With Black Families making 10 times less than White Families, and women missing out on receiving equitable pay, Shehara has an enormous passion to close the wealth gap for women and people of color.
In 2016 (still relevant – much hasn’t changed), the average White Family net worth was $171,000, whereas for a Black family, the net worth was $17, 150. Source
Due to the wage gap and other factors, the average woman misses out on $406,760 over a 40-year career span.
*Latina women career losses mount to $1,135,440.
*Black Women career losses are $946,120 .
Shehara earnestly enjoys speaking to audiences about personal finances and helping them craft their amazing personalized financial success story. Shehara has a vested interest and purpose to obliterating the above disheartening statistics.
In the past, Shehara has spoken to Employee Resource Groups, College Students as an adjunct professor, Women’s Organizations and Membership Organizations. Additionally, Shehara has provided contractual financial consulting wellness and education to corporations and their employees.
Shehara’s audiences have ranged from students in elementary school to middle school, and from high school to college. She provides workshops for professional women and men, and seniors from different backgrounds.
Shehara’s speaking style is easy to grasp. She motivates and moves participants to take action in creating a better financial future changing the narrative of their past relationship with money.
A few topics discussed, but not limited to:
- Cash flow management strategies,
- Investment management,
- Investing Strategies,
- Life insurance,
- Goal Setting,
- Wealth Building, and