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The Happy Lawyer Project is an inspirational podcast for young lawyers looking to find happiness in life with a law degree. Each episode provides the tips, advice, encouragement and inspiration you need to craft a life and career you love. Welcome to the Happy Lawyer Project!

Oct 31, 2017

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Happy Halloween Lawyers! Today we’ll be talking about all of the scariest topics any young lawyer can experience; money, marriage, and motherhood. Today, husband and wife duo, Heather and Douglas Boneparthe share the story of Heather’s journey as a law student, how they managed their money as young singles and how they tackle their financial goals as a couple (plus one!). You’ll also learn about their new book, Millennial Money Fix, and how it can help young millennials, just like you, get a handle on the basics of finances.


**Millennial Money Fix book giveaway** Join us on Twitter and let us know “What you're great things in life are” tweet to @millmoneyfix and @TheHLPPodcast to enter yourself into the drawing by Friday at 10pm EST!


What you’ll learn:

  • How Heather’s student loan debt clouded her decisions
  • How to prioritize your financial goals
  • Learning how to take control of your financial decisions
  • The importance of emotional honesty when tackling finances on your own or with your partner
  • What you’ll learn from reading The Millennial Money Fix
  • How to manage maternity leave as a working professional


Best Advice for Finding Happiness:

“Those who find happiness are those who are in control”


“Only you know the move that is best for you, if it’s not the right thing only you can change it”



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* Millennial Money Fix,

Connect with Heather & Douglas:


On The Book Website:

Their Facebook Book Page,

On Their Book’s Twitter,

On Their Book’s LinkedIn Page,

On Her Twitter,

On His Twitter,


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