Welcome to 5 for 5, where we spotlight 5 women in 5 minutes or less.
It’s no secret that Black women are not paid fairly. On average, Black women are paid 37% less than white men and 20% less than white women for doing the same work, according to LeanIn.org. But despite the stats, Black women *can* build wealth. Ahead are five financial educators who are advocating for change, empowering women to take control of their finances, and pushing these stats in the right direction.
Dasha Kennedy, a.k.a. @thebrokeblackgirl, doesn’t hold back when it comes to sharing tips for assessing personal debt, reaching a big financial goal, and implementing a financial wellness self-care routine.