7 Black Financial Advisors To Follow To Ensure Your Finances Are In Order

7 Black Financial Advisors To Follow To Ensure Your Finances Are In Order

Need help organizing, controlling, or improving your finances? Check out these financial advisors who want to help you save money, eliminate debt, and build wealth! 

1. Tiffany “The Budgetnista” Aliche

Tiffany Aliche is an award-winning, personal financial educator. She helps people live richer through financial education and literacy. Tiffany is an author and has been featured in numerous TV shows and magazines. She is also the founder of the Live Richer Challenge, which consists of a virtual community of over 200,000 women from 100+ countries who are all working on improving their finances.

2. Dr. Boyce Watkins

Dr. Boyce Watkins is a financial scholar and educator who advocates for education, economic empowerment, and social justice. Dr. Watkins has BA and BS degrees in Finance, Economics, and Business Management, a Masters Degree in Mathematical Statistics, and a PhD in Finance. He has published many books and articles on finance, education, and black social commentary. He has also appeared in various national media outlets. 

3. Tonya Rapley

Tonya Rapley is the creator of My Fab Finance, a financial education and lifestyle blog for millennials who want to become financially free and do more of what they love. She created My Fab Finance because she knows how it feels to be depressed and ashamed about money, and she wants to help people break the cycle of living paycheck to paycheck. Even if you are not a millennial, you should still check her out. 

 4. Talaat and Tai Mcneely

Talaat and Tai Mcneely are a couple that helps other couples manage money, marriage, and everything in-between! They have a podcast, a blog, and videos too! Check them out if you're ready to save money and eliminate debt. 

 5. Marsha Barnes

Marsha Barnes is a mom, wife, and finance fanatic! She is a Certified Financial Social Worker who loves helping women and couples move from financially existing to financially thriving. She is the creator of The Finance Bar, which was created because of her desire to provide financial resources and guidance in a creative and non-judgmental way. 

[inserts scream of “Something is on my dress-probably shrimp pasta🤷🏽‍♀️”]. In full transparency I’m never aware of how cute I look during our My Finances are Beautiful events. However, I am focused on making sure that our finances are as beautiful as we are. Sometimes it’s necessary to strip ourselves down outwardly to dig up what’s going on inwardly. I have hosted MFAB for 3 years now and there’s NO interaction better than a human connection. There are moments when we need to truly SEE one another-the tears, the financial heartache and those moments when we do a two step together to celebrate our money wins. I love you Charlotte. Huge THANK you to @dearjania of @pcgroup365 for teaching us as business owners that our community feeds us and therefore we should feed them with knowledge. #thefinancebar

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 6. Chris Hogan

Chris Hogan is a personal finance expert, financial coach, and best-selling author. He wants to help as many people as possible avoid financial traps, invest wisely, build wealth, and set their families up for the future. His show, The Chris Hogan Show, provides sound answers to your money questions. The show educates, encourages, and empowers listeners of all ages to create a solid plan for their money and work toward becoming everyday millionaires.

7. Bola Onada Sokunbi

Bola Onada Sokunbi is a Certified Financial Education Instructor and the CEO and founder of Clever Girl Finance. Clever Girl Finance is a financial education platform aimed at providing women with financial guidance that will inspire them to pursue and achieve their dreams of financial independence. Bola aspires to help women become accountable, ditch debt, save money, and build real wealth.

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August 29, 2018

Thanks for this listing of financial (melanin) gurus.

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