UM Tina Chen
Welcome to FU Money! Today’s episode features an interview with Tina Chen - she champions women’s business issues and helps them gain financial freedom! She’s an author, coach, entrepreneur and all around
Biography of zeroes - No inheritance, no blue blood last name, the wrong gender, the wrong ethnicity, the wrong personality (introvert), the wrong age (20’s). While she didn’t have privilege growing up, she recognizes that many people have a worst upbringing than she had. There was no business DNA in her. The only people that had wealth were women who married money.
She got a small taste of freedom when she took a day off before a long weekend. She caught a glimpse of it when she got her hair done, and did all of her errands in the middle of the day on that Friday. She realized that is was so much nicer to have schedule freedom, so she went back to work the next Monday and quit her job.
She only had about $3000 in savings and had a $6000 tax refund coming