How to Invest, Why Women Need Financial Wellness, and Managing Money in Relationships with Bola Sokunbi of Clever Girl Finance

Do you include financial well-being in your wellness plan? If not, today’s episode will inspire you to get started.

Financial wellness is critical for women. When we have our own resources and are able to navigate our own finances, we can have healthier families and relationships. Today’s guest, Bola Sokunbi is a certified financial educator and champion of financial wellness for women.

Bola is a finance expert, bestselling author, speaker, and founder of Clever Girl Finance, a financial education platform and community for women empowering them to achieve financial wellness and live life on their own terms.

Listen to this episode for practical tips on improving financial wellness, how to manage finances with your partner, and how to start investing.

We Also Talk About…

  • How Bola saved $100,000 in her early twenties as a single woman.
  • Rewriting your financial story.
  • How to approach money management with your partner.
  • Why financial wellness is critical for women.
  • Initial steps we can take to start investing.
  • What index funds are, and how to invest in them.
  • The power of compound interest, and how compound interest can help build wealth.



  • Open | If you’re looking for a mindful meditation, breath work, and movement app I can’t recommend Open enough. They have a beautifully curated collection of guided meditation, breath work, and movement exercises to support you in your practice. Try Op e n for 30 Days free. Visit
  • Visit and use the code “BALANCED” for 15% off your first order.
  • Going Wild | Add Going Wild with Dr. Rae Wynn-Grant to your podcast lineup. You can listen on Apple Podcasts, NPR One, or your favorite listening app. ◉ IG: @balancedblackgirlpodcast @balancedles

Support this podcast at —

Advertising Inquiries:

Privacy & Opt-Out:

Support this podcast at —

Privacy & Opt-Out:

2356 232