Suzanne Scheideker Cook

Suzanne Scheideker Cook

WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF…?

English Spanish WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF…? by Suzanne Scheideker Cook “Whenever I prepare for a journey, I prepare as though for death. Should I never return, all is in order.”  Katherine Mansfield Most statistics show that a woman who either loses her partner through death or by a divorce has both short-term and long-term impacts […]

Why Financial Literacy Is Important To You

English Spanish Why Financial Literacy Is Important To You by Suzanne Scheideker Cook “Money is only a tool. It will take you wherever you wish but it will not replace you as the driver.” Ayn Rand My mom and dad grew up in the Great Depression. Both were careful with money and taught me how […]

Be Brave

English Spanish Be Brave by Suzanne Scheideker Cook “Take chances, make mistakes. That’s how you grow. Your pain nourishes courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave.” – Mary Tyler Moore Recently, I was having a conversation with a young, male colleague. Our discussion evolved into a discussion on women’s rights when […]

Time For A Change

English Spanish Time For A Change by Suzanne Scheideker Cook “Freedom cannot be achieved unless the women have been emancipated from all forms of oppression.” – Nelson Mandela For many years, I believed if we were granted full equality under the law, we would be equal with men. As I researched equality for women, I […]

From Stereotypes To Sisterhood

English Spanish FROM STEREOTYPES TO SISTERHOOD by Suzanne Scheideker Cook I was reluctant to join when I was first asked to join a Women’s Club by Diana who is a dear friend of mine. All I could think of was women wearing hats and drinking tea in an insulated setting.  (Don’t get me wrong – […]