AJ Wolbrum was always the poor little rich girl growing up in Manhattan. In this episode, she shares the missteps and triumphs in her money journey. AJ traveled the world but couldn’t hide from her debts. Now, as a Financial Freedom Coach and the founder of Beyond The Green Coaching. AJ uses a unique method of personal development and strategic financial planning to help clients understand their finances and change their relationship with money.
It’s amazing what $5 can turn into! $5 per day earning 10% annual interest equals $1,885 after 1 year. $11,616 after 5 years. $30,727 after 10 years. $339,073 after 30 years. $948,611 after 40 years! Compound interest is amazing and this book is filled with tons of great advice for twenty somethings to achieve financial independence. We recommend this book to anyone who wants to see how small changes can make big impacts to your finances.
The “thirty-is-the-new-twenty” and “YOLO” culture tells us the twenty something years don’t matter. Some say they are a second adolescence. Others call them an emerging adulthood. Dr. Meg Jay, a clinical psychologist, argues that twenty somethings have been caught in a swirl of hype and misinformation. The data shows that our twenties are actually the most defining decade of adulthood – professionally and personally.