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About Marie Burns

Marie Burns, a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®), is an advocate for financial health. She is an entrepreneur, author of a financial checklist book series, speaker, and podcast host of Mind, Money, Motion. Marie is passionate about promoting women’s financial wellness for less worry, more life! Visit her at Marie@MindMoneyMotion.com or https://www.facebook.com/MindMoneyMotion/
Latest Posts | By Marie Burns
Gathering Our Financial Family Around Us
2 weeks ago

Gathering Our Financial Family Around Us

By  •  Family

Talking around the dinner table as a young girl is where I heard the story of my grandma Helen’s first husband. It turned out that 1941, the year of the Pearl Harbor attack, was also a year that will live in infamy in the history of my family…
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Who Gets What When You’re Gone?
1 month ago

Who Gets What When You’re Gone?

By  •  Family

When one of my nieces was just a little thing, maybe 4 or 5 years old, she saw a spoon rack on her grandmother’s wall (my mother-in-law). It is one of those wooden shelves that holds tiny spoons my in-laws had collected…
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Are You Expecting Your Man to Be Your Financial Plan?
2 months ago

Are You Expecting Your Man to Be Your Financial Plan?

If you had to choose one word to describe what money means to you, what would that word be? Survival, security, love, power, independence, or something else? Whatever word you identified is the result of years of experiences…
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3 Ways to Leave a Legacy, Not a Mess!
3 months ago

3 Ways to Leave a Legacy, Not a Mess!

By  •  Family

When we hear the term “legacy” we often think of leaving millions of dollars to heirs, so most of us decide “well, that sure doesn’t apply to me!” and we stop thinking about it. However, the word legacy simply refers to passing…
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“To Each His Own”: A Frustrating Requirement You Need to Understand
3 months ago

“To Each His Own”: A Frustrating Requirement You Need to Understand

Normally, when you hear or say the phrase “to each his own” you are likely shrugging and recognizing that things can be different for different people. And it’s no big deal. But when it applies to your financial power of attorney document…
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What’s in a Name? Be Sure Yours Is Correct!
5 months ago

What’s in a Name? Be Sure Yours Is Correct!

Let’s talk about your name. You may love your name, or think it’s just okay, or wish you had a different name, and these days, you can legally change your name if you want. But that’s not really the name that we need to make sure…
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