Financial Literacy Week 2021 | Watch The Full Event Below
All week we featured special speakers to get you financially ready to buy a home, pay off debt, save for retirement, and more! Check out our talks below and as always feel free to reach out with any questions or if you are ready to start the home buying process.
Theme: Build Your Financial Foundation
Coffee with a Counselor – Money & Women: Debunking Myths
Maximize Your Money & Build Financial Resilience *co-hosted with Harmony CDC
Budgeting Workshop with BBVA
Theme: Family and Youth Financial Fitness
PocketWise Prep Introduction – A look at Dallas Habitat’s new financial education program for children!
How to Have Family Conversations Around Money *co-hosted with For Oak Cliff
Theme: Invest Like a Pro
Coffee with a Counselor – How 401(k) Matches Work
Get Started With Stock Trading! A live discussion with Teri Ijeoma, founder of Trade and Travel
Theme: Conquer Credit & Pay Down Debt
Coffee with a Counselor – Safe Ways to Build Credit
Lunch & Learn – Tips for Paying Down Debt Faster
Debt Management Workshop with Comerica Bank
Theme: Map Your Homeownership Journey
Coffee with a Counselor – Turn Your Stimulus Check & Tax Refund into Savings for a Home!
Lunch & Learn – 10 Steps of Buying a Home *co-hosted by Lisa Woulard, Preferred Realtor with Dallas Habitat
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Founder of Investing Latina
She’s a speaker and facilitator that has led workshops at Nasdaq, Google, other Fortune 500 companies and startups. Her money philosophies have inspired thousands of women to live minimally & spend intentionally, so that they can invest more. Her program The Investing Workshop teaches foundational investing principles and strategies. You can text her where she invites you to “Ask Me Money Things™” and follow her on Instagram where she shares funny #moneymemes inspired by pop culture.
Expert Trader, Educator Media, Founder of “Trade and Travel”
that in 2017 this side hustle turned into her full-time income, and she founded Trade and Travel.
With more than 10+ years invested in trading education, courses, workshops, having spent thousands of dollars, with a lot of trial and error, Teri developed expert strategies and proprietary intelligence that fast-tracks the learning journey and earning performance. These very same strategies enabled Teri to transition working in her own business while she traveled the world doing what she does best; trading, and sometimes in her pajamas.