POM027: Designing Non-negotiable Goals

In this episode we’re going to discuss creating goals and making them non-negotiable. We discuss: how to determine your main goals how to craft a real goal how to make your goals non-negotiable and what that means 5 tips to help you make and fulfill non-negotiable goals 3 tips and/or resources for personal finance goals 3 tips and/or resources for business goals   Resources Mentioned: Disclaimer: Some of the links…

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POM026: Overcoming Top Personal Finance Issues with Bola Sokunbi

In this episode, Bola takes us through the top personal finance issues concerning women and how to overcome them. We also discuss creating a plan to transition to full-time entrepreneurship.   Bola Sokunbi Bola is a Certified Financial Education Instructor (CFEI), finance expert, writer, business strategist, social media influencer and founder of Clever Girl Finance, a platform that empowers and educates women to make the best financial decisions for their…

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POM025: Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Online Safety

  If you’re looking for what the hottest deals are … no that’s not what this episode is about. In this episode, we’re going to discuss how to use this time of deals to move yourself forward, make more progress with your financial and business goals.   Some of the topics discussed are: the days that make up the entire weekend, beyond Black Friday three types of items that will…

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POM024: Creating a Freedom Plan & Saving $85k in 1 Year with Jamila Souffrant

In this episode Jamila explains what a freedom plan is, how to create one, and how she and her husband saved and invested over $85,000 in one year. Join Jamila and I to learn how to design a freedom plan to meet your financial goals.   Jamila Souffrant Jamila is a Certified Financial Education Instructor (CFEI), blogger and money coach. She is the founder of www.journeytolaunch.com where she blogs about…

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POM023: End of the Year Activities for Personal Finance & Business

POM 023 end of year activities

In this episode, we’re going to talk about the financial actions you need to take before the end of the year. We’ll go over personal finance actions as well as actions for your business. These are to get you to reach your financial goals for this last quarter, lower your tax burden as much as you can before filing taxes, as well as set you up for success with your…

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POM022: 10 Experts with Unique Twists on Personal Finance

In this episode, I’m doing things a little different. I usually give resources during the episodes, but this episode is filled with pretty much all resources. These are resources I think will be great for you to add to your repertoire. We’re going to hit the hot spots: debt, budgeting, investing, and earning more money.   Read it below or listen above. Resources listed below as well.   The end…

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POM021: How to Become a Better Saver

In this episode, we’re going to talk about what you can do to make yourself save more money. Being able to save money is crucial to the rest of the financial plan. You have to have money to put towards your financial goals.   Read it below or listen above. Resources listed below as well.   Hey Success Rebels, it’s Dr. Maria James, The Money Scientist.  Before we jump into…

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POM020: Emergency Fund Basics

In this episode we’re going to discuss the real deal with emergency funds. I’m going to cover the most common questions and misconceptions: what an emergency fund is, how much it should be, where it should be and more.   Read it below or listen above.   I’m back after a bit of a hiatus. It was due to me focusing all of my time and energy on building out this…

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POM019: Breaking up with $80k of Debt & Becoming an Entrepreneur with Melanie Lockert

Getting rid of student loans is a journey so many of us take and many of us are still on this journey. In this episode, Melanie Lockert of Dear Debt explains how she eliminated $81,000 of student loans and her journey to entrepreneurship.   Melanie Lockert Melanie Lockert is the personality behind the award-­winning blog and book, Dear Debt, where she chronicled her journey out of $81,000 in student loan…

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Lola Retreat: The Women’s Financial Conference You Need to See

The Lola Retreat is not just a women’s financial conference. Melanie Lockert of the award winning blog Dear Debt is throwing not just a conference on finances, but a retreat where women can gather and learn about personal finances. She explains the details and why you should check it out below.   1) What is the Lola Retreat? Lola Retreat is a women + money focused retreat happening in Portland, Oregon…

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