Catherine Fredman

Catherine Fredman

Catherine Fredman writes and edits extensively about personal finance. Her articles have appeared in Consumer Reports Money Adviser, Fidelity Viewpoints, TIAA-CREF, The New York Times and consumer magazines. She is also a ghostwriter/collaborator of blogs, books and memoirs, including the best-selling Direct from Dell by Michael Dell, Use the News by Maria Bartiromo, and Swimming Across by Andy Grove.

  1. Women & Money

    How Women Investors Make Money

    Women's risk aversion, penchant for research – and lack of male-style "irrational exuberance" – means their investing strategies ...
  2. Retirement

    Senior Move Manager

    Senior move managers (SMMs) help seniors downsize and relocate when they either decide– or are forced – to move because they ...
  3. Retirement Living

    When You Need a Senior Move Manager

    Watch for these signs that you or an elderly family member may need to downsize and move somewhere easier to manange. A senior ...
  4. High Net Worth Strategy

    Evaluating An Heirloom

    Whether it's jewelry, furniture or a book collection, once you inherit it you need to decide what to do with it. First, find ...
  5. Children/Family

    Divorce Over 50: Seven Mistakes to Avoid

    With longer lives and women's greater financial independence, divorces at 50+ are soaring. How to avoid money trouble when ...
  6. Retirement Savings

    Protect Vs. The High Cost Of Caring For A Parent

    Fueled by extended life expectancies, lost wages from reduced work and rising healthcare costs, women are now the hardest ...
  7. Insurance

    Insurance for Millennials

    Four insurance must-haves – and one maybe – for Generation Y