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Why i'm Breaking Up With FNPhenomenal

Why I’m Breaking Up With FNPhenomenal and Where to Find Me

In Faith, Phenomenal

When I started FNPhenomenal, it was the end of 2012. I had lost myself in trying to keep up with the Joneses. I was anchoring my self-worth in the things that I could do and buy. I was deep in debt and I knew that in order to transform my spending I needed to work on me and do some things differently.  However, at that time, I still wanted an active social life, that Sex and the City lifestyle, but I wanted it for less, a little more authentically, and on a budget. I wanted to be able to go…

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The government shutdown lasted 35 days. The pain of the furloughed workers was real. In this post, I’m going to share 6 money management lessons we can learn from the government shutdown that will help you to make adjustments now to better protect your financial security going forward.

6 Money Management Lessons From The Government Shutdown

In Finance

The government shutdown lasted 35 days.  The pain of the furloughed workers was real.  I heard stories about people who were unable to go to work because they couldn’t afford childcare.  However, there were stories of beauty within the midst of that storm as everyday Americans and businesses stepped up to help their fellow citizens weather the storm through food drives, free meals, and other assistance.  I was even encouraged to see banks stepping up to provide relief for customers who were impacted by the shutdown. That type of concern for others was encouraging. As I thought about the impact…

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[Live Workshop] Get Your Personal Finances Right: The Financial Steps You Need to Know Before Starting Your Business

In Entrepreneurship, Frugal, Phenomenal

Ever wonder what steps that you need to take to prepare yourself for entrepreneurship? Did you know that your ability to manage your personal finances properly impacts your ability to sustain or grow your business? Wish you knew the steps that you needed to take to become a better steward of your money so you can be positioned to have more? If you are an early or aspiring entrepreneur, and are located in the Detroit area, then this workshop is workshop is for you. [more…] During this interactive workshop we will be discussing: How to develop your vision and goals…

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