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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Hudson Street Press (May 1, 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1594632162
  • ISBN-13: 978-1594632167
  • Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 5.8 x 1.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (29 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #267,689 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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“In When She Makes More, Farnoosh Torabi unmasks the challenges female breadwinners face and provides solid solutions for protecting your finances and your relationship.”
—Tory Johnson, Good Morning America contributor and New York Times #1 bestselling author of The Shift
 
“When She Makes More is an inspiring, optimistic book that equips today's female breadwinners with smart solutions for overcoming the personal and professional trip wires of our new economic reality.”
—Barbara Corcoran, author of Shark Tales and host of The Millionaire Broker with Barbara Corcoran on CNBC
                     
“I predict Farnoosh’s ground breaking book will save more relationships than couples counseling ever could.  Superbly researched, well-written, engagingly fun, I couldn’t put it down.  Every working woman, married or single, needs to read this empowering guide! I’m so grateful I did.”
—Barbara Stanny, author of Secrets of Six-Figure Women
 
When She Makes More is a book of liberation from old ideas about women in the workforce who want to have it all. Torabi’s intelligence, respect for research, and vibrant prose put the book in an elite class with the best self-help books from financial gurus and masters of psychological nonfiction.”
—Amanda Steinberg, founder of DailyWorth.com

About the Author

Farnoosh Torabi is a personal finance expert, speaker and TV personality. Her work and advice has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Entrepreneur, Time and Money magazines. Her television credits include The Today Show, ABC, CNN, Live! With Kelly and Michael, Dr .Oz and The View. She hosted the Webby-nominated show Financially Fit on Yahoo!, the #1 personal finance series on the web. She and her husband live in Brooklyn. Learn more about Farnoosh at Farnoosh.TV.


More About the Author

Farnoosh Torabi is a personal finance expert, speaker and TV personality. Her work and advice has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Entrepreneur, Time and Money magazines. Her television credits include The Today Show, ABC, CNN, Live! With Kelly and Michael, Dr.Oz and The View, among others. She hosted the Webby-nominated show Financially Fit on Yahoo!, the #1 personal finance series on the web.

Her books include You're So Money, Psych Yourself Rich and When She Makes More.

Learn more about Farnoosh at www.Farnoosh.tv.


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She offers helpful tips and suggestions that can keep relationships intact and families happy.
Paula
No longer taboo to discuss the struggles of the female breadwinner, or the issues that can arise in the marriage as a result, this read comes from a good place.
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Review by Karen Cordaway The book When She Makes More by Farnoosh Torabi is an extremely informative read.
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25 of 30 people found the following review helpful By Penny Thoughtful on May 1, 2014
Format: Hardcover
This book is full of dated stereotypes about men and women and obnoxious statements about the gender roles "in our DNA" that I'm not even going to refute because I assume you're smart enough to read a biology text. It also contradicts itself, saying in one place that couples should think of all money coming in as "our money," and in another place that the wife should pay the mortgage and the husband should pay the cable. Also, obvious things like you shouldn't require your husband to ask your permission to buy a Coke and a candy bar, because that's humiliating. NO ONE likes to have to ask permission from a spouse to buy little things. That's not a masculine or feminine thing, just part of being an adult human!

It also says to leave your baby in daycare for long hours so you can build up seniority to spend more time with him when he's older, since babies don't know the difference between you and the baby-sitter anyway. Dumb. Insulting.

Two stars instead of one because I do agree that it is important to iron out the money issues in any marriage--money can be a sticking point for anyone--and because it reminded me to be grateful that my husband and father are both grown-ups perfectly content to hang out the laundry and wash the dishes while their wives work, not toddlers who expect their needs to be catered to all day long.
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8 of 10 people found the following review helpful By Doug Nordman on May 1, 2014
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Farnoosh's advice immediately struck a chord with me because I'm one of those men who earned less. My spouse and I have enjoyed nearly 28 years of marriage while figuring out our own roles-- and dealing with the scrutiny of family & friends. My spouse and I kept ourselves focused on the real goal of financial independence, and the book's practical money-management techniques really work.

Guys, don't worry: this is not a male-bashing polemic. There's no psychobabble. You'll learn how two genders will see the same situations in very different ways, and you'll know how to respond to those differences. The book is based on hundreds of interviews with couples and counselors, and they've figured out how to deal with the inevitable debates to keep it all together. Our emotions and reflex responses may try to hijack our brains, but you'll learn how to get back on track instead of reacting.

10 easy (and very entertaining) chapters will show you how to level up your communications skills and share your couple's responsibilities. It's not about who earns more, but rather how each of you contribute to the relationship. You'll also learn how to handle the critical commentary of your family (particularly mothers-in-law) and the rest of society.

It's a great read, and my spouse and I kept nodding our heads in recognition. Our daughter is getting her copy as a bonus college graduation gift.
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4 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Julie Rains on May 28, 2014
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This book was written to help younger women who are primary breadwinners to navigate sensitive financial issues within their relationships. Many people may not think that the issue is a concern (depending on their background, age, position, and relationships) but I have seen others struggle with issues that Farnoosh explores. For example, I have seen a husband become jealous of his wife when she snagged a high-paying job; or feel lesser than because he's not the main provider in the family.

Drawing on research, real-life examples, and advice from psychiatrists, financial planners, and even a divorce lawyer, Farnoosh discusses rules for happiness in marriage and relationships relating to money. She does a great job of identifying key issues that should be discussed and decided upon throughout various life stages. She adds her own personality to the discussions but doesn't offer one-size-fits-all solutions.

You don't have to agree with every stance or perspective to get value from the book. If money affects your relationships (and it generally does in both obvious and not-so-obvious ways), then you should consider reading When She Makes More.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Carrie Jolie Dale on July 2, 2014
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I really enjoyed reading this book. Very insightful and brings light to an important topic.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By S on June 29, 2014
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Great book, it has the information and tools for the modern working women. Loved it from the first chapter the information is realistic and very useful.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Helen on June 17, 2014
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I bought the hard copy for my daughter and downloaded the book to my Kindle. The author has great advice for anyone in a relationship. Money can be a source of dissent for many couples and I strongly advise all women to read this book. She has great resources for managing money issues. It's best to have a discussion about finances before you get married and this book serves as a great guide for doing so. Well written.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Liz Downey on September 29, 2014
Format: Hardcover
Personal finance can really be a dry topic (to be totally honest), but I enjoyed how accessible the information in this book was. What's funny is that when I got engaged, I was FAR from the breadwinner of my relationship. Fast forward to being married right now and I actually make double what my husband makes. So when this book came out, it magically came to me at the right time. I am so grateful for the great tips in here on how to keep money from influencing self-worth and how to have money conversations with your loved ones.

Also - one factoid I read that keeps sticking to me is that if you make your bed every morning right when you wake up, you are better with money. Isn't that so weird? So now if I don't make my bed, I actually feel less rich. Something about how it makes you feel more productive in the morning.
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