Hi! I'm Maria

Money Coach, Investment Advisor, Author and Founder of Millennial Money Queens. 

I'm Here To Help You Master Money

It's our time to create financial freedom.

From overcoming debt, to making more money, investing, growing your wealth and starting your dream business, I'm here to show you how.

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I believe you are destined to be wealthy, here's what I propose

Stop wasting your time and life on the rat race. You are meant for so much more. It starts with taking control of your time and money.

Finally learn how to master money for free. Yes, really, almost all of my material is available at no cost.

I am always learning and teaching new money tools and secrets.

Live the life you want to live, not what you've settled for and what was chosen for you. Ready to design and experience your dream life?

It's your time to shine

Aren't you tired of working so hard and still worrying about money?

Sometimes it feels like no matter how hard we try, we just get can't ahead. Between student debt or credit card bills, underpaying jobs and complicated financial everything, it's no wonder we hit snooze on our money. 

I get it, I was there too. 

Millennial women everywhere seem to be overwhelmed when it comes to money. So overwhelmed we give away all our power and postpone building wealth. I'm here to give you your power back.

You see, it's not just about numbers, it's about YOU! What kind of lifestyle do you want to live? What goals do you have for yourself? Mastering money is essential and it's not as complicated as you may think!

Here's A Bit About Me So You Understand How I Can Help You Change Your Life

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When I was a kid

I lived in sunny Brazil. I come from a family of soccer players, my dad played pro in multiple leagues and my grandfather is in a museum... No joke!

 

How stereotypical, yet I can’t kick a soccer ball for my life :) 

 

But in those days, sports didn’t pay, so both my dad and grandfather gave up on their talent and dreams and went to work in finance, from CFO to a commodities broker. That choice gave us a really good and rich life. 

 

But my dad worked a lot, I didn’t get to spend much time with him. He worked so hard, he got really sick and nearly went blind from stress. This happened while we were on vacation. 

 

In what felt like the blink of an eye, our perfect-looking life came crashing down. We sold all our belongings and moved to beautifully frigid Canada. 

 

It felt like we had gone broke overnight. My parents struggled for a long time, from riches to rags. 

 

All I wanted was my old life back, to go back to Brazil, but we could never afford it. When I asked when things would go back to normal, the answer I always got was "when money comes..." 

Entering the Finance world

I studied psychology in college. I was amazed at how the mind works and how powerful human beings are! I had big dreams for projects in consciousness research and in animal therapy. Then I was told I could never get the funding for my work. 

I also got into student debt for that degree. I had been working since I was 13 years old, I quickly got tired of it and of being told I couldn't afford the things I wanted. 

 

Right as the 2008 financial crisis erupted, I had reached my limit with money being a showstopper in my life. Deep in debt and with no financial education whatsoever, I embarked on a journey to master money.

So I decided to change career paths and join the finance game. I had to understand how money works so that lack would never call the shots in my life again. I started by studying economics in university. I spent the last 10 years building a career in banking and wealth management and becoming a chartered investment manager.

I thought I was set for life. I had all the academic knowledge needed to win, I had the perfect job in a great company. Yet, I was miserable, my debt actually continued to grow and I had no purpose. 

Then I began looking at money from a psychology and finance perspective combined. That's when everything changed!

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As empowering as all the financial information I learned was, it did not account for one important thing. Traditional finance is based on the notion that human beings behave rationally when it comes to money. While that is true, it is not the full picture. It doesn't take into account our money blueprint, our inherited beliefs, our presuppositions about money and our emotions. 

We all know we are supposed to save and invest, right? Why do some of us decide instead to spend money on eating out, shopping, travel and beauty treatments? Is that rational? Advisors might wag their finger at these money habits. Don't mind them, I get it. Why are we ladies uncomfortable asking for raises when we deserve them?

Millennial Money Queens is a holistic approach to personal finance. It encompasses both the rational and the emotional sides of money, finance and psychology! It is designed specifically for millennial ladies, for our needs and our wants. 

According to multiple studies namely by Visa, the Royal Bank of Canada and the US Bank, millennial women are stressed out about money! Yes, even those ladies who are making big bucks. Financial education is the key to empowering us, I got you covered with that. 

It's time to make the most of our money, to lead the most wonderful lives that we can, with peace of mind. Let's make stress, worry and anxiety about money and turn our finances into a source of joy, excitement and empowerment!

I'm here to help you through this major shift in your life. Sis, it's time to get savvy and confident about money. 

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Here's Why this works

As empowering as all the financial information I learned was, it did not account for one important thing. Traditional finance is based on the notion that human beings behave rationally when it comes to money. While that is true, it is not the full picture. It doesn't take into account our mindset, our money blueprint, our inherited beliefs, our presuppositions, our societal norms and our emotions. 

Millennial women are the most educated group in history. Yet, we tend to feel very uncomfortable about money. If it were only rational, why would we feel anxiety and stress when we have more power and money than ever in human history? Why do we have more debt?  

Millennial Money Queens is a holistic approach to personal finance.

It encompasses both the rational and the emotional sides of money, finance

and psychology! It is designed specifically for millennial ladies, for our needs

and our wants. 

According to multiple studies namely by Visa, the Royal Bank of Canada and the US Bank, millennial women are stressed out about money! Yes, even those ladies who are making big bucks. It seems we are very uncomfortable with money because we don't understand it. Financial education is the key to empowering us, I got you covered with that. 

It's time to make the most of our money, to lead the most wonderful lives that we can, with peace of mind. Let's make stress, worry and anxiety about money a thing of the past and turn our finances into a source of joy, excitement and empowerment!

I'm here to help you through this major shift in your life. Sis, it's time to get savvy and confident about money. 

Whether you want to ditch debt forever, stop living paycheque to paycheque and working just to pay your bills, and instead have security, comfort, do what you want when you want, make more money, buy your dream home or reach any other goals that requires money, I can help.

 

I'm on a mission to make millennial women the wealthiest group ever and turn us all into powerful money queens. Are you ready to join the movement?

Let's build your wealth and make history together!

XOXO

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