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March 1st, 2013 - In this month’s Best Self Atlanta Magazine, Karen’s ‘MyMoney’ feature on page 56 discusses knowing what documents to keep or toss in today’s “digital marketplace” when it comes to Spring financial cleaning. Read the article here.
February 5th, 2013 - In an article titled “7 Simple Saving Secrets Every 401k Investor Should Know”, Karen is quoted about the importance of “paying yourself first”. Read the article here.
January 29th, 2013 - In a post by Frugal Nation titled "Why Paranoia is Good For You” on MSN Money, Karen is quoted on her belief of “fatal optimism”. Read the article here.
CNN Newsroom January 6th, 2013 - On this weeks Mind Your Business segment, Karen discusses the topic "DON'T BE YOUR CONGRESS. Starting 2013 with a comprehensive savings plan and paying off debt." Watch the segment here
December 21st, 2012 – In an article titled "Now Is a Great Time to Get Your Business in Shape", Karen provides tips for running your business more effectively in times of uncertainty and preparing for whatever comes down the pike this year. Read the article here.
October 1st, 2012 – In this month’s Best Self Atlanta Magazine “The Pink Issue”, Karen Lee’s ‘MyMoney’ feature on page 61 discusses how the change of seasons can bring a fresh eye for finances. Read the article here.
September 21st, 2012 – In an article about 5 Senior Discounts Worth Turning 50 (or 60) For, Karen Lee suggests the benefits of becoming a retiree. Read the article here.
WomenSpeak Interview September 13th, 2012 - Karen Lee discusses with Dr. Nancy O’Reilly on “This Weeks Radio Show” for WomenSpeak what financial success is. Listen to the Podcast here
CNBC Newsroom September 10th, 2012 - In CNBC’s weekly Closing Bell segment, Karen Lee discusses with Maria Bartiromo and Bill Griffeth why a few young people are worried about retirement. Watch the segment here
August 13th, 2012 – Interview: Karen Lee, Author of It’s Just Money, So Why Does It Cause So Many Problems? Read the article here.
CNN Newsroom July 15th, 2012 - On this weeks Financial Fix Segment, Karen discusses love and money problems, and why it's the most cited reason for divorce. Watch the segment here
CNN Newsroom July 8th, 2012 - On this weeks Financial Fix Segment, Karen discusses planning ahead for retirement and why investing early could make a huge difference. Watch the segment here
CNN Newsroom June 9th, 2012 - Karen discusses the entrepreneurial assistance program for the unemployed and how to take advantage of the benefits offered. Watch the segment here
CNN Newsroom May 12th, 2012 - In CNN's weekly Financial Fix segment, Karen gives advice on what financial documents you should keep and what documents can be purged. Watch the segment here
May 17th, 2012 – Karen is the keynote speaker for the Buckhead Business Association weekly breakfast. Read the article covering her talk in the Buckhead Patch:
CNN Newsroom April 21st, 2012 - In CNN's weekly Financial Fix segment, Karen discusses a new form of identity theft and what you can do if you are a victim. Watch the segment here
April 20th, 2012 – In an article on family and finances, Karen suggest writing a “money autobiography” as a way to fully understand where your spouse comes from in relationship to money. Read the article here:
April 16th, 2012 – Karen is interviewed on the changing emotions around mid-life affect our finances. Read the article here:
CNN Newsroom April 14th, 2012 - In CNN's weekly Financial Fix segment, Karen offers some tips for last - minute tax filers. Watch the segment here
March 22nd 2012 – In the April edition of Ladies’ Home Journal, Karen Lee answers the question of “My husband and I realize we need wills, but do we need to consult an attorney?” Read the article here:
CNN Newsroom March 17th, 2012 - In CNN's weekly Financial Fix segment, Karen discusses how to care for aging parents, Medicaid and long term insurance. Watch the segment here
CNN Newsroom March 10th, 2012 - In CNN's weekly Financial Fix segment, Karen discusses with Fredricka Whitfield the importance of having a will. Watch the segment here
March 7, 2012 – In a Fox Business article on whether to combine finances with a spouse or keep the separate, Karen is quoted. Read the article here:
CNN Newsroom February 4th, 2012 - In CNN's weekly Financial Fix segment, Karen discusses the variations in financial services and what type of professional could be right for you. Watch the segment here
CNN Newsroom January 28th, 2012 - In CNN's weekly Financial Fix segment, Karen discusses some ideas on how to relieve / reduce the stress in our life caused by money. Watch the segment here
CNN Newsroom January 14, 2012 - In the weekly financial fix segment with Fredricka Whitfield, Karen discusses some of the basic principles of investing: Asset Allocation and Rebalancing. Watch the segment here
Jan 12, 2012 – Karen is interviewed in her local community online newspaper. Read the article here:
CNN Newsroom January 7th, 2012 - Karen talks with Fredricka Whitfield about tips on creating your financial plan. Watch the segment here
CNN Newsroom January 1st , 2012 - Karen talks with Fredricka Whitfield about how to keep your financial New Year’s Resolutions on track. Watch the segment here
CNN Newsroom December 3rd, 2011 - Karen talks with Fredricka Whitfield about how retailers tie in purchases to charitable gifts and what this ultimately means to the consumer. Watch the segment here
CNN Newsroom November 29th, 2011 – “Many American Families Running On Financial Fumes.” Karen Lee contributed to this article and video segment by George Howell and Kyle Almond at CNN. The story highlights how poverty levels have reached their highest levels since 1993 and how families are having to make difficult decisions daily between bills and basic necessities. Read the article and watch the video here:
CNN Newsroom November 12th, 2011 - Karen talks with Fredricka Whitfield about tips for holiday shopping and Black Friday bargains. Watch the segment here
November 9th 2011 – In the article “Financial Brain Fuel” Gail Liberman and Adam Lavine list an overview of some financial self-help books. Karen Lee’s “It’s Just Money: So why does it cause some many problems?” was one of their suggestions. Read the article here:
CNN Newsroom October 1st, 2011 - Karen talks with Fredricka Whitfield about tips for preparing your budget for the upcoming holiday season. Watch the segment here
CNN Newsroom September 17th, 2011 - Karen talks with Fredricka Whitfield about how to handle adult children moving back home. Watch the segment here
September 6th, 2011 - In the article Author! Author!, Ben Mattlin of Financial Planning Magazine writes about the benefits a book can bring to your resume as well as the potential challenges one may encounter. Karen Lee contributed to this article by discussing her first- hand experience. Read the article in its entirety here.
CNN Newsroom July 23, 2011 - Karen talks with Fredricka Whitfield about how to save some money at work. Watch the video.
July 5, 2011 - In this article written by David Reagan, Karen Lee discusses the importance of retirement planning and how we should plan for the future without looking to the past. Read more here.
July 5, 2011 - In an interview with Fox 5 in Washington D.C., Karen Lee offers insight into some common financial dilemmas and advice on how to deal with them. Watch the clip here.
July 5, 2011 - Karen Lee is interviewed on "Let's Talk Live" in Washington, D.C. She discusses the problems associated with love and money through her new book "Its Just Money, So Why Does It Cause So Many Problems?" Watch the video.
June 28, 2011 - Karen Lee is in the KWGN studio in Denver, CO. to discuss her new book "Its Just Money, So Why Does It Cause So Many Problems?" Watch clip 1 here. Watch clip 2 here.
June 9th, 2011 - In an interview with Southside Financial, Karen Lee discusses the various options and strategies individuals can take in order to rebuild their retirement accounts and plan for the future. Read more here.
June 12, 2011 - Therese J. Borchard, of PsychCentral.com, discusses six tips she found in Karen Lee's new book, It's Just Money, So Why Does It Cause So Many Problems?, on how to transform your money life. Read the full article here.
June 2011 - Robin Applegarth of the The Silver Purse reviews Karen Lee's new book, It's Just Money, So Why Does It Cause So Many Problems? Read the review in its entirety here.
CNN Newsroom, June 4th 2011 - Karen Lee talks with Richelle Carey about gifting money to family. Watch the video.
Karen Lee is live in the Morning Blend Studio to offer insights from her new book, It’s Just Money, So Why Does It Cause So Many Problems? Watch it here.
In this article written by Erica Sandberg for CreditCards.com, Karen Lee shares one of her lasting money lessons from her mother. Click here to read the full article.
CNN Newsroom May 21, 2011- Karen talks with Fredricka Whitfield about creating financially successful graduates. Watch the video.
Karen Lee contributed to this article written by Sheryl Nance-Nash. What are 10 thoughts that will get you into long term financial trouble here? Find out by clicking here.
CNN Newsroom April 26, 2011(pm segment)- Karen talks with Fredricka Whitfield about what to do if you're underwater on your mortgage. Watch the video.
CNN Newsroom April 26, 2011 (am segment) - Karen talks with T.J. Holmes about how to become a millionaire in three easy steps. Watch the video.
CNN Newsroom February 26, 2011 - Karen talks with Randi Kaye about the pitfalls "boomers" face with their 401Ks. Watch the video.
CNN Newsroom, January 1, 2011, Karen Lee CNN Interview with Joe Johns. Karen talks about "Financial Fitness for 2011". Watch the video.
CNN Saturday Morning, December 18, 2010 Karen Lee CNN Interview with T.J. Holmes. Karen talks about a "Year End Checklist for a Family Budget". Watch the video.
Reuters, Nov 23, 2010 Karen Lee was interviewed in this article for Reuters. Karen discusses how the Thanksgiving weekend can be a useful time to clear up old issues and chart a path to a secure financial future.Read more here.
CNN, Newsroom, Nov. 6, 2010 Financial planner Karen Lee discusses some ways you can be more prepared for tax season. Watch the video.
Forbes.com, September 2010
Karen Lee was quoted in Emma Johnson's article "Top 10 Money Fears And What To Do About Them," in which Johnson ranks the top 10 money fears experienced by women and the solutions to overcome them. Read the article.
Kiplinger's, September 2010
Karen Lee was quoted in Laura Cohn's article "Cut Debt Now, Save Later," in which Cohn examines a reader's struggle with debt and saving for retirement. Karen's perspective: ""Debt is like a monkey on your back. The best thing for him to do is pay off his debt. After that, he can focus on saving for retirement." Read the article.
CNN, Newsroom, Aug 21, 2010 Karen Lee was a recent guest on CNN's Newsroom. Karen talks about the age old question "Can Money Buy Happiness." Watch the video.
The Money Answers Show With Jordan Goodman
Put Your Money Where Your Heart is Guest: Karen J. Lee – 8/09/10
Karen Lee was interviewed by Jordan Goodman on his internet radio show, “The Money Answers Show.” They discuss the myriad of issues surrounding financial problems that can inhibit people’s probability of achieving financial independence. Listen Here
MSN Money “Scare off the financial boogeyman”
In Scare Off the Financial Boogeyman, journalist Donna Freedman teaches how to talk back to the irrational but persuasive voice in your head that can sabotage your financial future. Karen Lee contributed to the article and discusses how underlying issues about money can impede even the best financial plan. Read more
Advisorpod.com: “Client Relationship Mistakes to Avoid”
Tune in to hear the Masters Series team along with Karen Lee, our guest speaker from Karen Lee & Associates, as they give tips to help advisors be more successful in their client relationships. Hear Karen’s advice on what to avoid when meeting with clients and what makes a good prospect. Listen here
thesilverpurse.com, July 2010
Karen Lee’s article "Disability Insurance Saved Her Family" appeared on this Website geared for women who seek a balanced and educational relationship with money. This is also an excerpt from her upcoming book "Its Only Money...So Why Does It Cause So Many Problems." To read more please click here.
CNN, Your Money, June 19, 2010
Karen Lee appears with Fredricka Whitfield and answers viewers’ money questions. Watch Part 1: Managing Your Money, Watch Part 2: Your $$ Questions Answered.
AICPA, Wealth Management Insider, June 17, 2010