Clever Girl Finance

The Clever Girls Know Podcast

Clever Girl Finance is a financial education platform, that empowers women to ditch debt, save money and build real wealth!

Episodes
Oct. 22, 2019 126: From An Incredibly Costly 401k Loan To Paying Off $45,000 In 17 Months With Ashley Patrick
This episode is sponsored by Shoptagr! Get the Shoptagr app for free: http://www.clkmg.com/shoptagr_inc/clevergirlfinance Meet Ashley! Ashley Patrick is the founder …
Oct. 15, 2019 125: Retirement Investing, Debt, Sinking Fund, Marriage - Answering A Listener's Questions
This episode is sponsored by Shoptagr! Get the Shoptagr app for free: http://www.clkmg.com/shoptagr_inc/clevergirlfinance On today’s episode of the podcast, I’m …
Oct. 1, 2019 124: Getting Out Of My Own Way + Answering A Listener's Business Question
The Clever Girls Know Podcast hosted By Bola Sokunbi. On this episode of the podcast, I share how I got …
Sept. 24, 2019 123: How To Develop Your Child’s Money Mindset With Okeoma Moronu Schreiner
Meet Okeoma Moronu Schreiner! Okeoma is a mother of two, personal finance nerd and corporate finance attorney who loves helping …
Sept. 16, 2019 122: Pricing Your Products & Services + Money Mindset Tips To Succeed In Business With Tess Wicks
My guest today is Tess Wicks! Tess is a wealth and mindset coach for online entrepreneurs. Through her podcast and …
Sept. 3, 2019 121: Leveraging Devastation to Build a 6-Figure Business with Leah Gervais
Today's episode is with Leah Gervais. Leah is the founder of Urban 20 Something, the host of the Your Biggest …
Aug. 26, 2019 120: Updates, Assessing My Finances, Q4 Motivation + I Interview My Kids!
Long-time no solo podcast! On this episode I'm sharing: - Some new Clever Girl Finance updates - How I got …
Aug. 18, 2019 119: Camilla Banks Shares Her Journey To Building Two Successful Businesses
Today's guest is Camilla Banks. Camilla is the founder of HollandLuxe Properties (a real estate firm) and HollandLuxe furniture (a …
Aug. 6, 2019 118: Alexandra Lebenthal's Key Tips For Women To Be Successful With Their Finances And In Business
It's time for another episode of the Clever Girls Know podcast and my incredible guest today is Alexandra Lebenthal. Alexandra …
July 15, 2019 117: $37K Of Student Loans Paid Off! Melisa Boutin Shares Her Tips
The Clever Girl Finance book is officially here(https://clevergirlfinance.com/book)and today, I’m catching up with Melisa Boutin a student loan expert who …
July 15, 2019 116: Exceeding A $250k NetWorth: Catching Up With Brittney Suttle
The Clever Girl Finance book is officially here(https://clevergirlfinance.com/book)and today, I’m catching up with Brittney Suttle who is featured in the …
June 25, 2019 115: Catching Up With Monica Louie After Paying Off $120k In Debt!
The Clever Girl Finance book is OFFICIAL! Celebrate with me at my upcoming book launch party on Thursday, June 27th …
June 17, 2019 114: The Emotions That Come From Being In Debt - A Chat With Molly Stillman
The countdown to the launch of the Clever Girl Finance book on June 25th, 2019 continues! And today, I’m catching …
June 10, 2019 113: Catching Up With Dorianne St. Fleur on Tips To Building A Successful Career
The countdown to the launch of the Clever Girl Finance book on June 25th, 2019 continues! And today, I’m catching …
May 27, 2019 112: Catching Up With Adeola As She Grows Her 7 Figure Net Worth
I’m counting down to the launch of the Clever Girl Finance book which comes out on June 25th, 2019. With …
May 24, 2019 111: Catching Up With Naseema - What She's Up To After Her 7 Figure Debt Payoff
The Clever Girl Finance book comes out on June 25th, 2019 and I am super excited. I'll be sharing some …
May 16, 2019 110: How Raegan Moya-Jones Built A $100 Million Business Against The Odds
My guest on the podcast today is Raegan Moya-Jones. Raegan built aden + anais while working a full-time job in …
May 9, 2019 109: How Lauren Went From A Medically Induced Coma to $400k In Medical Debt to Financial Recovery
Meet Lauren Jackson. This episode is all about how Lauren went from a medically induced coma to 400k in medical …
April 12, 2019 108: Home Buying The Right Way With Petal Van Rossum
Let's talk about buying a home the right way! My guest today is Petal Van Rossum, a dear friend of …
March 27, 2019 107: How Fo Alexander Paid Off $78,000 of Debt!
Fo Alexander is a Millennial personal finance expert whose story of paying off nearly $47K in debt in less than …
Feb. 28, 2019 106: Listener Q&A - Dealing With Friendships, Rewarding Yourself + Some Updates
On this episode of the podcast I'm sharing some exciting updates on Clever Girl Finance and answering two listener questions! …
Feb. 20, 2019 105: Dispelling The Most Common Credit Myths
This episode of the podcast is brought to you by FICO and my guest today is Jenelle Dito! Jenelle Dito …
Feb. 1, 2019 104: Saving over $400,000 and pursuing early retirement with Michelle Ives
Michelle Ives is a long-time listener of The Clever Girls know podcast and she got in touch with me because …
Jan. 8, 2019 103: How To Negotiate Like A Boss As A Professional Or Entrepreneur With Devon Smiley
Today's episode is all about negotiating. Negotiating is an important skill set to have whether you are a professional or …
Jan. 7, 2019 102: Achieving A Career You Love Without Becoming A Person You Hate With Fran Hauser
Happy new year! the new year is a great time to create a solid strategy to help you achieve career …
Dec. 18, 2018 101: Setting Your 2019 Goals The Right Way, Counting Your Blessings, Updates And More
It's that time of year again to reflect, count your blessings and set fresh goals that you want to achieve …
Dec. 10, 2018 100: How To Stop Emotional Spending From Ruining Your Finances With Ericka Young
This episode is all about curbing your emotional spending and to have this conversation, my guest on the show is …
Nov. 7, 2018 099: How To Take A Deep Assessment & Reverse Your Negative Money Beliefs With Kara Stevens
Kara is the founder of The Frugal Feminista, a NYC-based personal finance and personal development company committed to helping women …
Oct. 30, 2018 098: Following Your Passion To Build A Business You Love With Kalyn Chandler
I’m excited to share my good friend Kalyn Chandler with you! She’s the founder and CEO of Effies Paper :: …
Oct. 10, 2018 097: Mindset Shifts, Tackling Your Debt & Living Life On Your Own Terms With Stacey Flowers
Meet Stacey Flowers, a TED speaker, internationally sought after speaker, author and life coach. Her personal mission is to inspire …
Sept. 10, 2018 096: Why Traditional Financial Advice Is Overwhelming And How To Manage The Complexity
Michelle Bobrow is a podcast listener and the founder of the Holistic Wallet. She started out working in the financial …
Aug. 22, 2018 095: Transitioning To A Full Time Business On Your Own Terms With Vickii Onabolu
On this episode of the podcast, my guest is Vickii Onabolu and she’s an incredible baker from the United Kingdom. …
July 30, 2018 094: How To Look And Feel Fabulous On A Budget With Janie Medley
Today’s episode is all about fashion and style on a budget! I thought it would be a great idea to …
July 19, 2018 093: Minimize Your Student Loans & Achieve Your Financial Goals With Thrivent Student Resources
Today’s episode is in partnership with Thrivent Student Resources (https://www.thriventstudentresources.com) which is a thriving hub of tools and resources related …
July 14, 2018 092: Financial Mistakes & Recovery In Business With Elin Barton
Elin is a purpose-driven business leader, author, entrepreneur and podcast host who believes in the power of story to elevate …
June 29, 2018 Who Am I? Let's Talk About The Makings Of Me
I'm sharing more insights to my life and background and who I am to do what I do particularly around …
June 28, 2018 091: How To Be A Financial Grown Up + Why Marrying The Right Person Matters W/ Bobbi Rebell
Bobbi Rebell is a Certified Financial Planner and the host of the Financial Grownup podcast. She is the author of …
June 24, 2018 090: A Honest Conversation About The Journey To A Successful Business With Adrienne Garland
Adrienne Garland is the CEO and Founder of She Leads Media, a media and marketing consultancy dedicated to enhancing the …
June 11, 2018 089: Automating & Simplifying My Finances On An Inconsistent Income
In this episode I'm sharing how I've simplified my finances by automating things despite my inconsistent income and how not …
June 11, 2018 088: Establishing Generational Wealth - Estate Planning 101
Meet Art Steele. Art is an estate planning and intellectual property attorney who has been practicing law for nearly 10 …
May 31, 2018 087: How Adeola Went From 6 Figures In Debt To Millionaire Status
Meet Adeola Omole, a podcast listener in Canada. She is a lawyer and wealth coach who has made it her …
May 24, 2018 086: Dominique Shares Her Amazing Business Story + How To Establish A Wealth Building Mindset
Dominique Broadway is an award winning Personal Finance Coach, Speaker, Finance Expert and the Founder of Finances Demystified & The …
May 15, 2018 085: How Keenya Saved $30,000 And Then Moved To Paris!
My guest today is Keenya Hofmaier. Keenya is originally from Milwaukee, WI and spent three years working in New York …
May 10, 2018 084: Finding Your Purpose And Building Real Wealth With Patrice Washington
On this episode, my guest is America's Money Maven, Patrice Washington. Patrice is a best-selling author, a captivating speaker and …
May 8, 2018 083: How I Manage My Finances + A Few Updates
As a money expert, I get asked a lot about how I manage my personal and business finances from budgeting …
April 30, 2018 082: How Rochelle Built A Multi - Millon Dollar Business With $100
My guest on today's episode of the podcast is Rochelle Graham-Campbell. She is the co-founder and CEO of Alikay Naturals …
April 23, 2018 081: Finding Joy In Financial Failure
On this episode of the podcast my close friend Joy and I talk about finding joy in failure, specifically financial …
April 10, 2018 080: Building A Meaningful Life And Business And Managing The Relationships That Make It Happen
This episode of the podcast is all about the balancing act of building a meaningful life and business and the …
April 6, 2018 079: My Q1 Review + Tips For You To Assess Your Q1 And Plan Out An Incredible Rest Of The Year
On this episode of the podcast I'm excited to share a review of just how my Q1 went including what …
March 25, 2018 078: Side Hustle Your Way To Wealthy With Yuri Gibson
Meet Yuri Gibson. She is a designer and digital product guru who teaches other people how to create side hustles …
March 19, 2018 077: Raising Your Children To Be Financially Successful Grownups With Regina Byrd
Regina Byrd is an accountant, motivational speaker, author, business owner and financial educator. Her company, Prosper with Regina, helps high …
March 9, 2018 076: How Stefanie O'Connell Went From Living Paycheck To Paycheck To Building A Successful Business
Stefanie O’Connell is a nationally recognized millennial money expert and author of the book, ‘The Broke and Beautiful Life’ and …
March 7, 2018 075: The Different Types Of Income & Ideas To Increase Your Income Through Multiple Income Streams
Have you heard that the average millionaire has 7 streams of income? Well you heard right! On this episode of …
March 1, 2018 074: Situations That Require You To Review Your Budget In Detail
On the podcast today I'm going over some key situations that will require you to review your budget in detail. …
Feb. 28, 2018 073: Creative Ways To Have The Wedding Of Your Dreams With Tereill Peay
Weddings can be very, very, expensive and today, my guest is a listener of the podcast and also an expert …
Feb. 20, 2018 072: A Q&A Episode - Overspending, Vacation Savings, Trading vs. Investing & Business
On this episode I’m sharing a couple updates on what’s happening at Clever Girl Finance including the fact that I’m …
Feb. 13, 2018 071: Becoming Deserving Of Your Financial Success With Xenia Viray
When it comes to personal finance the main focus is typically on the outcome - the financial success but it’s …
Feb. 6, 2018 070: Getting Your Personal Finances In Order After A Divorce With Cassendra Cadeau
The topic of divorce can be very touchy and even considered taboo but is a topic that needs to be …
Jan. 30, 2018 069: The Makings Of The Perfect Resume And Why It Matters With Lauren McGoodwin
Today’s podcast is focused on helping you prepare your resume as you look for a new job or if you …
Jan. 25, 2018 068: How To Spend Your Tax Refund + Deductions You Don't Want To Forget When You File Your Taxes
It's tax season ladies! Receiving a tax refund check can make a big difference towards improving your finances and achieving …
Jan. 22, 2018 067: No Nonsense Advice On Ending The Crazy & Building A Truly Successful Business W/ Sharon Beason
**Just a heads up if you are listening with small children there is adult language in this episode.** Sharon Beason …
Jan. 16, 2018 066: Marriage & Money - Communication, Forgiveness, Compromise & Financial Success With Tai McNeely
On this episode my guest is the amazing Tai McNeely who is the founder of hisandhermoney.com, alongside her husband Talaat. …
Jan. 8, 2018 065: Women And Money - A Deep Dive Discussion
My guest on this episode of the podcast is Alexandra Taussig. She is the SVP of Women Investors at Fidelity …
Jan. 3, 2018 064: Success Planning - How To Set Goals The Right Way
I love goal setting, it gives me clarity and direction, and it helps me track my progress and so on …
Dec. 26, 2017 063: A Review Of 2017 For Clever Girl Finance
The countdown to 2018 is on and so I'm sharing a few updates from the list of goals that I …
Dec. 26, 2017 062: Deal With Your Fears & Your Guilt & Become Successful With Money With Jen Hemphill
My guest today is the wonderful Jen Hemphill, the founder of www.JenHemphill.com. Jen is a military spouse, an accredited financial …
Dec. 14, 2017 061: The Strategy Behind A Career You Love That Pays You What You Are Worth
Are you ready to work in a career you love that pays you what you are worth? Well, my guest …
Dec. 4, 2017 060: Travel Hacking 101 With Felicia Blaise
Have you ever wondered how people score such incredible travel deals to amazing destinations? Well my guest today is Felicia …
Dec. 4, 2017 059: The "Hate Mail" Episode.....Because Haters Will Always Hate :)
This episode is a fun one because I'm going through some hate mail and hate comments....it's been a while! Get …
Nov. 27, 2017 058: Building A Business From The Bottom Up With Dr. Jacqueline Schaffer
Here's another episode for my clever girl entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs! My guest today is Dr Jacqueline Schaffer, a medical …
Nov. 20, 2017 057: Joanne Paid Off 49k Off Debt In 18 Months!
Do you think 18 months is a long time? If you knew you could be debt free in 18 months …
Nov. 16, 2017 056: Flanice Saved Over $100k For Retirement Before 30 & Beat Breast Cancer!
On this episode I talk to Flanice Lewis. She is a money coach, breast cancer survivor and all round amazing …
Nov. 13, 2017 055: Getting Started With Stock Market Investing With Guest Tela Holcomb
On this episode I talked with Tela Holcomb about how to get started with investing including some key things you …
Nov. 9, 2017 054: How Monica Paid Off $120k Of Debt In 2 Years!
On this episode, I'm talking with Monica Louie. She’s an amazing FB marketing expert and a personal coach of mine …
Nov. 9, 2017 053: How To Get Out Of A Money Funk & Some Holiday Season Motivation
Have you caught yourself saying or thinking "wow - this year is almost over" and then feeling somewhat deflated about …
Nov. 3, 2017 052: Let's Talk About Financially Sound Wedding Planning! - With Guest Maggie Germano
My guest today is Maggie Germano, she is a certified financial education instructor (CFEI), a money coach and the founder …
Oct. 30, 2017 051: Walking In Purpose + Being Successful With Your Finances & In Business With Tonya Rapley
On this episode I had a great conversation with Tonya Rapley on how to be successful with your personal finances …
Oct. 23, 2017 050: Taking A Scientific Approach To Building Wealth + A Ton Of Money Tips With Dr. Maria James
Have you ever looked at your finances from a scientific perspective? Well, My guest today is Dr Maria James and …
Oct. 12, 2017 049: High Net Worth vs. High Income, A $55 Million Tax Return & More! - With Sarah Webb
I'm excited to share this fun conversation I had with Sarah Webb, the COO and primary finance contributor for PlaidForWomen.com. …
Oct. 9, 2017 048: How To Budget Successfully On An Inconsistent Income
Budgeting on an inconsistent income can be tough especially because it's hard to plan. For example, if you are self …
Oct. 3, 2017 047: Molly Deep Dives Into The Emotional Process Of Becoming Debt Free
On this episode Molly shares her story to debt freedom, how her debt spiraled out of control shortly after the …
Sept. 27, 2017 046: What It Takes To Run A Successful Full Time Business With LaTisha Styles
This episode is for all the Clever Girl entrepreneurs out there (and the aspiring ones too). I had the pleasure …
Sept. 25, 2017 045: What To Do If Your Financial Information Is Compromised
You've probably heard about the major security breach that took place with Equifax recently right? Well in the event that …
Sept. 21, 2017 044: Saving Money 101 - With Erica Amatori of Rize
Ever wondered what the best way to save is or what my favorite savings account is? I had a great …
Sept. 19, 2017 043: A Conversation On Investing, Passive Income, Minimalism And Luxury With Canna Campbell
On today's episode, I had a great conversation with my guest Canna Campbell of the amazing YouTube channel, Sugar Mamma …
Sept. 14, 2017 042: Your Mindset & Whether You Will Achieve Financial Success Or Not
Having the right mindset is essentially the foundation of your financial success and on this episode, I talk through why …
Sept. 11, 2017 041: Jamila Saved $85k In A Year - Here's How She Did It!
On today's episode, my guest Jamila, takes us through how she was able to save $85k in a single year, …
Sept. 3, 2017 040: How To Become A Millionaire & Join The Millionaires Club!
On this episode I'm talking about the profiles of millionaires in the US, what it REALLY takes to become a …
Aug. 27, 2017 039: Naseema Gets Candid About Building Wealth & What It Took To Pay Off $300K Of Debt In 2 Years
On today's episode, my guest Naseema gets real on mental blocks, setting yourself up for financial success (or failure) as …
Aug. 22, 2017 038: Recessions Are Inevitable - Are You Prepared?
On this episode I'm sharing the 5 key things you need to be doing now so a potential recession does …
Aug. 16, 2017 037: How To Get Started Investing In Real Estate + More
On today's episode, my guest Limor Markman of Limor.money shares some invaluable insights on real estate investing - how it …
Aug. 14, 2017 036: CGF Is 2! Sharing My Thoughts On This 2 Year Old Business!
Sharing my candid thoughts and lessons learnt so far as Clever Girl Finance turns 2. Do you follow Clever Girl …
Aug. 8, 2017 035: Let's Talk About Budgets....Because You Need One!
Budgeting is a key element to building wealth and so on this episode I'm discussing why you need one, different …
July 31, 2017 034: Let's Talk Life Insurance And Why It Matters!
Today my special guest Ebony Ruffin of Ruffin Consulting Services breaks down all things life insurance! On this episode we …
July 26, 2017 033: How To Stay On Top Of Your Bills - Stress Free!
On today's episode I'm sharing a few tips on how you can stay on top of your bills, stress free, …
July 20, 2017 032: When She Makes More - A Conversation w/ Farnoosh Torabi
I'm super excited to be talking to Farnoosh Torabi, a leading personal finance expert, on the topic of managing money …
July 11, 2017 031: Dioni Shares Her Financial Journey In Progress
I'm excited to share my conversation with Dioni as she talks about her financial journey in progress, what keeps her …
July 5, 2017 030: Should You Invest In A 401k Or Any Employer Sponsored Retirement Account?
Should you invest in your employer's 401k (or other retirement plan)? I'm sharing my thoughts and responding to an Instagram …
June 28, 2017 029: The Struggles Of Entrepreneurship + Having Purpose & Clear Intent
On this episode I'm deep diving into the REAL struggles of entrepreneurship with amazing life coach for entrepreneurs Cassie Jeans! …
June 21, 2017 028: Your Excuses Are Costing You Money!
Your excuses are costing you money. It's time to quit them. In this episode I share my personal stories about …
June 18, 2017 027: Some Advice I Would Give My Younger Self About Money
If you could give your younger some money advice, what would it be? In this episode I share some of …
June 8, 2017 026: 6 Tips To Be Successful With Saving Money
Is saving money something you struggle with or want to do better at? This episode is for you. Listen in …
June 2, 2017 025: Navigating Your Finances As 20 Something (or 30 Something) with Jazmine Henley Brown
Navigating your finances as a 20 something (or 30 something)? Jazmine Henley brown of the #20SomethingSeriesPodcast shares her candid experience …
May 24, 2017 024: Why Your Net Worth Matters!
Do you know your net worth? If you don't you need to! In this episode I share the importance of …
May 16, 2017 023: Master Your Student Loans + More w/ Melisa Boutin of YourMoneyWorth.com
In this episode I'm sharing a very insightful conversation about student loans, money mindset and credit with Melisa Boutin, student …
May 9, 2017 022: Don't Play Yourself + Listener Q&A
Sharing a story about why it's important to take ownership when it comes to building wealth, otherwise you are just …
May 3, 2017 021: How You May Be Going About Investing The Wrong Way
Do you know you should be investing to build wealth right? But are you going about it the right way? …
April 25, 2017 020: Good Debt? Umm...
What's the deal with categorizing debt as good debt vs. bad debt? I'm not a fan! In this episode I …
April 18, 2017 019: Your Circle Of Influence Can Make Or Break You!
Your circle of influence determines how successful you are when it comes to your life and to your finances. What …
April 7, 2017 018: 7 Things I Did Before Quitting My 6 Figure Job To Be A Full Time Business Owner
If you are a business owner or aspiring business owner, this is for you! I'm sharing the details of what …
March 31, 2017 017: Loaning Money To Family And Friends
Should you or shouldn't you? Listen in to my take on how to deal with loaning money to other people! …
March 23, 2017 016: Why Early Retirement Account Withdrawals Are A Bad Idea
Retirement account withdrawals and loans? Not a good idea! Listen into why and what you should be doing instead! ____________________ …
March 16, 2017 015: You Either Want To Be Financially Successful Or You Don't
When it comes to becoming financially successful, it's entirely up to you. You have to decide that you want it …
March 8, 2017 014: Why Luxury Handbags Are Not Good Financial Investments
Luxury handbags as financial investments, wardrobe investments or both? Listen in to hear what I think and why I think …
March 3, 2017 013: Types Of Accounts To Have & Where To Put Them
Today I'm discussing 5 bank account types you should have and where to put them. It's all about setting up …
Feb. 15, 2017 012: Why I Started Clever Girl Finance + Why Women Need To Prioritize Their Finances
Answering a listener question on why I started Clever Girl Finance and why it's importance for us as women to …
Feb. 7, 2017 011: To Prenup Or Not To Prenup?
Should you get a pre-nup or not? What about a post-nup? Do I have one? Listen to me share my …
Feb. 2, 2017 010: Should You Pay Debt Or Save?
Wondering whether you should pay off debt or debt? Listen to me share my thoughts on the approach to take! …
Jan. 24, 2017 009: Preparing For The Cost Of Homeownership - Transitioning From Renter To Homeowner
Planning to purchase a home? In this episode I discuss very important expenses to take into consideration as you prepare …
Jan. 19, 2017 008: Having A Millionaire's Mindset - How To Harness And Develop The Right Mindset
What are the characteristics of millionaires and the truly successful? How can you develop your own millionaire's mindset? Listen in …
Jan. 11, 2017 007: Tips On Managing Money In Your Marriage
I'm sharing my thoughts on money management in marriage and how you can be successful with it! ____________________ Get access …
Jan. 6, 2017 006: Money Questions To Ask While Dating
The money questions and behavior observations you should focus on when dating especially before you get married! ____________________ Get access …
Jan. 5, 2017 005: Setting Goals & Taking Action
Happy New Year! It's that time of year when setting goals and resolutions is at the top of everyone's mind …
Dec. 12, 2016 004: 7 Things You Are Doing That Can Prevent You From Ever Being Financially Successful
The 7 things you should work on changing if you want to achieve financial success. Get access to my free …
Nov. 21, 2016 003: The Story Of My First Credit Card
Laugh with me (and at me) as I share the story of my first credit card and the debt I …
Nov. 18, 2016 002: How I Saved $100k In 3.5 Years
Listen to my story of how I was able to save over $100,000 in 3.5 years right after I graduated …
Nov. 11, 2016 001: Welcome To "The Clever Girls Know" Podcast
A quick intro the Clever Girl Finance podcast! A personal and business finance for women who want to achieve financial …