Release the Reins (How Tiffany Aliche Brought Herself and Company Back from Loss)

Episode 7 - Season 5

About the Episode

Luvvie sits down with colleague and dear friend, Tiffany ‘The Budgetnista’ Aliche, as she shares her journey from teacher to becoming a leading figure in financial education. Tiffany discusses how the loss of her husband changed her, personally and professionally, and how 2023 was also her worst year of business. It all forced her to re-evaluate everything in her life, including how she learned to accept help and how she restructured her company post-loss. The conversation highlights her innovative strategies for financial success, the importance of personal boundaries, and the evolution of her leadership style, emphasizing the importance of relinquishing control and trusting her team, vulnerability, transparency, and community impact.

About the Guest

Tiffany "The Budgetnista" Aliche

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Tiffany “The Budgetnista” Aliche is America’s favorite personal financial educator and author of the New York Times Best Seller, Get Good with Money. Through her Live Richer Movement, she’s helped over two million women save, manage, and pay off hundreds of millions of dollars.

A former teacher for ten years with a Master’s degree in Education, Tiffany was instrumental in getting The Budgetnista Law (A1414) passed in January 2019, making financial education mandatory for middle school students in New Jersey.

The Budgetnista is an NAACP nominee and the first Black woman to grace the cover of Money Magazine (solo). She’s also the cohost of Webby Award winning podcast, Brown Ambition, and has been featured on Good Morning America, the TODAY show, PBS, TIME, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Reuters, ESSENCE Magazine, FORBES, Fox Business, MSNBC, CNN.

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