$mart Women welcomes Monarq founders Irene Ryabaya and Diana Murakhovskaya to this week’s show. Monarq is a new app that allows professional women to connect with other professional women. The ladies share with host Michelle McKinnon their journey of leaving the “security” of corporate America to travel the world and then deciding to become business partners while on a hilltop in Borneo! Discover how they found the right idea for their business through their friendship, how they are surviving the male-dominated tech world, and tips for mastering their finances and more. Michelle also shares what you need to know regarding bonds and market fluctuations.