They say talk is cheap—we say it pays. Take a look at this week’s top reads for women and money from around the web.

Editor’s picks of the week

  1. Having the money talk is different for women, but it doesn’t have to be.
  2. It’s no secret that female film creators, directors, and producers have more trouble than men getting funding for projects. TIFF has a 5-year plan to change that.
  3. A majority of Canadian women will be solely responsible for their finances at some point in their lives. (The sooner we get our money mojo, the better!)
  4. Saving, investing, retiring: A woman’s perspective.
  5. Investment lingo goes Greek: 5 words you’ve heard before—and what they actually mean