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Episode 57. What You Need To Know Before Investing In Real Estate | Ogechi Igbokwe of One Savvy Dollar


Episode 57 is all about What You Need To Know Before Investing In Real Estate, with Ogechi Igbokwe from @OneSavvyDollar on Instagram!

Episode 57. What You Need To Know Before Investing In Real Estate | Ogechi Igbokwe of One Savvy Dollar

Ogechi Igbokwe is a financial educator, real estate investor, and founder of OneSavvyDollar. After purchasing her first property at 21 and paying off her $26,000 student loan debt in 2017, she created OneSavvyDollar for one purpose: To inspire and empower millennials (young adults) into saving more, paying off debt, and building wealth so they can live their best lives.

Her personal finance tips and money story has been featured on Credit Karma, BravoTV Blog, GoBanking Rates, Discover, The Street, Journey to Launch, Nerd Wallet and many more.

Episode 57 Highlights:

  • The anxiety of feeling like we need to do SOMETHING (Ogechi felt this at 21 and bought a house!)
  • Different strategies for finding an investment property
  • Her secret to finding her first home (this one will surprise you…)
  • Knowing your real estate investment strategy before starting
  • The importance of mentorship in this investment journey

Last week, Cinneah from Flynanced® spoke truth when she said that many people lack vision when it comes to goal-setting. On this week’s episode, Ogechi reiterates this point. She bought her first home at the age of 21. The only way she was able to do this was by envisioning it and taking the necessary steps to get there.

Ideate your ideal life. Now, what’s going to get you there? Need more inspiration? At Yo Quiero Dinero, we’ve curated a collection of bad-ass individuals making dinero moves. Check out any of our episodes to hear stories ranging from debt payoff journeys to how to build a business.

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