Marisa Thompson started Flexibooks Business Services after feeling “stagnant and unfulfilled” in her corporate work.
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Paula Sweis is the founder of SILVERWEISS International, a strategic advisory firm.
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Alix Lebec is the founder of Lebec Consulting, a firm working to change the tides of inequality through impact investing.
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It turns out that Jennifer Fitzgerald of Policygenius is a fan of American history.
This Founder Didn’t Let Rejection or Sexism Stop Her From Building a $130 Million Insurance Startup
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.
This Fintech Entrepreneur Is Banking on Disaster. Literally.
The looming spectre of a student debt crisis gets Kelly Peeler out of bed every morning. It also inspired her company.
Manyara Chigunduru: A Women-Owned Accounting Firm in Zimbabwe
“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.”
McKenzie Slaughter: Female-Focused Financial Advising
“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.”
Joy Godfrey: Cashing In On a Budding Market
“I decided that I had all that I needed to offer services in different areas of financial services.”
Inna Rosputnia: Investing & Wealth Management
“We want to make investing easy and easy to understand for ordinary people and to empower and engage women in investing and trading.”
Rashmi Melgiri: Digital Help for Small Businesses Insurance
“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.”
Katherine Krantz: Financial Coaching for Women
“It’s important to know what you need, what you’re entitled to, and to fight for that to ensure your financial security.”
Bernidene Thieroff: Helping Clients Gain Control of Their Finances
“Through CS Debt Counselling we are making a difference in people’s everyday lives, we are helping them gain control over their finances.”
Neha Aggarwal: Fair Peer-to-Peer Lending for Average Indians
“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.”
Chella Diaz of MoneyIQ901: Helping Women Take Control of their Finances
“It is about helping others who want and need the help. It is about having compassion for others and their journey.”