It turns out that Jennifer Fitzgerald of Policygenius is a fan of American history.
Stories of women business owners offering financial services like accounting and bookkeeping, wealth and investment management, and retirement planning and financial coaching.
In a conversation at Policygenius’s new office, CEO Jennifer Fitzgerald talks about her entrepreneurial journey — and why she’s built an insurance platform only a millennial could love.
The looming spectre of a student debt crisis gets Kelly Peeler out of bed every morning. It also inspired her company.
“I noted that in our industry almost all accounting firms were owned by men and the drive was always the same: money. I wanted Marianhill CA to be different.”
“Watching many women struggle after the 2008 financial crisis, I felt it was my duty to share this knowledge with other women, help them understand how to invest and be confident enough to talk about it.”
“I decided that I had all that I needed to offer services in different areas of financial services.”
“We want to make investing easy and easy to understand for ordinary people and to empower and engage women in investing and trading.”
“We’re striving to make sure every small business has the option of getting quotes in minutes online, and working with insurers has opened that path.”
“It’s important to know what you need, what you’re entitled to, and to fight for that to ensure your financial security.”
“Through CS Debt Counselling we are making a difference in people’s everyday lives, we are helping them gain control over their finances.”
“Therein, an idea came, extending credit to real people with real needs from retail investors at an interest rate which is fair to both borrowers as well as investors.”
“It is about helping others who want and need the help. It is about having compassion for others and their journey.”
Suzette Dumfries of JP Dumfries Corporation: A For Profit Economic Development Corporation Seeking to Make Change in the Lives of Women
“The future can be better than the present, and you have the power to actualize that.”
Stacy Francis, CEO of Francis Financial, has dedicated her professional life and charitable work to empowering women with financial know-how.
Bonika Wilson of Wilson Capital Management Inc. is dedicated to the growth and success of others.