Creating Gender Equality in Personal Finance

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.

This week, we will be talking about creating gender equality in personal finance.

Topic: Creating Gender Equality in Personal Finance

When: Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 3 p.m. ET.

Where: Twitter chatroom or join the live hashtag discussion.

The panel will include 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.); Sandy Smith: Award winner, speaker, educator and founder of YesIAmCheap and Elevate Money; Jannese Torres-Rodriguez: Wealth Coach, Monetization Strategist, Side Hustle Guru and Founder of the Yo Quiero Dinero Podcast; Danielle YB Vason: Founder and Writer,; Jordanne Wells: Founder of; Erin Wood: CFP®, CRPC®. Senior Vice President, Financial Planning & Advanced Solutions at Carson Group; Beverly HarzogCredit Card Expert and Consumer Finance Analyst for U.S. News; Rod Griffin: Senior Director, Consumer Education and Advocacy, Experian; Christina Roman: Consumer Education and Advocacy Manager at Experian.

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Questions We’ll Discuss:

  1. What financial hurdles do women often have to overcome?
  2. How do gender roles perceived as “traditional” affect the ability for women to achieve financial independence?
  3. How can women ensure they have an equal role managing finances in a relationship?
  4. What changes need to take place in the workplace to allow women to have successful careers and work/life balance?
  5. How can women advocate for needed changes in the workplace?
  6. How do women ensure they are paid what they’re worth?
  7. How can women who don’t have traditional careers achieve financial security?
  8. How can women ensure that their retirement savings will not be affected by their roles as caregivers?
  9. Why is it important for women to make investing a financial priority?
  10. What changes need to take place to create more financial equality for women in the future?

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