There will always be something perceived to be better than what you have, but it doesn’t mean that it is designed for you.
Bahiyah Shabazz educated a diverse group of women on ways to manage financial decisions from a household to business.
When most people think about stress their mind automatically shifts toward physical stress. Stress is an emotional state of mind, which can also include finances that can take a toll on your mind, body and emotion.
April is Financial Literacy Month Day 30, keep up the momentum. You didn’t come this far in life to give up. Now that you have engaged in a constant activity over the past 29 days, it’s up to you to continue to stretch out your comfort zone. I remember running track in high school and…
Since you’re at the end of the month, this is a great time to share your financial experience with someone.
Never expect for your behavior to change if you’re only willing to engage one time. I
It was my pleasure to speak at a few events while providing my book, Women Building Wealth, that is also available on Amazon in paperback and Kindle.
One of the best gestures you can do for you is to show support for self. A workshop is a hands on event that can address and improve your concerns.
Focus on a book that will promote growth and further your knowledge in all aspects of your life.
f your employer offers an employer based retirement plan with a matching percentage and you are not taking advantage then you’re leaving money on the table.
We should all have or know an attorney, accountant, CPA, bookkeeper, financial advisor, financial coach, insurance agent and business coach/manager.
The best thing you can do for yourself is to prepare for emergencies.
If more people realized that wealth has more to do with how much you save instead of how much you earn there would be less debt.
Spending money without any regard as to when or how much is how many consumers end up in debt.
Think about what you aspire to accomplish in twelve months and create a plan without hesitation.
This week you are to plan your budget for the entire week and stick with it.
When setting your short term goals that has a time bound to accomplish of less than six months, you will be concise and optimistic.
One of the reasons why many consumers are in debt is because priorities aren’t in place. Why aren’t priorities, prioritized?
It’s all about the saving or should I say…’health & wealth’!!
How many times have you come home from work only to be exhausted from the day then decide to head to a restaurant?
It’s time to get someone that’s in your corner and want to see you succeed.
A budget will allow you to keep track of your money while avoiding moments where you overspend and attempt to make ends meet until the next pay.
Find ways to reduce your debt and cut out malicious habits.
It’s the 2nd week of Spring Into Action Challenge! This week you must plan an entire menu for the week, grocery shop for the items w/a list, and prepare your daily lunch plus snack.
Identify your fixed debt & lower variable debt. If you want to tackle your debt you must know what you’re working with.
More than one would like to admit you try to run from your debt. You either choose not to open your mail, answer the phone, or avoid a budget & accountability system.
Today, is the first day of the next 30 days you will track every penny you spend.
After all the hard work you’ve done with retrieving your credit reports and disputing, you still aren’t sure how your score looks. Get your score for free.
It’s not algorithm, it’s simple math. If your credit score is high, your interest rates are low. Lower interest rates equal a large saving.
Although, each consumer is entitled to one report annually, we suggest you retrieve all three credit reports once per quarter from Annual Credit Report.
It’s now time to visit and update your financial resume. In order to receive an accurate snapshot of your report you should get a copy from Transunion, Equifax and Experian.
When was the last time you opened all your financial statements, monthly bills included? Too often, people attempt to run from their reality into the falsehood of their persona.
You can’t celebrate Spring and financial literacy month without an April Challenge. Over the next 21 days we will change your mind so that the money will follow.
Without a plan, without guidance, and without knowing where to begin, you can’t assess your finances let alone your life.
It’s now time to get organized and clear out clutter. Be free!