I had the honor of speaking to a wonderful group of recent women college graduates about personal finance at the I Am My Sister Mentoring even hosted by Guesthia
“Dynamic Black Girl” Jacques. The goal of the event was to provide a space where experienced professionals can share tips, mentor … Read More
As a new college graduate, you enter a new life stage, where you are transitioning from school life to work life. You’ve worked hard and excelled in college and now you need to know how to handle your money. If your college experience has been similar to mines, you probably … Read More
If you live in the Eastern Caribbean you are familiar with the recent roll out of a $25 XCD (~$9 USD) fee for savings account at Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Branches. Well, Caribbean people were having none of it and there was a wave of protests and a rush … Read More
Sometimes I really have to wonder if the Caribbean can’t do any better. And, in this case, can Caribbean Banks do better?
I came across a back and forth conversation on Facebook about the implementation of a ~$9 US fee to savings accounts at the Royal Bank of Canada – … Read More
It’s sad to say, but my experience with my Caribbean student loan left a lot to be desired. From the time I took out my student loan, communication with my Caribbean lender was difficult. While attending school in Miami, Florida I had to send snail mail requests for disbursements, and … Read More