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Women, OWN Your Financial Future This Fourth of July: A Legacy of Progress

Fireworks, barbecues, and celebrating freedom – that's what the Fourth of July is all about! But this year, let's take a moment to celebrate a different kind of freedom: financial independence for women.

The 1900s saw incredible progress for women and their relationship with money. The fight for equal pay began with the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, and the Equal Credit Opportunity Act of 1974 shattered the barrier of needing a man's permission to access credit. These milestones, hard-won by generations of strong women, shouldn't be taken for granted.

"The more you learn, the more you earn, and the more self-sufficient you can be." - Jean Chatzky, Financial Journalist

This Fourth of July, let's celebrate these victories by taking charge of our financial futures. Here's how:

  • Educate Yourself: Financial literacy is key. Learn about budgeting, investing, and building wealth with resources like Her Financial IQ courses.

  • Embrace Your Money Power: Don't shy away from financial conversations. Negotiate your salary, ask for raises, and invest in your earning potential. Remember, the more informed and confident you are, the more control you have.

  • Plan for the Future: Set financial goals – a dream vacation, a child's education, or a secure retirement. Research investment options and create a plan to achieve those goals.

  • Celebrate Sisterhood: Financial independence doesn't have to be a solo journey. Talk to your girlfriends, share resources, and support each other on the path to financial freedom.

This Fourth of July, let's raise a glass not just to our national independence, but to the financial independence of all women. The fight for equality continues, but with knowledge, empowerment, and a little firecracker spirit, we can build a brighter financial future for ourselves and generations to come.

About Her Financial IQ

Her Financial IQ 's mission is to empower women through personal finance and investing education. They go beyond traditional financial education by incorporating financial coaching into their offerings.

Through its friendly and approachable curricula, Her Financial IQ is committed to helping women achieve security and wealth through financial literacy. The program teaches crucial financial skills in a way that makes them accessible to women by using examples they can relate to. This down-to-earth approach helps women gain confidence in their financial decision-making.

Financial Coaching: Her Financial IQ recognizes that financial literacy is just one piece of the puzzle. They also offer personalized financial coaching to help women develop a financial plan, set goals, and overcome challenges.

Together, let's empower women to achieve financial independence and security by hosting or funding programs that provide personalized finance & investing workshops. If you are an individual, school, or organization that wants to support women or teens in their financial journey, message me today or visit:


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