Financial Bootcamp Recap

Kofi Gyebi Founder 400LB Elephant Twitter Instagram Envelope In May The Emerging 100 of Atlanta hosted their quarterly Financial Fitness Bootcamp to talk about pertinent money topics; financial education or…

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7 Tips on Navigating Unemployment Due to COVID

Kofi Gyebi Founder 400LB Elephant Twitter Instagram Envelope Unemployment brings an array of emotions for those who have been there and for those who are currently in that space. Let's…

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Three Simple Ways to Save Money In The Current Economy

Kofi Gyebi Founder 400LB Elephant Twitter Instagram Envelope As many Americans face uncertainty with job security or for those who are currently employed here are some tips to save you…

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Lost Your Job During Coronavirus

Kofi GyebiFounder, 400LB ElephantTwitterInstagramEnvelope In 2013 I lost my job and a week later I lost my adoptive mother after a strong battle with cancer. In my adult years I…

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Tools & Resources for People Experiencing Financial Hardship Due to COVID19

Experiencing financial hardship due to COVID19? Here are some resources to help you.

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What You Need to Know About Your Coronovirus Stimulus Check (CARES Act).

Kofi Gyebi Founder, 400LB Elephant Americans can expect relief via The Cares Act. It helps individuals, small businesses, and corporations to name a few beneficiaries. The coronavirus checks as it…

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Apps That Can Help You with Your Budget

Kofi Gyebi Founder 400LBElephant Maybe you're finally giving in to budgeting and you're not sure where or how to start budgeting. I’m a huge Mint fan. I have to admit…

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Managing Money in a Financial Crisis COVID 19

Kofi Gyebi Founder, 400LB Elephant First off, we're going to get through this.  Secure your Emergency Fund. An Emergency Fund is three to four months your salary. The idea is…

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Coronavirus Aids Student Loan Borrowers

Kofi Gyebi Founder, 400LB Elephant The NBA has been canceled, schools are shutting down, daycares are letting out, but we're not canceling student loans. On Friday the President announced a…

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The Latest Thing Millennials Have Killed: Federal Reserve Rates!

Kofi Gyebi Founder, 400LB Elephant A New York Times reporter wrote an article titled "How Millennials Could Make the Fed's Job Harder". It was a passive aggressive attempt to discourage the FIRE (Financial Independence…

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Four Mistakes I Made Paying Off Over $30K of Debt

Kofi Gyebi Founder, 400LB Elephant A few mistakes I made when paying off debt My first and biggest mistake was being unclear about my financial standing - that was not…

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“Your Money or Your Life”-Three Questions before You make you next purchase

Kofi Gyebi Founder, 400LB Elephant I started reading Your Money or Your Life by Vicki Robin at the tail end of 2019.It’s a personal finance classic, and I now understand…

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