Our cultural background and childhood typically forms how we browse our lives — including our monetary lives.
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we’d like to shine a spotlight on numerous individual financing specialists from the Latinx neighborhood who are promoting for more inclusivity within the monetary market and are doing their part to raise monetary literacy in their neighborhoods and beyond.
8 Hispanic Personal Finance Influencers to Follow in 2022
From podcasters and blog writers to Certified Financial Planners and Accredited Financial Counselors, the cash experts on this list aid both English and Spanish speakers alike discover to much better their monetary lives.
1. Giovanna “Gigi” Gonzalez of First Gen Mentor
Giovanna “Gigi” Gonzalez, TikTok influencer, monetary teacher, speaker and creator at The First Gen Mentor has actually been leaning into developing content to assist the Latinx neighborhood develop generational wealth.
This individual financing professional has actually been called in the 40 under 40 for HACE (The Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement) and just recently won an inaugural grant for Latinx Creatives.
You can discover Gonzalez speaking passionately about her objective to support the very first generation on social networks and discovering imaginative methods to motivate her TikTok audience to purchase their retirement or conquer charge card financial obligation.
2. Natalie Torres-Haddad of Financially Savvy in 20 Minutes
Natalie Torres-Haddad is the acclaimed individual financing author of Financially Savvy in 20 Minutes and a monetary literacy and psychological health supporter. Her viral Tedx Talks, “The Foreign Language of Financial Literacy” and “The Confidence Gap” share her experience as a first-generation college graduate and influence others on the roadway to monetary self-reliance.
Natalie presently hosts The Financially Savvy in 20 Minutes podcast and you can discover her and other Hispanic monetary influencers sharing insights about overcoming financial trauma and structure generational wealth on Twitter.
3. Luis F. Rosa of On My Way to Wealth
Luis F. Rosa relocated to the United States from the Dominican Republic at age 11. Despite not finding out much about cash in the house, Rosa matured to end up being a Certified Financial Planner and runs the monetary preparation company Build a Better Financial Future.
His podcast, On My Way to Wealth, provides monetary pointers to hectic Gen X-ers — covering subjects like purchasing a house in a hot market and utilizing a health cost savings account. Investopedia called Rosa amongst among the leading monetary consultants of 2022.
4. Luzy King of Viva La Budget & Finance
As a very first generation expert, Certified Financial Planner Luzy King believed the trick to success was simply working harder. Now this individual financing master runs Viva La Budget & Finance to bring monetary education to her neighborhood.
When King isn’t dropping into podcasts or running webinars to share insights on conquering the Latina wage space, she’s on TikTok motivating her fans to state “hola” to wealth.
5. Beatriz Acevedo of SUMA Wealth
Beatriz Acevedo is an Emmy-award winning Latina media maven and business owner. Her platform SUMA Wealth (which can be accessed entirely in Spanish) is a monetary addition business that intends to inform and empower the Latinx neighborhood.
SUMA functions engaging individual financing suggestions and provides a “dinero toolkit” to assist individuals deal with charge card financial obligation, grow their cost savings and think about homeownership.
6. Rita-Soledad Fernández Paulino of Wealth Para Todos
Rita-Soledad Fernández Paulino is a previous mathematics instructor turned individual financing teacher. Her platform, Wealth Para Todos, is committed to teaching those in underserved neighborhoods how to develop wealth.
In addition to sharing monetary suggestions on Instagram, Paulino has a bimonthly newsletter where she goes over cash frame of minds, monetary personal goal setting and budgeting. She and her spouse are on a course to retire prior to 50, and Paulino is studying to end up being a Certified Financial Planner.
7. Jannese Torres-Rodriguez of Yo Quiero Dinero
Jannese Torres-Rodriguez is a Puerto Rican side hustle queen who runs the podcast Yo Quiero Dinero, a 2022 Plutus Award winner. With the success of her food blog site, Delish D’Lites, and other entrepreneurial pursuits, Torres-Rodriguez had the ability to stop her day task in May 2021 at age 36.
On Torres-Rodriguez’s acclaimed podcast, she shares cash stories from other Latinas and individuals of color. She informs and influences others to get control of their monetary lives, develop generational wealth and end up being economically independent.
8. Jen Hemphill of Her Dinero Matters
Hailing from modest starts in Colombia, Jen Hemphill is an Accredited Financial Counselor and author of the book Her Money Matters.
On her podcast, Her Dinero Matters, Hemphill talks with other members of the Latinx neighborhood about numerous individual financing subjects from budgeting and personal goal setting to entrepreneurship and investing. She likewise goes over matters that particularly impact the Hispanic neighborhood, like how to conquer monetary barriers as an immigrant and what Latinos require to understand about retirement.
Kaz Weida is a senior author at The Penny Hoarder. Nicole Dow, a previous senior author at The Penny Hoarder, contributed.