Women everywhere say the same thing when it comes to investing: They don’t feel confident and they’re afraid of losing money.
Some have had bad experiences with financial advisors and they feel that everyone, from bankers to advisors, seems to have a vested interest in what they recommend.
They don’t know who to trust. So they play it safe, if they invest at all. Or they keep saying that they’ll get to it whenever they figure it out, some day, later.
Well all know that later never comes.
By avoiding investing, unfortunately, women harm their financial future as well as their ability to create good options for themselves. Their retirement is full of question marks, and heaven forbid that an unforeseen trauma should occur.
In the book Shortchanged: Why Women Have Less Wealth and What Can Be Done About It, we learn that on average, women have less than 50% of the wealth that men have. This has an impact on our ability to thrive when faced with adversity – loss of job, health issues, change in marital status, and so on.
One of the biggest obstacles to developing our net worth is the fact that we tend to delegate investing and larger financial decisions to the men in our lives on the mistaken belief that they’ll do a better job. In fact, the data clearly show that when women get down to investing, they do as good a job as men, or better.
The best way to create great options for ourselves is by growing our net worth. One of the ways to do that is to make our money work for us by investing and growing it.
What if you could turn your money into your employee and make it work for you? What if you also learned that it’s not that difficult?
In this live, online course, Doris Belland, host of the Women’s Money Group, financial literacy educator, and investor, tackles the issue of investing for women. She will help you learn the fundamentals of investing and grow your confidence so that you can take charge of your money.
Topics to be covered in this course include:
You will also have access to our closed Facebook group where you can continue to ask questions of our community and share your experiences.
The schedule for the sessions and follow-up webinars is as follows:
The teaching sessions and follow-up webinars will be recorded. If you are unavailable for one of the webinars, or you have to leave before a session ends, you will have access to the recordings for 30 days after the end of the course.
Some of the benefits of participating in the How to Invest Course include:
Women’s Money Group members enjoy a 25% discount. To become a WMG member, click here.
The number of participants is capped at 20 to allow for deeper discussions and attention to individual questions.
Reserve your spot today to avoid disappointment and start securing your future within our community of support!