Finance

Finance education and financially literacy are the most important, yet least talked about part of becoming a self-made woman. Whether on purpose or by default, historically, women aren’t as independently financially stable as their male counterparts. Whether that’s because of unequal work pay, varying roles in marriage, or simply a lack of education, we women (and men!) owe it to ourselves to break bad habits and get in control of our financial lives.

Side Hustle + Finance

The two are more interconnected than it may first appear. As financial expert Nicole Lapin says, “everything comes back to money”. Work, relationships, hobbies, etc., it all boils back down to money. I love side hustles for two main reasons:

1- They let you express your creativity and continue practicing passions you may not use during your 9-5; and

2- They can help you got financially in control and even far financially ahead if you’re willing to hustle.

Urban 20 Something is not a finance blog. It’s a blog that aims to help millennial women become self-made, which means hustling above and beyond your 9-5 job. All finance tips here are in relation with how to make that happen.

I first read The Science of Getting Rich when I was making around $1,000/month and at my 9-5 job. Look at the effect it had on me!

  If you’ve been around here for long, you’ve probably already heard how obsessed I am with the book, The Science of Getting Rich by Wallace D. Wattles. I first read this book when my business made it’s first $1,000 in one month. This was around my 9-5 job and I had worked for this …

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I didn’t know how I was going to do it, but here are my lessons from six-figures in sales, which happened after I left my 9-5. Check them out inside!

On my 27th birthday, I celebrated six-figures in sales while twenty-six years old. Just a few months before my 26th birthday, I went through a traumatic experience. I suddenly lost my dad, who was very close to me. To say this was shocking and devastating is an understatement. When my 26th birthday came just a …

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Do you feel like you struggle with money? You're not alone, but the truth is, it doesn't have to be that way! Click through to understand how to get rid of your money problems once and for all!

A couple of weeks ago, we opened up a free Facebook Group for this community, which you can join here! As you join, you’ll see a series of questions we ask to get to know the group and best serve you a bit better. One of the questions is “what’s your biggest side hustle challenge?”