Back to Basics Cohort Series for Los Angeles Women Business Owners

You’re the expert in your small business, but the backend work of running that business can be tedious. Join Small Business Majority, Women's Economic Ventures and FOUND/LA for a new interactive cohort series to put you in charge of your personal finances. We’ll help Los Angeles-based women entrepreneurs get back to the basics of financial wellness, business planning and budgeting. These lessons can help even the most seasoned business owners get out of a financial rut and scale their business. Each webinar will last 90 minutes, including a 30-minute Q&A.

*This event is also open to woman business owners in Ventura County and Santa Barbara County and is available in English and Spanish.

Registration for this series is closed. With questions, please contact Jessica Anguiano at [email protected].

Sessions include:

Back to Basics: Financial mindset and understanding credit​
Date: January 24, 2023
Time: 5:30pm
During this session, we will cover the importance of having a financial mindset and understanding your financial past. Additionally, we’ll explore the basics of credit so you can manage your debt effectively and purposefully.

Back to Basics: Financial habits and mindful budgeting
Date: January 31, 2023
Time: 5:30pm
During this session, we will focus on identifying needs vs. wants and the importance of maintaining a budget. You will also learn about tools that can help you simplify your spending and focus on what you can control. We will also dive deeper into the importance of separating your personal and business finances.

Back to Basics: Financial goals and saving for the future
Date: February 7, 2023
Time: 5:30pm
During this session, you will learn how to establish realistic and specific goals to serve as the basis of your financial strategy and prioritize saving for your future. 

Back to Basics: Access to capital and avoiding predatory lending practices​
Date: March 7, 2023
Time: 5:30pm
During this workshop, we will help you navigate safe financing options, spot predatory lending practices and find free local business assistance.

Back to Basics: Building your financial confidence​
Date: March 14, 2023
Time: 5:30pm
In this workshop, we will highlight the different types of no or low-cost business advisors, attorneys and legal experts, bookkeepers, marketers, and financial advisors who offer their services to small business owners.


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