Radio Show Archive
Take the Money Personality Quiz!
What's your money personality style? Are you a hoarder? A spender? A money monk? An avoider? An amasser? Take Olivia's and Sherry Christie's Money Personality Quiz from their newest book, Money Harmony: A Road Map for Individuals and Couples, and find out how much of each of the first 5 money types rule your actions and attitudes.
Watch "In the Prime: Couples and Money with Olivia Mellan"
Olivia has released In the Prime: Couples and Money with Olivia Mellan to the public for all to watch! It is a workshop for individuals and couples that includes money personality types, couples polarization patterns, childhood messages and childhood vows, how to debunk money myths and move toward rational decision-making, both individually and as a couple, and an interview with Deborah Potter from a PBS-TV talk show on couples and money, including discussion of merged vs. separate money.
"Olivia's Secret Language of Money" available for download!
Olivia's Secret Language of Money - which will take you on a personal and relationship journey to achieve what she calls "Money Harmony" - is now available on the web as a digital download for only $30!
Hear her talk you through and walk you through childhood messages and vows; money myths; what money types are you and how to reach balance; creating money dialogues; couples depolarization; and much more...
Olivia's Latest from ThinkAdvisor — Communicating So Clients Really Listen
Olivia's latest ThinkAdvisor.com content, Communicating So Clients Really Listen, is now available online. From the article:
According to the British bank Lloyds, the average person's attention span these days is down to five minutes. So if you have a 20-minute presentation to make, there's a good chance your clients will miss 75% of it unless you communicate in a way that keeps them listening...
ThinkAdvisor.com (Aug 2014 issue) — Collaborative Divorce: A Win-Win Dissolution
Olivia's article from the August 2014 issue of Investment Advisor, Collaborative Divorce: A Win-Win Dissolution, is now available online. From the article:
When my first husband and I decided to end our marriage more than 30 years ago, we wanted to avoid ugly confrontations and create a solution that would give our young son a loving home with both of us sharing custody...
ThinkAdvisor.com (Aug 2014 issue) — Women, Money and the Confidence Gap
Olivia's article from the August 2014 issue of Investment Advisor, Women, Money and the Confidence Gap, is available online at ThinkAdvisor.com. From the article:
In recent years, banks, brokerage firms and fund companies have pulled out all the stops to make women more confident about money. Prompted by surveys showing women's feelings of helplessness around money management, discomfort with investing and greater risk aversion, the financial industry has sprouted women's initiatives, hosted seminars and published educational brochures by the ream...
ThinkAdvisor.com (July 2014 issue) — The Secret Sadness of Retired Men
Olivia's article from the July 2014 issue of Investment Advisor, The Secret Sadness of Retired Men, is available online at ThinkAdvisor.com. From the article:
Retirement may be dangerous to your health—especially if you're a man.
A growing body of research has found that retirement significantly increases the risk of clinical depression and even suicide among men...
Olivia addressing meeting at Federal Reserve Bank in Kansas City, MS
From the article:
Consumers can learn how to better manage their credit at a free workshop set for Oct. 21 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.
The event is part of the American Bankers Association's Get Smart About Credit Day.
In addition to the free workshop, financial expert and author Olivia Mellan will be the featured speaker.
Money Harmony Recommended by Michelle Singletary
Michelle Singletary, the personal finance guru for NPR's Day to Day radio show and author of the syndicated "The Color of Money" column for the Washington Post, recommended Olivia's book, Money Harmony: Resolving Money Conflicts In Your Life and Relationships
Olivia's Has Article Published at the Zur Institute Web site
Olivia has published an article, Money and Gender - Therapists and Clients: - Still the Last Taboo for Us Therapists?, at the Zur Institute Web site.
Money Harmony with Olivia Mellan on WWDB-AM ends on May 30th, 2007
After nine months of Olivia's radio show in Philadelphia, Olivia has decided to take a break and consider doing a syndicated radio talk show in a new area. Stay tuned!
Olivia's past shows are archived on this Web site soon after being broadcast. Show Archive...
"The Secret Language of Money" Released as 2-CD Set
Posted @ April 21, 2006, 10:31 AM
The Secret Language of Money is now available as part of the Money Harmony Audio Series. The 2-CD Set includes:
- CD 1: Take Charge of Your Money: Mastering Your Money Style
- CD 2: Men, Women and Money: Overcoming Money Conflicts
Price: $39.99. Order the CD now!
Olivia Named to Investment Advisor's Top 25
Posted @ April 27, 2006, 11:31 AM
In Investment Advisor.com's Making the Future Happen, Olivia has been named to InvestmentAdvisor.com's Top 25 list of people who have most influenced the financial planning industry this year.
Olivia Appears on the Today Show!
No Posted Date or Time
Olivia recently appeared multiple times on the Today Show to discuss "Overcoming Compulsive Spending: A Guide for Overspenders and their Partners". Major excerpts from the article, as well as the video of the interview, are available on MSNBC.com. The article in its entirety is also available here on moneyharmony.com.
NEW Teleclass — Money Psychology 102
No Posted Date or Time
Olivia is starting a new teleclass for individuals & couples: Men, Women and Money: Overcoming Money Conflicts (Money Psychology 102). The next series of this four-session teleclass will start in September 2006.
NOTE: Nothing on this site is intended to substitute for psychotherapy with a trained mental health professional