Updated: Apr 10, 2020
BEST OF THE BEST
These women of color are the best of the best when it comes to educating their audiences, their tribe members, and their communities on the importance of financial literacy and generational wealth building. Flippin’ In Heels wants to highlight these women making a difference in the lives of so many for Financial Literacy Month!
#10. Latasha Kinnard - Founder Godeste' @yourfinancesis
Godesté is a worldwide enterprise dedicated to financial empowerment for women. Their mission is to help women around the world unlock their self-worth to unleash their net worth. Their methods are rooted in mindset and built on powerful systems. Latasha believes that organization, plans, and automation are the tools to give women clarity and confidence for financial transformation. “We believe that women are incredible, miraculous, and positively divine… and we want your bank account to show it!”
#9. Taryn Bushrod - Founder @itstarynsworld
Taryn’s World is a wealth creation platform that aims to close the wealth gap for millennials. It provides an inside look into money management principles, how to avoid common financial pitfalls, and how improved spending habits leads to increased wealth. Taryn is a Lifestyle Minimalist who loves fashion, finance, food & FUN!!! With a Master’s degree in Finance, Taryn has spent several years working in acquisitions and finance. “Post college I spent a lot of money and racked up unnecessary credit card debt despite learning key money principles all throughout life. Then one day I realized the effects my spending habits have on my ability to create wealth. I learned how to increase my cash flow and get out of debt without drastically changing my current lifestyle. It is my hope that through my story I can help others avoid some pitfalls and fast track their wealth creation.”
#8. Dominique Broadway - Founder @financesdemystified
Dominique is an award winning Financial Planner, Personal Finance Coach, Speaker, Finance Expert, Entrepreneur and the Founder of Finances De·mys·ti·fied & The Social Money Tour. She has a strong passion for working with young professionals, entrepreneurs and people of all ages to bring their Dreams2Reality. Dominique began working at major brokerage firms such as UBS Financial Services and Edelman Financial Services, at the ripe age of 21, focusing on clients with $10 million and up in investable assets. Money Therapist, Entrepreneur and Trailblazing Millennial dedicated to help you demystify your finances and make your Dreams2reality.
#7. Dr. Nicole Garner Scott - Founder @amountfinancial
Dr. Nicole Garner Scott Is a highly sought after serial entrepreneur, finance expert and coach. Through her life lessons, she launched numerous financial services which positioned her as a thought leader, teacher, speaker, and nationally recognized MONEY EXPERT. Her clients include Charlie Finance, Operation Hope, State Farm and more. She has appeared on the Essence, Cheddar, Upscale Magazine, Rolling Out and more media platforms.
#6. Attiquewa Green - Founder @thatfinancechick
Attiquewa is a licensed financial professional and a money maven who teaches on a variety of financial literacy and investment topics. Her specialities include but are not limited to; budgeting, life insurance, and stock market investing. She created ThatFinanceChick so millennial women could have the tools needed to run their own financial world while being able to live life.
#5. Patrice Washington - @seekwisdompcw
Patrice is an entrepreneur, author, captivating speaker and hope-restoring coach to women financially! Patrice Washington was a real estate and mortgage broker at 21. At the age of 22, she found herself in $18,000 of credit card debt. Over the years, Patrice challenges women just like her to challenge their fears, beliefs and attitudes about MONEY. Patrice went on to build a seven-figure real estate company by the age of 25. Throughout her experiences, she wrote her best selling book series, “Real Money Answers”. Her advice has been featured in a various TV and radio shows.
#4. Marsha Barnes - Founder @thefinancebar
Marsha, an Official Brand Ambassador for FICO and named the 2018 Best Money Expert in the Net-Worth Category by GOBankingRates, has helped hundreds of thousands of women and families transform their lifestyles by taking control of their finances. The Finance Bar is a personal finance suite helping women and couples achieve financial wellness through coaching, education, and an innovative learning hub on wheels. “I believe that financial wellness should not be considered a luxury, and with commitment and discipline, any willing person can turn their financial situation around.”
#3. Tonya Rapley - Founder @myfabfinance
Tonya is a millennial money expert and creator of the award winning site, My Fab Finance. In 2014 she was deemed the “New Face of Wealth Building” by Black Enterprise Magazine and featured as their cover subject. Her mission is to help millennials break the cycle of living paycheck to paycheck so that they can become financially free and do more of what they love. She is the creator of the #BanishTheBalance challenge, a debt elimination challenge that helped over 4,000 participants pay off more than $200,000 of debt in sixty days. She uses her own story and experiences to empower women and girls of all ages with tools to change their lives.
#2. Tiffany Aliche - Founder @thebudgetnista
Tiffany is an award-winning teacher of financial education and is quickly becoming America’s favorite, personal finance expert. She has made it her mission to empower women and provide them with access to the tools and resources needed to create a better life for themselves and their families.
#1. Bola Sokunbi - Founder @clevergirlfinance
Bola is a Certified Financial Education Instructor, money expert and the CEO, best-selling author and founder of Clever Girl Finance. Her goal is to help women just like you take charge of their finances, stop living paycheck to paycheck, build real wealth and get you in control of the life you REALLY want to live. “My mother did it, I'm doing it for myself and now, so can you!”