Ten years ago Krisstina Wise, real estate industry heavyweight and owner and CEO of Austin, Texas-based GoodLife Realty, was in debt, facing health issues and a single mother of two kids to boot. Wise had been a successful agent with Keller Williams Realty, but a commission-to-commission mindset led her down the path to that low point, she said. A life-threatening illness inspired the agent-turned-entrepreneur to write a new book, "Falling for Money," sharing what she has learned from turning around her relationship with wealth. Krisstina Wise It was Wise's new perspective on money and how to manage it that helped her afford the top-quality health care required to tackle an illness that brought her close to death last year. Without the $200,000 in personal savings she and her ...
Jan 13, 2014 by Paul Hagey