Vicki Cook is the co-founder of Women Who Money and Women’s Money Talk, and along with her cofounder Amy, she’s co-author of Estate Planning 101, From Avoiding Probate and Assessing Assets to Establishing Directives and Understanding Taxes, Your Essential Primer to Estate Planning, from Adams Media, a division of Simon & Schuster.
Vicki’s also the founder and blogger behind Make Smarter Decisions. She’s been a contributor to GOBankingRates, Medi-Share, and a variety of personal finance sites around the web. She enjoys writing about real estate investing, financial independence, career decisions, and travel.
She holds a doctoral degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Rochester. She’s been a high school science teacher, a school administrator, and a college professor in her almost 30-year career as an educator. She’s also been a landlord for 25 years. Vicki left full-time employment after achieving financial independence and is now pursuing passion projects.
Vicki shares Amy’s passion for health and fitness. When she’s not working out or blogging, you’ll find her reading, learning from an online course, or plotting her next travel adventure.
Popular Posts on Vicki’s, Make Smarter Decisions site:
- Making Smart Decisions – A Short Version of the Process!
- 5 Teenage Decisions That Helped Make Me Rich
- Making Good Decisions – The Pros & Cons of Using Pros & Cons Lists
- Giving Up My Goals To Focus On Habits
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