Lessons I Learned the Hard Way: How I Got My Act Together and Started Managing Money Like an Adult
College is a time for self-discovery and learning. But without the proper skills, you can quickly develop negative habits that hinder your long-term financial health. (So much for young and carefree!) Lisa Rowan knows this: she's made just about every money mistake in the book. But along the way, she's learned how to feel empowered to take charge of her finances. And, she's passionate about getting students and early-career professionals fired up about taking charge of their own. As the author of the Dear Penny advice column, she answers tough (often super awkward) questions about managing your money. In this talk, she'll share some of her biggest money blunders, her strategies for surviving dark financial times in your life, and tips for feeling in charge of your money - even if you don't have much of it yet.