Do you think that investing as a single mom is impossible?
Do you think that you don’t have the right knowledge or enough income to get started?
In today’s podcast, Aja McClahanan of Principles of Increase joins the Phenomenal Moms Podcast to talk about how to get started with investing.
In this podcast episode we will cover:
  • What are things that people need to know and be comfortable with before they start investing
  • How can someone know if they are ready to invest
  • Do people need a lot of money to get started
  • What things you can do right now to start investing (even if you don’t know what you are doing or may be afraid to start)
  • And much more


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Additional Resources:

Ellevest – a DIY online investing service created for women investors to help to close the gender investment gap.  Ellevest helps you identify your goals, and then creates a personalized investment plan to show you how investing can help you reach them. Set up takes less than 10 minutes! Click HERE to get started so you can move towards achieving your financial goals.

For further reading, check out the post: How Single Moms Can Grow Their Money Through Investing

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About Aja

Aja McClanahan How To Start DIY Investing As A Single Mom FNPhenomenalAja McClanahan is personal finance and entrepreneurship writer. She is an Economics major with a personal story of getting out of over $120,000 in debt which has been featured in Yahoo Finance!, Market Watch, NerdWallet, Kiplinger’s and other web outlets.

She started her blogging platform, Principles of Increase, as a way to teach others how to get out of debt, increase their income and build wealth. Her writing has been featured in other publications like Go Banking Rates, Magnify Money, Inc. and more. She lives on the South Side of Chicago with her husband and two daughters.

Links to Ebook:
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Meet Your Host

Aisha Taylor of FNPhenomenalAisha Taylor is a single mom of twins, personal financial coach, work from home entrepreneur, and #1 Amazon Best Selling Author of the book “5+5 FNPhenomenal Ways to Save $100 This Week Without Killing Your Lifestyle.” Aisha has been featured in ESSENCE, Jet Magazine, and Black Enterprise. She is also the Founder of FNPhenomenal (Frugal –n- Phenomenal), a movement designed to help single moms create a vision for their lives, craft a financial strategy to support that vision, and show them that phenomenal living is possible. It’s time for you to be Financially Phenomenal!

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This Podcast Episode Explores How Single Moms Can Start Investing Without A Lot Of Money. Aja McClahanan of Principles of Increase joins Aisha Taylor to talk about how to get started with DIY investing.

Disclosure: I’m excited to be working with Ellevest to start this conversation about women and money. I may receive compensation if you become an Ellevest client.