Monica Padineant
Monica Padineant
Monica is a Client Advisor at Laird Norton Wealth Management. She believes financial choices affect virtually all aspects of our lives, so teaching the next generation about money can pay great dividends. Monica is the leader of LNWM’s youth and financial literacy program, NextGen Money.

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Family and Finance | Financial and Business Planning | on April 10, 2018 / By Monica Padineant After a Divorce: A New Financial Plan   [Read also Preparing for Divorce and Negotiating a Divorce.] As you start a new life after a divorce, you ...
Family and Finance | Financial and Business Planning | on April 06, 2018 / By Monica Padineant Negotiating Divorce: Don’t Overlook Taxes, Community Property During a divorce, major decisions are made about who gets what, when and how. If you haven’t been married long, i...
Family and Finance | Financial and Business Planning | on March 28, 2018 / By Monica Padineant Preparing for Divorce: 6 Things to Do or Consider If you're preparing to divorce, you are not alone. Between 40% and 50% of marriages end in divorce, and for people ...
Financial and Business Planning | In the Community | on April 07, 2017 / By Monica Padineant More People Moving Just Outside Seattle Here’s some interesting info from the US Census Bureau, as reported in the Seattle Times recently: Pierce and Sno...
Family and Finance | Financial and Business Planning | In the Community | on March 09, 2017 / By Monica Padineant Just in Time for International Women’s Day Great call to action by State Street Global Advisors yesterday: Placing a bronze statue of a young, determined gir...
Family and Finance | Financial and Business Planning | on April 05, 2016 / By Monica Padineant Student Loans: Tread Carefully Congrats to everyone going to college in the fall! Now that acceptance letters have gone out, it's time to re-evalu...
Family and Finance | on January 22, 2015 / By Monica Padineant Your First Job? Time to Save Early & Often Happy 2015! As this year unfolds, one of the best gifts you can give your children is to teach them to save – ear...
Investment Management | on March 14, 2014 / By Monica Padineant Avoiding the Wolf of Wall Street (Update) Having watched the hit movie The Wolf of Wall Street recently, I have to say: racy, entertaining -- but nothing new...
Family and Finance | on January 10, 2014 / By Monica Padineant The “No” Moment: A Win-Win Situation Teaching kids how to prioritize and budget seems daunting. But if you start early and show by example, the lessons ...