If recent events have taught us anything it’s that life is ever changing and the financial market can be volatile without notice. While quarantined, this is a great opportunity to check on your financial wellness. Are you thriving or merely surviving? What are you doing well? What needs more work? Regardless of where you are, there are always opportunities to improve. The key to coming out of this even stronger personally and financially is the ability to be flexible and embrace change. Sheen Magazine linked up with 4 financial#bossbabes with practical tips to help you adopt a nimble mindset and navigate any change while running a business or your personal finances during this time.
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Liane Membis is the Founder of BAUCE Magazine. The digital publication is dedicated to the a lifestyle self-made women working for financial freedom with content concentrated around making money and looking good while doing it. While her publication currently receives nearly half a million combined impressions on all of digital platforms, the first-generation American says her immigrant background instilled the value of creating financial options to build wealth and she encourages women to do the same. Her motivation for financial freedom of her own consistently drives her passion to grow BAUCE into a community space where black women can come to learn on whatever stage they are on on their financial journeys. While hustle and grind are her mantras, she also notes one that systematic racial discrimination plays a large role in the financial inequality many black women and men face. She is dedicated to using her platform to help coach and teach women how exploring multiple incomes is necessary for financial freedom.
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Sheneya Wilson is the Owner of Fola Financial, LLC. According to Wilson, Fola is a Yoruba name that means honor and wealth, where her business strives to accomplish for its clients. According to Wilson, within the past 2 years, Fola Financial, LLC., has served more than 300 professionals, creatives, and entrepreneurs of color with a majority of this population being black women. In her experience, she says she noticed many black-owned businesses fail within their second year due to their lack of financial education and literacy. Her business is working to improve this statistic by helping entrepreneurs understand and navigate the financial aspects of being a business owner as well as teaching them how to secure their future and leave a legacy.