Black History Month: Building Wealth and Financial Health in 2022 

Our weekly #CreditChat started in 2012 to help our community learn about credit and important personal finance topics (e.g. saving money, paying down debt, improving credit scores). Each chat is hosted by @Experian on Twitter and all are welcome to participate. DM us any questions.

In celebration of Black History Month, this week’s chat is going to focus on building wealth and health in 2022.

Topic: Black History Month: Building Wealth and Financial Health in 2022 

When: Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at 3 p.m. ET.

Where: Join the live hashtag discussion.

The panel will include Michelle Jackson: Digital Content Creator and founder of the Michelle is Money Hungry Podcast and website; Marcus Garrett: Author of Debt Free or Die Trying: How I Buried Myself in Over $30,000 in Debt and Dug My Way Out, speaker and entrepreneur; Shehara L. Wooten: CFP®, Financial Life-Planner Strategist at Your Story Financial and author; Jackie Cummings Koski, CEPF®:Certified Educator in Personal Finance and author of the award-winning book, Money Letters 2 my Daughter; Patrina Dixon: Personal Finance Expert and Author, It’$ My Money; Kembala Evans: Personal Finance Expert, speaker and author; Leslie H. Tayne, Esq: Founder and Managing Director of Tayne Law Group, P.C. (f/k/a The Law Offices of Leslie H. Tayne, P.C.); Beverly HarzogCredit Card Expert and Consumer Finance Analyst for U.S. News; Jorrell Bland: Client Services Manager, Mitlin Financial; Rod Griffin: Senior Director, Consumer Education and Advocacy, Experian and Christina Roman: Consumer Education and Advocacy Manager at Experian.

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  1. What does it mean to be financially healthy?
  2. What are keys to building wealth for yourself?
  3. Why is credit an important part of being financially healthy?
  4. What money moves have you made to help you achieve financial success?
  5. What tools and resources are available to help achieve financial health?
  6. What financial moves should someone experiencing financial difficulties make to build wealth?
  7. How do you build generational wealth?
  8. What financial tips are crucial for Black entrepreneurs and small business owners?
  9. What money mindsets need to be developed in 2022, as you work on your financial health and building wealth?
  10. What final tips do you have for building wealth and health in 2022?

Check out our complete list of upcoming personal finance Twitter chats here.