country, employing 9 million and […]