Week 3: Damn you Debt!

Wooohooo we made it to Week number 3! Accurately entitled “Damn you Debt” because she’s a bitch, but sadly I only have myself to blame. This week we had a financial advisor come into the office and she was SO inspiring! She said it took her a long time to become comfortable talking about money…

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Thank God for Yoga (#TGFY)

Yoga has quite literally saved my life. I fell into this past time in 2012. I had just graduated from High School and was looking for an activity that would maintain the flexibility I spent the last four years building as a cheerleader. My mom’s friend had gifted me my first yoga mat and I…

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Money Basics: Saving

There’s a toxic mentality circling around that if you don’t have a lot of disposable income you can’t save. However, that is the exact reason WHY you should save. From my experience I have learned that the lack of a healthy savings account can lead you to feel trapped in your current situation. It doesn’t…

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Money Moves

Growing up money was a huge taboo in my house. My mom and father would bicker about money constantly, my father was an aggressive saver and my mother was an aggressive spender. My father grew up in Isuofia, a village in Nigeria, and came from the wealthiest family in the Isuofia. However, despite my father’s…

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Keep Evolving

Misery is an infectious disease. I once worked at a company in which everyone (quite literally everyone below C-suite) was miserable. No matter the department across the board we were all severely underpaid. There was a huge cognitive dissonance between mid-level management and upper management and it consistently left us chasing our tails. I complained…

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