Bola Sokunbi, who saved her first $100,000 in a little over 3 years right after college shares tools and tactics to help you take control of your finances.

Guest Biography

Bola Onada Sokunbi is a Certified Financial Education Instructor (CFEI), finance expert, speaker, writer, podcaster, social media influencer. She is the founder of Clever Girl Finance, a platform that empowers and educates women to make the best financial decisions and to pursue their dreams of financial independence. has been voted as one of the top personal finance websites for women.

Bola has been featured by Time Inc’s Money, NYC's PIX11 News, CBN News, The Chicago Tribune, Glamour, Woman’s Day, and other finance websites and podcasts. She has worked with brands including Progressive, Prudential, CapitalOne, Fidelity, Haven Life and BlogHer. She frequently hosts her own Clever Girl Finance workshops and webinars that educate attendees about personal and business finance.

Show notes:

In this episode, you will learn:

  • How today's guest used mindset, habits, and consistency to accomplish amazing things with her money.
  • The importance of setting monthly and yearly financial goals.
  • Bola shares the tools and tactics that worked for her to increase her savings in a big way.

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