Your Questions Answered: Pursuing a Career in Financial Planning as a Person of Color

Your Questions Answered: Pursuing a Career in Financial Planning as a Person of Color

As the host of 2050 TrailBlazers and the founder of YGC Planning, I receive a lot of emails, DMs, and in-person requests for coaching and mentorship. I’ve noticed that over the years I receive a lot of similar questions. That’s where the inspiration for this mailbag-style episode came from!

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Being a Champion of Money & Culture as a South American Immigrant

Catalina Franco-Cicero is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, and has found that education and sports have given her a voice as a woman of color. She’s fascinated by helping her clients as a financial advisor, because she knows that there’s a knowledge gap, and the confidence gap, in minority groups when it comes to their money. Her work has focused on bringing positive change to underserved populations, and to spread financial knowledge in a fiduciary capacity.

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Money in the Asian American Culture

This episode is a must-listen for anyone who is interested in Asian American culture, and how money plays into their cultural background. Phuong Luong does a fantastic job of offering both her personal experiences, getting vulnerable in her conversation, and providing well-researched information about the Asian American culture as a whole.

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Understanding the Intersection of Money & Culture

In this episode, Saundra Davis is going to help us understand how to get to the need under the need - because it’s never just about the money. Working with clients on their personal finances can be challenging, and it will be even more challenging if we don’t look to approach our diverse client base with curiosity, openness, and the ultimate goal of helping them find their best financial life.

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