Paula Bruno is the founder of Chicks and Balances and an expert on women’s and girl’s economic empowerment. After over ten years of starting and succeeding in her own businesses, she realized her lifelong dream of making finances fun and understandable for busy women. In addition to blogging and writing for the nation’s top publications, she serves as an expert commentator on television and radio. Paula also works with various nonprofits and women’s advocacy organizations, such as Golden Seeds and National Council for Research on Women, and is on the board of the Women’s Business Development Center and the advisory board of Contribute Magazine. She lives with her husband and two amazing daughters in New Canaan, Connecticut.