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    • 218 EPISODES

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    216: The Emotion Behind Your Debt And Why It Might Be Keeping You Stuck With Alejandra Rojas

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 30, 2021 31:25

    Today Alejandra Rojas discusses the emotions that hold people back when it comes to financial wellness and how she tackled these emotions to achieve her own financial freedom. Alejandra is a Finance professional & coach helping modern millennials feel confident with money and helping them create a strong financial foundation. With experience in corporate and personal finances, Alejandra's vision is to humanize finances so people can truly enjoy their lives. WHAT ALEJANDRA DISCUSSED: - Her personal story with debt and dealing with financial emotions - The main emotions that impact people who are dealing with debt - How one can go about navigating around these emotions PLUS MORE HOW TO KEEP UP WITH ALEJANDRA: On her website at www.alejandrar.com On Instagram at @alejandrar_coach ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: https://clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: https://clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: https://clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    215: Tips To Avoid Overspending This Holiday Season!

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2021 23:51

    As the holidays approach, we are stepping into the busiest shopping season of the year! However, if you're trying to save money, this season can be challenging! Join Bola, Esther, and Yazmir from team Clever Girl Finance to learn key tips to avoid overspending this holiday season! CATCH OUT OTHER LIVE SESSION REPLAYS ON YOUTUBE: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLhyh7wVTaE1IZRcbGOZA_c4Hy6QdV2EHt ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: https://clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: https://clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: https://clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    214: Buy Now Pay Later - Good Idea?

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2021 7:09

    Every retail website seems to be offering one of these buy now pay later options. However, when it comes to "buy now, pay later", it can be a very slippery slope. In this video, we'll go over how it all works, the pros and cons, and how to create a much better alternative for yourself! ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    213: Deeper Than Work - Achieving Your Dream Job Is Possible With Dorianne St. Fleur

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2021 25:49

    Let's talk about achieving your dream job and how to make it possible! Today's podcast guest is Dorianne St. Fleur, a high-performance mindset and career coach, corporate trainer, speaker, and sought-after thought leader. Her mission is to eliminate the pay and leadership gaps for women of color in the corporate world. WHAT DORIANNE DISCUSSED: - The most harrowing and toxic season of her entire career and how she navigated it - What the thriver mentality is and how to leverage it in your life - The “DREAM” job profile and how you can use it - What a total compensation package entails and how should women be thinking about it as it relates to earning what they are worth PLUS MUCH MORE HOW TO KEEP UP WITH DORIANNE: - Via social media @doriannestfleur - On her website at www.yourcareergirl.com

    212: How Ashley Paid Off Over $84,000 In 17 Months

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 2, 2021 31:41

    Meet Ashley, a meal planning, money managing, motivating mommy on a mission to help inspire millennials and moms like herself to build a solid financial footing while dumping consumer and student loan debt! MORE ABOUT ASHLEY She has a career in construction project management where she leads multi-million dollar projects and has also scaled into her passion of personal finance and advocacy. As the founder of “Talk Cash With Ash”, a finance brand, her mission is to inspire and motivate others to organize their money, tackle debt, and gain financial freedom all while having fun! Since starting "Talk Cash with Ash" her fun approach to money has helped numerous families including her own get started on their debt-free journeys. Over 17 months, through the pandemic, and after leveraging my assets, she has paid off over $84,000 of debt! WHAT ASHLEY DISCUSSED ON THIS EPISODE: 1. What her "enough is enough" moment was 2. The specific things she did to pay down her debt 3. How she kept herself motivated 4. How she managed the days where she just wanted to go out and spend money 5. The steps she's taking to ensure her debt freedom is permanent 6. Her goals for the next five years
AND MUCH MORE HOW TO KEEP UP WITH ASHLEY Follow Ashley on Instagram: @talkcashwithash ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    211: Podcast Takeover! Team CGF's Yazmir Interviews Bola On Money, Business And More!

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 26, 2021 44:52

    On today's episode of the podcast Team CGF's Yazmir interviews Bola on money, business, and more! Enjoy listening! ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    210: How Mel Is Choosing Financial Wellness, Tackling A $6k Credit Card And A $40k Business Loan

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2021 42:31

    Today's guest on the podcast is Mel, a registered nurse of 13 years who is also trained as a realtor and cosmetic tattoo artist. She also considers herself to be a serial "dabbler" when it comes to careers and hobbies that become side hustles. I Recently, the pandemic has forced Mel to take a beautiful and blessed pause. She realized that if she wanted to continue to live her best life and create the best life with her husband and their young son, good financial planning needed to happen. WHAT MEL SHARED ON THIS EPISODE: - Why she chose to pursue financial wellness - How she's tackling a $40k business loan and $6k of credit card debt. - How she's found money without earning more - How she removes THE emotion from her finances to stay focused - Why renaming her bank accounts make her more focused on her goals AND MUCH MORE CLEVER GIRL FINANCE BOOK MEL MENTIONS: Clever Girl Finance: Ditch Debt, Save Money, Build Real wealth Get your copy: https://clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    209: 4 Key Reasons Why Your Budget Isn't Working

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 5, 2021 6:30

    Do you find yourself feeling like your budget just doesn't work? Is there always something that throws you off each month? If your answer is "yes" or "sometimes", you may be overlooking some key things that have a direct impact on whether your budget works for you or not! In this episode, learn 4 key reasons why your budget might not be working! ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    208: How A Low Buy Year Changed Christinas Life And Relationship With Money

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2021 29:12

    Today Christina Mychas is sharing how a low buy year changed her life and her relationship with money! Christina is a lifestyle vlogger behind the youtube channel and Instagram account, Christina Mychas. She is also a full time pharmacist living in Toronto, Canada. On her social media channels, Christina shares insights into intentional living, minimalism and mindful spending as she openly works her way through paying off $120K of student loan debt and overcoming a shopping addiction. Christina discovered that there's a lot more to learn about money than just saving, investing and making more of it. She realized how you spend your money matters, so she spends time unpacking the behavioural sides of money, conspicuous consumption, and understanding why we can be motivated to spend the way we do in an effort to get to know yourself and know your money.  WHAT CHRISTINA DISCUSSED ON THIS EPISODE: 1. What prompted her start a low buy year 2. The inner work she did around why she spent money the way she did 3. How much debt she had in total 4. How has the experience changed her mindset and attitude about money 5. How she manages the temptation around slipping back into old habits AND SO MUCH MORE HOW TO KEEP UP WITH CHRISTINA: - On IG @christina.Mychas - Search Christina Mychas on YouTube Video mentioned on episode: Why is it so hard to stop shopping? https://youtu.be/sdQ0OB75Vvw ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    207: Financial And Emotional Recovery After Divorce With Wendy Sterling

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 21, 2021 38:08

    On today's episode special guest Wendy Sterling shares how to go about financial and emotional recovery after a divorce. Wendy is a top divorce media personality, International Divorce Coach, Life Transition Specialist, and founder of The Divorce Rehab™. She helps newly divorced men and women, who are having trouble moving forward and tired of feeling stuck, pain, fear, resentment, anger, and guilt to find joy, self-worth, and freedom. Wendy has been featured on NBC, Thrive Global, Medium, Hello Divorce, Romper and has been a guest on The Divorce Survival Guide Podcast, Moms Moving On, The Smart Woman Show, and The Divorce & Beyond Podcast, to name a few. Wendy is also a speaker, the host of The Divorced Woman's Guide™ podcast, an author, an Advanced ThetaHealer®, and mom to her two amazing boys. WHAT WENDY DISCUSSED: 1. Her personal story with divorce 2. How she navigated the emotions surrounding her divorce 3. The financial impact of getting divorced 4. Emotional and financial advice for women considering a divorce 5. Emotional and financial advice for women recovering from a divorce AND MUCH MORE HOW TO KEEP UP WITH WENDY: On social media @divorcerehabwithwendy Via her website: www.wendysterling.net

    206: Getting The Hell Out Of Debt After $2 Million Of Personal Debt!

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 14, 2021 40:06

    Today's guest on the podcast is Erin Skye Kelly. Erin is a bestselling and award-winning author, keynote speaker, and entrepreneur who recently released the book “Get the Hell Out of Debt'' which teaches financial literacy in a way that is approachable, entertaining, and inspiring. On today's podcast episode, she shares her story of how she paid off $2 million of personal debt over a 7 year period. She enlisted the help of financial professionals but grew frustrated when their debt consolidation and refinancing solutions only made the problem worse. Instead of paying off debt with debt, Erin set out on a mission to truly understand how money works In “Get the Hell Out of Debt,” Erin recorded her findings and her financial advice, along with a healthy dose of love and laughter. Thousands of people have eradicated millions of dollars in debt because Erin Skye Kelly taught them how to get the hell out of it! WHAT ERIN SHARED ON THE PODCAST: - Her personal story with debt - Her mindset and how her debt affected her mental wellbeing - The squeeze method she used to pay off her debt - Practical tips for people currently on their debt pay off journey AND MUCH MORE LEARN MORE ABOUT ERIN VIA HER WEBSITE AT: https://www.erinskyekelly.com/ ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    205: How Niqua Paid Her $21k Student Loans Off On A 50k Salary in 11 Months!

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 7, 2021 33:36

    Today's guest on the podcast is Niqua of Financially winning! She completed her debt-free journey in May 2021, tackling $21K of student loan debt in 11 months. Originally from the Virgin Islands, she moved to the US mainland on her own at the age of 18. Niqua uses Financially Winning to focus on providing resources and tips to help individuals with their finances, from budgeting to debt payoff and more! She is also a travel blogger, owns an Etsy Shop, and provides personalized coaching sessions, to help each individual create a financial action plan to improve their overall financial wellness and build wealth. WHAT NIQUA SHARED ON THE EPISODE: 1. What her “enough is enough” moment was that motivated her to pay off her debt 2. The specific things she did to pay off her debt in 11 months 3. How she kept herself motivated throughout her journey 4. Her key tips for people starting or on their debt payoff journey AND MUCH MORE! HOW TO KEEP IN TOUCH WITH NIQUA: On her website: itsfinanciallywinning.com On social media: Instagram.com/FinanciallyWinning AND Facebook.com/FinanciallyWinning ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    204: Changing My Approach To Budgeting

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 24, 2021 9:58

    On today's I'm sharing why it's ok to change your approach to budgeting and the changes I've made recently that have allowed me to stay on top of my budget! ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    203: 4 Bad Money Habits To Avoid And Good Ones To Build

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 17, 2021 8:16

    On today's episode learn the 4 bad money habits you need to drop now if you find yourself guilty of them! It's really important to stop bad money habits as soon as possible because they can prevent you from reaching your financial goals. Bad habits take time to build and time to unlearn but the good news is it's totally possible to do. Tune in to learn how! ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

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    202: Building Wealth As A First Generation Everything (Rosemary's Story)

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 10, 2021 39:33

    On today's episode, Rosemary shares what it really means to grow up as a first-generation everything. Rosemary is a "Zennial" first-generation immigrant on a journey of building first-generation wealth. When she graduated from college, she landed a job in tech making over double what her family brought home per year. After her first year of working, she received a promotion, another one in her second year, and switched jobs in her third year to get a 43% salary increase. Throughout this time Rosemary also had the responsibility to support her family financially from a few hundred dollars sporadically to paying the mortgage and giving away her car. Still, Rosemary managed to work on her money goals by paying off $22,281 in debt and is on track to have $100K invested by the end of the year. She is committed to providing money motivation and covering money topics women didn't learn growing up. WHAT ROSEMARY DISCUSSED: * How she grew up as a first-generation “everything” coming from a low-income background * How she paid off her student loans and other debt after graduating college * How she went about increasing her income from $64k to $125 in just 3 years * How she creates a balance between pursuing her financial goals while supporting her mother and younger siblings * AND MUCH MORE HOW TO KEEP UP WITH ROSEMARY: Instagram @firstgenriches Twitter @Theeagilecoach ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    201: Millionaire Mindsets You Need Right Now To Succeed

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 3, 2021 9:46

    Having a millionaire's mindset and changing the way you think is ultimately about growth and staying focused until you reach your desired outcome but you have to think a certain way so you can start acting a certain way in order to make progress towards your goals! On today's episode, learn the 10 millionaire mindsets you need to have if you truly want to succeed and build long-term wealth. ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    199: Starting A Business With Friends, Hiring, Growth, And Other Lessons Learned With Daniella Genas

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 20, 2021 53:26

    On today's episode, our special guest is Daniella Genas and she shares key tips for women building businesses. She is a multi-award-winning entrepreneur, business growth consultant & innovation expert. Through her business, She's The Boss International Daniella helps SMEs to transform their businesses. She has used her techniques, experience, and training to generate significant results among the companies she has worked with. Key metrics include increased turnover and profits, increased staff, launch of new products/services, and increased brand awareness across several businesses, in a diverse range of sectors. With an MBA and Masters under her belt, alongside her entrepreneurial experience and formal business training, Daniella has a breadth of knowledge that has proven invaluable to the clients she works with. She has a proven track record of supporting clients to grow revenues by 6 figures. WHAT DANIELLA DISCUSSED: - How her upbringing contributed to her interest in entrepreneurship - Selling her 1st business after being sued for £30,000/~$42,000 - Her biggest business challenges - Her biggest business success 5. A Reflection on lessons learned and how 2021 is her miracle year! PLUS MUCH MORE HOW TO KEEP UP WITH DANIELLA: Via her website: https://www.shesthebossintl.com Via social media: https://instagram.com/shesthebossuk https://twitter.com/shesthebossintl https://linkedin.com/daniellagenas ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    200: Financial Wellness As The Ultimate Self Care With Jessica Moorhouse

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 19, 2021 33:48

    On today's episode, our special guest is Jessica Moorhouse and she shares how pursuing financial wellness can be the ultimate self care. Jessica is a money expert, Accredited Financial Counsellor Canada®, speaker, award-winning personal finance blogger and, host of the popular More Money Podcast. Having graduated Simon Fraser University in 2009 with a degree in film, as a way to learn more about personal finance and teach others, Jessica took a left turn and launched her first personal finance blog in December 2011. She then launched the More Money Podcast in 2015 which now has almost 2 million downloads. Since then, she's been the go-to millennial money expert in Canada, having been quoted in the media hundreds of times in addition to being a regular guest on CTV News' Mind the Gap panel since 2018. She also gives presentations throughout North America to share her expertise and down-to-earth financial advice and teaches students how to build wealth by investing through her online course Wealth Building Blueprint for Canadians. In her free time, Jessica loves to travel, bake, and read memoirs. WHAT JESSICA DISCUSSED: - Her perspective of self care from a financial point of view - How to balance self care and personal finance without guilt - The best self care investments - Key financial or investing tips for our audience in Canada PLUS MUCH MORE YouTube video on the 10 things I no longer buy: https://youtu.be/49Z6O3vUnIg HOW TO KEEP UP WITH JESSICA: Via her website: https://jessicamoorhouse.com Listen to her podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/ca/podcast/mo-money-podcast/id996219697 Via social media: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/jessicaimoorhouse Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jessicaimoorhouse Twitter: https://twitter.com/jessi_moorhouse YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/jessicamoorhouse1 ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    198: Make Your Next Career Move Your Best Career Move With Kimberly Cummings

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 13, 2021 30:29

    Today's episode of the podcast is all about how to make your next move your best move with special guest Kimberly B. Cummings. Kimberly is a career + leadership expert whose mission is to help women and people of color navigate the workplace, make more money, and become industry leaders. Her personal and professional development company, Manifest Yourself, LLC, provides organizations with tailor-made solutions to hire, develop, engage, and retain women and people of color. Her work has been featured on Forbes, MONEY Magazine, Essence Magazine, Business Insider, CNBC, Fox 5, and more. Her highly anticipated book, Next Move, Best Move: Transitioning Into a Career You'll Love, was released in June 2021. WHAT KIMBERLY DISCUSSED: - How to build a two-year career strategy to move you into future leadership positions - How to build personal and professional branding that aligns with your leadership capabilities and career goals - How you can use your voice to advocate for yourself without feeling like you are jeopardizing your job - Other key pieces of advice for those assessing their career trajectories AND MUCH MORE HOW TO KEEP UP WITH KIMBERLY: On social media: @kimbcummings (IG/Twitter) Via her website: kimberlybcummings.com Via LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/kimberlybcummings ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    197: My Side Hustle Story + CGF Book 3 Is Here!!

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2021 14:48

    ANNOUNCEMENT YAY! Get your copy of "The Side Hustle Guide" and other best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books My new book, The Side Hustle Guide, Which is my 3rd book in the Clever Girl Finance book series comes out on June 29th, 2021 and so I wanted to use this opportunity to share my side hustle stories with you! I'm extremely passionate about side hustles and feel strongly about how leveraging a side hustle can help accelerate your goals and it's worked for me! Enjoy listening! ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    196: Starting Over Building A Life Focused On Financial Wellness + Tips For Single Moms

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2021 44:11

    In today's episode, Anita Dakara shares how she started over with building a life focused on financial wellness and key tips for single moms navigating a fresh start. . Anita is a Nigerian woman who calls Atlanta home. She has been blogging on and off since 2012 at www.berrydakara.com and started the Mommy Oyoyo Podcast in 2019, where she covers topics around motherhood that are relevant to the modern African woman. Anita is also one of our amazing Clever Girl Finance mentors! WHAT ANITA SHARED: - Her "enough is enough" moment when it came to improving her finances - The specific things she did to pay off her debt - How she navigated all of this as a single mom - What she finds most rewarding working as a Clever Girl Finance mentor  - Her key pieces of advice for mother women - AND MUCH MORE HOW TO KEEP UP WITH ANITA: - On Instagram @BerryDakara and @MommyOyoyo - Via her websites: https://www.berrydakara.com and https://www.mommyoyoyo.com ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    195: Tips & Tricks For Sticking To Your Grocery Budget

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 15, 2021 12:00

    Do you struggle with sticking to your grocery budget? Join the club! In this video, I share the tips and tricks that help me stick to my grocery budget that you can leverage too to save more money! ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    194: Starting A Financial Journey & Addressing Your Limiting Beliefs With Lauren Williams

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 8, 2021 38:44

    Lauren Williams is the Host and Producer of the Imperfectly Phenomenal Woman podcast. In each episode, she talks with women about the limiting beliefs that hold them back from living fully and authentically and, on today's episode she shares her own limiting beliefs as she goes on her financial journey in this conversation. For years, Lauren has been on a journey toward finding peace in who she is and, each day, she gets closer and closer to building the life of her dreams. She began the process of self-discovery, self-acceptance, and purposeful action while living in New York and has been encouraging others to embrace the journey towards a truly fulfilling life ever since. Lauren is originally from Richmond, VA, and has degrees from the University of Virginia and a master's degree from Columbia University. WHAT WAS DISCUSSED: - The limiting beliefs she has faced around her personal finances - How have limiting beliefs have affected what she has been able to accomplish financially - How she's gone about acknowledging her limiting beliefs - How she's making progress towards her financial goals while tacking her limiting beliefs AND MUCH MORE HOW TO KEEP UP WITH LAUREN: Find here @ipwomanpodcast on Instagram, Twitter, and Club House ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    193: How Your Favorite Influencers May Be Keeping You Broke

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 1, 2021 12:34

    Do you find that you spend more money than you need to from following different influencers? Well, influencers can have a strong effect on how you spend your money especially in this day and age of hauls & unboxing mania! In this episode, learn some key tips to help you keep more of your money, spend more intentionally, and minimize shopping regrets! ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    192: How Andrea Built Financial Security Living On $1750 A Month As A Single Mother For 6 Years

    Play Episode Listen Later May 25, 2021 46:08

    At the height of the 2008 recession, Andrea Ewalefo became a single mom, and with a 20-month-old to care for and no job. But something was different; Andrea had recently received financial education and training and knew what she needed to do to overcome the odds. Despite living on about $1750/mo for over 6 years, Andrea never missed a payment, kept her credit score in the mid 600s, and even opened investment accounts for her and her son. Now, Andrea is about to graduate with a JD/MBA, and with a new career and increased salary, she has created a plan to become a millionaire and financially independent in the next 10 years. Andrea believes in paying it forward, and she has committed to teaching other women how to be their own CFOs through Modern Lady Vibes, a community created to redefine what it means to be a lady in the 21st century by teaching independence, financial literacy, and business sense. WHAT WAS DISCUSSED: 1. Her experience of becoming a single mother with no job in the middle of the 2008 recession including the financial and emotional impact. 2. How she got interested in financial literacy and financial wellness 3. How she lived on about $1750/mo for over 6 years, never missing a payment 4. How she started investing for her son on that same income 5. Her plan to become a millionaire in the next 10 years AND MUCH MORE HOW TO KEEP WITH ANDREA - Via her website at https://modernladyvibes.com - On Instagram and YouTube at modernladyvibes ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    191: How Vickii Paid Off Her $70,000(£50,000)Debt

    Play Episode Listen Later May 11, 2021 41:54

    After being told a student loan was 'good debt' Vicki took her first loan and then went on to get credit cards and store cards and ended up owing over $70,000 (£50,000). She slowly dug herself out of debt by working endlessly and starting her own business. In this episode, Vicki shares her journey to debt freedom and navigating life after losing her dad, who was invaluable on her journey. WHAT WAS DISCUSSED - What led Vickii to her “enough is enough moment” - The types of debts she owed and their associated interest rates - How she managed emotionally with the loss of her - What she did specifically to pay off her debt - How she decided to start her own business and how she navigated the fears around having an inconsistent income initially and much more HOW TO KEEP UP WITH VICKI - Via her website: https://inside-liverpool.co.uk/ - Via Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/insidel1verpool/ ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    Exciting Updates!

    Play Episode Listen Later May 11, 2021 2:46

    I'm sharing two super exciting updates today! Be sure to tune in :) ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    190: How Moms Can Prioritize Financial Wellness With Catherine Alford

    Play Episode Listen Later May 4, 2021 29:07

    On today's episode, Catherine Alford joins me to discuss how moms can prioritize their financial wellness. Catherine is a nationally recognized financial educator who started her business with a $10 domain name and grew it into a multifaceted, six-figure digital media company. She is the creator of www.CatherineAlford.com, the co-founder of www.MillennialHomeowner.com, and the author of the book Mom's Got Money: A millennial mom's guide to managing money like a boss. Through her work, she offers a suite of digital products and services include financial writing, public speaking, and influencer marketing all with the goal of helping women become more financially confident. Over the years, her writing and expertise have been featured in dozens of media outlets including Good Morning America, Yahoo Finance, Forbes, U.S. News and World Report, Real Simple, The Huffington Post, Kiplinger, Investopedia, Business Insider, and many more. She currently lives just outside of Detroit, Michigan with her husband, their boy/girl twins, and a rescue dog named Julep. WHAT WAS DISCUSSED: - What a mom's role should be when it comes to family finances - How a mom can go about managing or taking the lead with household finances - How to balance childcare vs career and still remain objective about long-term financial goals and much more! HOW TO KEEP IN TOUCH WITH CATHERINE: - Instagram @catherinecalford instagram.com/catherinecalford - Facebook facebook.com/catherinecalford - Twitter: https://twitter.com/catcalford  ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    189: What To Do With Money Once You Pay Off Debt!

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 20, 2021 54:35

    Today’s podcast is all about what to do with money once you get to the other side of debt and financial coach Mrs. Miller is here to share her own personal experience! Mrs. Miller is a Latina and native New Yorker. She is a first-generation college graduate and daughter of an immigrant who is on the FIRE (Financial Independence, Retire Early) journey along with her husband. In her 20s she was a high-income earner yet living paycheck to paycheck. Today she's on her way to being financially independent in 4 years. She is also the founder of Financially Thriving where she helps high-achieving women who feel overwhelmed by the thought of Budgeting, Saving, and Investing. She's the financial coach for women who need help balancing what they want today without forfeiting what they'll need in the future. WHAT WAS DISCUSSED: * How she started her financial journey including her motivation to become debt-free * What compelled her to focus on saving and investing after becoming debt-free * How she has managed feeling guilty and wealth shaming * The specific steps she’s taken so far to save
And so much more HOW TO KEEP UP WITH MRS MILLER: Instagram: @mrsmilleronfire Website: millersonfire.com ARTICLE MENTIONED: https://www.clevergirlfinance.com/blog/how-to-reduce-your-taxable-income/ ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    188: Is "People Pleasing" Keeping You Broke? Here's What To Do!

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 13, 2021 8:51

    Did you know that being a people pleaser can completely derail your finances? Plus you may be "people-pleasing" without even realizing it. In this episode, learn how you can identify when you are people-pleasing as well as key tips on how to act differently! ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    187: Key Mortgage And Renters Relief Programs You Need To Know About

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 6, 2021 23:19

    This episode is brought to you by Fannie Mae and covers key mortgage and rent relief options you need to know about. Millions of Americans are financially impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. You or someone you know has likely been impacted economically by COVID-19 through a furlough, job loss, or a business closure – all of which leads to an inability to partially or fully pay the mortgage, rent and other bills. And so on this episode, we partnered with Fannie Mae to highlight and share the various relief options if you are having trouble paying your mortgage or rent. For more information, please visit the Here to Help website: https://bit.ly/38vTBGY You can also call the Disaster Relief Network at 877-833-1746

    186: How Nana Started A Business Focused On Post Partum Care

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 29, 2021 41:52

    On today’s episode, Nana Eyeson-Akiwowo has a candid conversation with me on the journey to starting and growing her business! Nana is the co-founder of Fourth Phase aftercare boxes, a social entrepreneur, and seasoned humanitarian with a strong commitment to advocating adequate and accessible health care for all under-resourced women, children, and families. Created by moms for moms, the Fourth Phase afterbirth care box helps mothers heal, feel, and be heard and each box is curated with a new mother’s physical and emotional recovery in mind. WHAT WE DISCUSSED: * Why Nana chose to start a business focused on postpartum care * What’s been most challenging in getting her business off the ground * How she found her co-founder and the dynamics of their relationships. * Her proudest business moments * Advice she would give up and coming entrepreneurs KEEP UP WITH NANA: Via her website - https://www.fourthphasebox.com/ Via Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/fourthphasebox/ ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    185: Being Intentional With Our Finances And Lives Right Now

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 16, 2021 39:48

    Today on the Clever Girls Know Podcast, our Head of Customer Experience here at Clever Girl Finance Esther Bangura joins me to have a conversation on how we are managing our money and lives in general as we continue to navigate life in a global pandemic. WHAT WE DISCUSSED: - Our current concerns about the economy - Some of the things we are doing for our finances in 2021 and beyond - Whether the pandemic has changed our financial goals - What we are doing for mental health and wellness AND MORE ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books

    184: How To Stop Wasting Your Hard-Earned Money!

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 9, 2021 8:44

    Have you ever taken a serious look at your spending and noticed any trends or habits you weren't too happy about? Well in this episode, I'm sharing the tops ways we waste money and tips to combat this wastefulness that will hopefully help you reduce overspending and save some money! ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    183: Overcoming Lack Mentality To Embrace Abundance With Dr. Chavonne Perotte

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 2, 2021 47:33

    Today, on the podcast we are talking about overcoming lack and scarcity mentalities and embracing abundance! To have this conversation, my special guest is Dr. Chavonne Perotte. Dr. Chavonne Perotte is a life and marriage coach who helps women and couples develop the mindset to create happy marriages. She is also a trained as a social science researcher. She received her doctorate from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and focused her research on communication and intimate partnerships. She is the author of Voices in Your Ear: New Conversations to Transform Your Mind and Renew Your Marriage and is the Founder of RelateAble, LLC. a coaching practice that provides private coaching to clients all over the world. WHAT WAS DISCUSSED: * How having a lack/scarcity mentality can be defined and identified * Chavonne's personal experience a lack mentality * How having a lack mentality impacts relationships, marriages, friendships, etc * How to overcome having a lack/scarcity mentality * How to go about embracing abundance without guilt AND MUCH MORE HOW TO KEEP UP WITH CHAVONNE: Website: drchavonne.com Podcast: Love Marriage Again with Dr. Chavonne Instagram: chavonneperotte ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    182: How To Avoid Money Conflicts That Lead To Divorce W/ Olivia Summerhill

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 14, 2021 35:39

    In today’s episode, Olivia Summerhill joins me to discuss how to avoid the money conflicts that lead to divorce. Olivia has been in finance for almost a decade, growing up with a family devastated by divorce and wealth. She decided to get into finance to control her future and found a niche after working with women going through divorce. Today, Olivia works with women to help them navigate divorce, protecting their lifestyle throughout the divorce process. She works closely with her clients’ divorce mediators to negotiate the most advantageous settlements. After the divorce finalization, Olivia uses her knowledge of behavioral finance to work with her clients on topics relating to a divorce’s impact. Specifically, on psychological behaviors such as self-awareness, money patterns, and effective financial decision-making, her female clients can control and maintain their living standards. WHAT WAS DISCUSSED ON THE EPISODE: * How divorce impacted Olivia growing up
 * The major money conflicts that can lead to divorce
 * The types of behaviors that tie into financial conflict
 * Advice for couples to minimize financial conflicts from escalating into divorce
AND MUCH MORE KEEP IN TOUCH WITH OLIVIA: Learn more about her resources and services: at https://summerhillwealth.com Listen to her podcast, Divorce for wealthy women via https://anchor.fm/summerhillwealth ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    181: Getting Started As A Real Estate Investor With Bevin Morgan

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 9, 2021 50:10

    Bevin Morgan is a Financial Wellness Coach who specializes in helping Black female entrepreneurs and creators gain confidence in their financial futures. She has been passed over for promotions and is intimately familiar with being stuck in jobs where the responsibility seems to increase while the salary never does. She has started and failed at more businesses than she can count but has used that experience to find her passion. Through all of that, she has become completely debt-free and has started her journey in real estate investing. WHAT WAS DISCUSSED ON THIS EPISODE: * How Bevin became debt-free * Why she decided to invest in real estate * How she prepared to purchase her first unit * How she determined profitability on her first investment * How she manages rent collection, cash flow, and repairs * The issues and challenges she’s faced * and more THE RESOURCE BEVIN MENTIONED: biggerpockets.com HOW TO KEEP IN TOUCH WITH BEVIN: Via IG @bevinmorgan On her website: Bevinmorgan.me ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: https://clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: https://clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    180: How Dannie Navigated A Divorce, Started Over & Saved $60k

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 2, 2021 33:36

    On today's episode, Dannie Vann shares how she navigated a divorce and getting herself back on her feet financially all in the same year. She went from not having a bed when she moved out to finding a better paying job, negotiating her income, getting her own place, and finding emotional peace. MORE ABOUT DANNIE Dannie is the founder of Penniestowealth.com, a financial coach, and a Certified Financial Education Instructor (CFEI). In 2 years, she eliminated over $130k in debt and has helped guide her audience to financial freedom. She educates her online “Wealthy Fam” on budgeting, investing, and frugal living tips while sharing the high and lows of her own financial journey. WHAT WAS DISCUSSED: How Dannie navigated getting divorced and saving $60k all in the same year How she managed the emotions and mental health of navigating her divorce and finances through a pandemic How she went about saving $60,000 Her key advice for women going through a similar journey AND MUCH MORE KEEP UP WITH Dannie Instagram/Twitter: @penniestowealth Website: penniestowealth.com/ ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: https://clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: https://clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    179: How Tara Paid Off 60k As A Single Mother

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 26, 2021 42:50

    Today, my guest Tara Jones-Williamson is sharing her journey to paying off $60k in 2 years as a single mother! Tara is a feminine Financial Success Coach and Lifestyle Designer who is dedicated to helping women slay their financial and lifestyle goals. Over 10 years ago, she created and executed a plan that allowed her to press reset and go from financial struggle and failure to financial success and freedom. With her daughter on her lap, she paid off over $60,000 of debt as a single mother. She then launched Your Pretty Pennies, an online financial lifestyle brand, where she educates and empowers women to move from making poor financial choices to using their income to manifest their best lives. WHAT WE DISCUSSED: - Why Tara decided to create a plan to help her reset and pursue financial success and the aha moment that caused that decision - How she managed to do it on just a single income - The specific things she did to pay off the debt - The lessons she's you teaching your daughter today about money and financial wellness AND MUCH MORE KEEP UP WITH TARA On Instagram: @yourprettypennies Via her website at www.yourprettypennies.com ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: https://clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: https://clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    178: How Ariel Went Full-Time In Business Despite The Pandemic

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 12, 2021 52:28

    Ariel Belgrave is a leading voice in women's health. At the very start of the pandemic, Ariel quit her job at Facebook to pursue her business full-time after running it as a side hustle for 6 years. In this interview, she shares her journey with us on exactly how she did it! MORE ABOUT ARIEL As a certified health coach, fitness trainer, and the CEO of Gym Hooky, her mission is to help women achieve their dream body without fad diets or working out every day. Her commitment to women's wellness has earned her opportunities to work with Fortune 100 companies, influence the health programs of top colleges, and receive recognition from major outlets such as The Today Show, Women's Health, Shape, Elle, Glamour, PopSugar, and Huffington Post. WHAT WAS DISCUSSED: - How she made the decision to quit her job during the pandemic - The first things she did to launch her fulltime business - How she's monetizing her business today and adding additional streams of income - How she tackles those fears that every business owner has - Why health should be a priority for us as women especially right now AND MUCH MORE KEEP UP WITH ARIEL Instagram/Twitter: @gymhooky Website: www.gymhooky.com ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: https://clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: https://clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    177: The Rich Immigrant - Dee Olateru's Journey To Financial Success

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 5, 2021 38:08

    Dee Olateru, is a CPA, an executive at one of the Big 4 global professional services firm, a 3-time immigrant, and the founder of The Rich Immigrant. At the Rich Immigrant, she helps 1st and 2nd generation immigrants attain financial independence, live full lives, and maintain their identities in their new homes.  She was forced to pay attention to her finances when she graduated Summa Cum Laude but could not land a job. To make ends meet while she applied to graduate school she got a $10 per hour job at a factory making light fixtures. 12 years later, she's built a career that has taken her all over the world. However, many of those habits she built on a $10 per hour salary continue to guide her today on a six-figure salary! WHAT WAS DISCUSSED: Her personal experience as an immigrant in the US Applying to over 500 jobs with her undergrad degree and getting rejections and more rejections Why she instead chose to take a $10 p/h job How she learned about financial literacy and started applying her lessons to her life Advice for other immigrants in the US AND MUCH MORE AND MORE KEEP UP WITH DEE Website: https://therichimmigrant.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/therichimmigrant --- Looking for A GREAT BANK ACCOUNT to SAVE MORE? --- Check out Chime: https://www.chime.com/applytp/?ref=clevergirlfinancecgf&ad=tp_ --- Considering TERM LIFE INSURANCE? --- For great term life insurance that allows you to increase or decrease your policy as you need to with no fees, check out Ladder: https://ladder.pxf.io/c/403981/557243/9299?subId1=%7BsubId1%7D (P.S. These are affiliate links from brands Clever Girl Finance loves and trusts. If you use our links to sign up we may earn a commission which helps us grow!) ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: https://clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: https://clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    176: 10 Key Money Moves To Make For The New Year!

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 29, 2020 15:15

    Ready to get your money moves on for the new year? Here are 10 key money moves to make for the next year! ARTICLES MENTIONED: - How to save and pay debt at the same time: https://www.clevergirlfinance.com/blog/pay-off-debt-or-save/ - How a credit freeze works: https://www.clevergirlfinance.com/blog/should-i-freeze-my-credit/ - How to pick the best life insurance: https://www.clevergirlfinance.com/blog/term-vs-whole-life-insurance/ --- Looking for A GREAT BANK ACCOUNT to SAVE MORE? --- Check out Chime: https://www.chime.com/applytp/?ref=clevergirlfinancecgf&ad=tp_ ---  Considering TERM LIFE INSURANCE? ---   For great term life insurance that allows you to increase or decrease your policy as you need to with no fees, check out Ladder: https://ladder.pxf.io/c/403981/557243/9299?subId1=%7BsubId1%7D (P.S. These are affiliates link from brands Clever Girl Finance loves and trusts. If you use our link to sign up we may earn a commission which helps us grow!) Read the 2020 Clever Girl Finance Women and Money Study: www.clevergirlfinance.com/women-and-money/ ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    175: Listener Q&A - Loaning Money + Zero Based Budgeting

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 28, 2020 8:41

    Today I answer two listener questions! Q1: How to respectfully say no when it comes to loaning family and friends money Q2: The idea of budgeting down to zero and creating a budget buffer ❤ Read the 2020 Clever Girl Finance Women and Money Study: https://www.clevergirlfinance.com/women-and-money/ ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    174: 2020 Reflections And 2021 Goals

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 22, 2020 16:51

    On this episode, I'm reflecting on 2020, sharing my 2021 goals, and discussing the 2020 Clever Girl Finance study! It was a tough year but we've made it through. Praying that 2021 is a year of recovery, joy, and prosperity. Read the 2020 Clever Girl Finance Women and Money Study: https://www.clevergirlfinance.com/women-and-money/ ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    173: How To Advocate For Yourself When It Comes To Your Finances, Career Life With Emilie Aries

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 16, 2020 41:52

    Emilie Aries is a speaker, podcast host, author, and the Founder & CEO of Bossed Up, an award-winning personal and professional development community where she helps women craft happy, healthy, and sustainable career paths. Her book, Bossed Up: A Grown Woman's Guide To Getting Your Sh*t Together, serves as a practical roadmap for women who want to set themselves up for sustainable, long-term career success and step up as the boss of their lives. WHAT WAS DISCUSSED: - Her personal experience overcoming an abusive relationship that led her owning her voice - Key tips for women to own their voices - How to build confidence in advocating for yourself as it relates to your finances - How to build confidence in advocating for yourself as it relates to your career AND MORE KEEP UP WITH EMILIE - Website: https://bossedup.com - Instagram: bosseduporg - Watch her TedX: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=epAlxzmYyAE ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: https://clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: https://clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    172: Positioning Yourself To Grow Your Online Business With Serwaa Adjei-Pelle

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 9, 2020 34:06

    Let's talk about growing your online business! My guest today is Serwaa Adjei Pelle! Serwaa is a Business Strategist and Partner Consultant at PELLE + CO, where she works with SMBs to spur their growth by creating and executing their content and influencer strategies. She is an expert in creating digital content, events, and campaigns that resonate with smart and ambitious women. WHAT WAS DISCUSSED: - How she started her business - The fears or challenges people have around establishing an online business - Why your online presence means more than just Instagram - How to promote and brand your business without being the perpetual face of your business - Key tips you have for entrepreneurs navigating business in this season in order to thrive AND MORE KEEP UP WITH SERWAA - Website: Download her free guide at https://www.serwaaadjeipelle.com/ - IG Podcast: @shesoffscript - IG Personal brand: @serwaa_ap ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: https://clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: https://clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    171: $111k Paid Off On Two Teachers' Salaries! With Allison Baggerly

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 1, 2020 22:45

    Allison is a blogger, influencer, speaker, and the founder of Inspired Budget. She and her husband paid off over $111K worth of debt on two teacher salaries over 4.5 years while growing their family. During that time, Allison went from feeling stuck, overwhelmed, and stressed and instead grew to love budgeting and personal finances.  As a teacher and small business owner, Allison combined her passion for teaching and finances to help others learn how to start budgeting.  Since starting Inspired Budget in 2017, Allison has been able to retire as a teacher and take her desire to help others full time. Now she is helping women all over the world get started with budgeting when they feel lost and overwhelmed. She has built a tribe of over 100K Instagram followers that turn to her for budgeting advice and inspiration to save more than they ever imagined. KEEP UP WITH ALLISON Website: inspiredbudget.com Instagram: @inspiredbudget ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: https://clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: https://clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    170: How Katia Paid Off $38k With Her Side Hustle

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2020 14:48

    Katia Chesnok is the founder & content creator of personal finance platform Economikat, where she educates Women, Latinx, and BIPOC communities on all things money and empowers them with wealth building tips to earn more, negotiate, side hustle, budget, and invest. She paid off more than 38k of credit card debt in 18 months thanks to her side hustle, which later became her six-figure business. She's an award-nominated money expert, CNBC contributor, and speaker. WHAT WE DISCUSSED: - What her "enough is enough" moment was - The kind of debt she had and what her income was - How she got the idea to start her side hustle - Her approach to paying off her debt once her side hustle started generating income - The steps she's taking to ensure her debt freedom is permanent AND MUCH MORE HOW TO KEEP UP WITH KATIA: You can learn more about her on Instagram @Economikat & her blog economikat.com ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: www.clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Follow us on Instagram: instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    169: How Jen & Her Husband Paid Off $78k In 2 Years Despite Facing Unemployment Twice

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2020 29:44


    Today my guest on the podcast is Jen Smith, founder of modernfrugality.com and co-host of the Frugal Friends podcast. 
Jen and her husband paid off $78K of debt in two years but when they started, they had a five-year plan! Jen shares what they did that resulted in them cutting their debt payoff in half without windfalls, being unemployed twice, and buying a house during that time! KEEP UP WITH JEN - On her website: modernfrugality.com - Download her free resource: modernfrugality.com/debtfree - Listen to her podcast: Frugal Friends Podcast ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: https://www.clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: https://clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: https://clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/clevergirlfinance


    168: Why You Should Be Seeking Out Opportunities Right Now

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2020 17:43

    On this episode of the @clevergirlsknowpodcast @bolasokunbi shares her thoughts on why you should be seeking out opportunities, why it's so incredibly important (especially right now) and the different opportunities you should be considering. It's been a tough year but there is opportunity! ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: https://www.clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: https://clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: https://clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

    167 Beginner Investing Tips + Social Responsible Investing With Jenny Coombs

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 30, 2020 19:28

    Join Jenny Coombs, Associate Professor at College for Financial Planning (MSF, CSRIC™) and I as we discuss the risks of investments, niche, and socially responsible investing PLUS learn key tips that will help new investors create a plan. Getting started with investing is simpler than you may think, you don’t have to know it all, but you do need to have a plan. ❤ Connect with Jenny Coombs CRPC®, Associate Professor, College for Financial Planning and Founder of GradMoney at gradmoney.org. ❤ Watch Jenny's TED Talks on sustainable investing: Investing for a Better World: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lJBCBOjcv2k Stopping the Rebuttal: The Future of Sustainability: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zscd2-K5nQ0 ❤ Get access to 30+ free courses, worksheets, savings challenges, and our favorite banking resources: https://www.clevergirlfinance.com/course-packages/ ❤ Read the Clever Girl Finance Blog: https://clevergirlfinance.com/blog ❤ Get the best-selling Clever Girl Finance Books: https://clevergirlfinance.com/books ❤ Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/clevergirlfinance

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