107: How Fo Alexander Paid Off $78,000 of Debt!
Fo Alexander is a Millennial personal finance expert whose story of paying off nearly $47K in debt in less than 6 months took the Internet by storm. She is the editor and chief of the GirlTalkwithFo blog - a personal finance platform created to teach women how to dump debt, build bank, and create the life they want. Fo is also the former Miss Black South Carolina 2013, using her platform to promote financial literacy in underserved communities. She is a wife, author, entrepreneur, and host of her newly launched podcast, The GirlTalkwithFo Show. Her mission is to use her life's experiences to help others avoid their own financial pitfalls. On this episode today she shares her amazing story of shifting her money mindset, getting out of debt, and, now, building wealth! Since she took the internet by storm with her $47,000 debt payoff, she’s now paid off over $78,000 of debt - before she turned 30 and while planning her wedding - and on this episode, she shares exactly how she did it. We discussed: - What her financial situation looked like and the catalyst that promoted the change. - The specific things she did pay off her debt. - How she stayed motivated and the specific mindset shifts she had to make. You can keep up with Fo on social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) at the handle @girltalkwithfo and via her website at GirlTalkwithFo.com Do you follow Clever Girl Finance on Instagram yet? You should! https://www.instagram.com/clevergirlfinance Order the Clever Girl Finance book: https://www.clevergirlfinance.com/book Join the Clever Girl Finance community: https://www.clevergirlfinance.com