- xoHappyHour Team
Credit Karma, Money Shame & Self Worth
As women we often keep it real about everything except for our bank accounts. We desire prosperity but operate with a broke mindset, and sometimes tie material things like a house, a car, and even getting our hair and nails done to our self-worth. Not to mention that social media has us showcasing our wins and not the journey it took to get there.
On this episode the xoNecole Happy Hour hosts spill the tea on everything from their finances and credit scores, to dealing with money shame in the digital age and keeping up with the Jones’. Necole shares her story of how she spent $30,000 in one year as a celebrity gossip blogger in an attempt to stay “glammed up,” and the sacrifices she is now making to tackle her tax debt, while Amer talks her change in lifestyle after losing her six-figure job. And Sheriden explains how she’s taking strides to improve her credit while also revealing that a man’s salary is low on her tier when it comes to choosing a partner. You’ll also learn about some of their favorite resources to help transform your money habits and keep you inspired on the road to financial freedom.
Things the hosts share in this episode:
Their credit scores
Their current relationship with money
The amount of their student loan debt
How they are currently saving
If they talk about money with their girlfriends and the men they are dating
If credit scores and salaries are important to them when choosing a partner
If their self-worth is defined by their financial situation
Their biggest financial mistake
Things you will learn in this episode:
How Dave Ramsey’s snowball method for paying off debt works
Financial apps that will help you stay in an abundance mindset
Savings techniques to fit your lifestyle
How sacrificing now will prepare you for the lifestyle you desire
How entrepreneurs can still save for retirementDebt vs Savings financial strategies
Resources mentioned in this episode:
You are a badass at making money
So Money with Farnoosha Torabi
xoNecole articles mentioned:
How I Paid Off $40,000 In Debt In 18 Months
Tiffany Aliche Reveals How Her Credit Score Went From 547 To Over 800
How Cleared $35K In Debt On A $12 Salary
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