Family Finances with Katy Song, CFP

July 31, 2011

Katy SongIf you're a regular reader of Marin Mommies, you've probably read the valuable guest posts on family finance by Marin mom and Certified Financial Planner™ Katy Davis Song. We're pleased to announce that Katy will be a regular contributor to our website, where she'll write about all things financial, with a focus on the needs of parents and families. You can read her latest contributions, as well as browse her past posts, at her page here.

Katy has also recently launched her own business, Katy Song FInancial Planning, where she helps families determine their financial priorities and goals and guides them into making the right financial choices. Visit her online at www.katysong.com or contact her at katy@katysong.com

With a passion for personal finance, Katy has been working as a financial planner since 2008 and passed the CFP® exam in July 2009. She has expertise in financial planning for families with young children and knows first-hand the challenges and opportunities of raising a family in the Bay Area. Katy has extensive expertise in the area of home affordability and how to support a growing family.

Raised in Rye, New York, Katy moved to California in 1993 to attend the UC Santa Cruz (Go Banana Slugs!). After graduating in 1997 with a BA in Global Economics, honors in her major and Phi Beta Kappa, she worked for the US Department of Commerce in the International Trade Administration. She then attended the Haas School of Business at the UC Berkeley and graduated from the full-time program in 2002. Katy worked for Citigroup’s Investment Banking group for five years and left as a vice president with the birth of her daughter. Katy lives with her husband and two young children in Mill Valley.