Archive | June 2014

Why is Financial Literacy Important for Women?

“Money has some rules attached to it. And if you follow the rules, you’re going to have more stability in your life than if you don’t follow the rules. Doesn’t matter if you’re a man or a woman.

The rules are the same: You need to have a plan for how you use your money, you need to have a healthy credit identity, you need to have emergency money and some insurance.

I think it’s really important that we come to realize that life is about balance, that it’s not all or nothing. It’s not spending every waking moment thinking about money or spending no time thinking about money.

Managing money isn’t really that hard. It requires some discipline and there is some detail involved, but in reality it doesn’t take that much time and the payback is huge.” –Gail Vaz-Oxlade 

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The Art of Throwing a Pity Party!

Pity Party TimeKeeping it real, today, I’m going to talk about an important (albeit, often misunderstood), aspect of our existence as social beings.

We are all blessed with the gift, freedom and ability to rant, vent, in other words, throw an unapologetic pity party for ourselves!

Exercise your freedom to party….

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#BringBackOurGirls- ‘Little Girl Lost: Zelifat’s Story.’

mother wailing #BringBackOurGirls A Tribute Poem and a Fervent Prayer!

Have you already forgotten me? Am I now a long-buried symbol of your shame?

Will you still continue to fight for me? Am I a helpless pawn in your sick political game?

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