Author Interview "Patrina Dixon"
Tell us about yourself and how many books you have written.
My name is Patrina Dixon. I am a mom, wife, and daughter. I live in CT. I am the Owner and CEO of P. Dixon Consulting, Certified Financial Educator and the author of It'$ My Money - a guided journal to help you manage your finances. I facilitate one on one Financial consultations with client, a credit repair agent and have developed It'$ My Money workshops and started a book club.
I have written one book thus far. The name of my book is It'$ My Money - a guided journal to help you manage your finances. It is available on Amazon in English, Spanish and Kindle.
What is the name of your latest book and what inspired it?
It'$ My Money - a guided journal to help you manage your finances. It is available on Amazon in English, Spanish and Kindle.
The inspiration is my passion and desire to share my financial expertise with young people and their families so they can better manage their finances.
Do you have any unusual writing habits?
Not sure if this unusual but I do more writing late at night.
What authors or books have influenced you?
-My friend, my hero by Jeral Hoover
-10k's of personal branding by Kaplan Mobray
What are you working on now?
-Vol 2 of It'$ My Money. This book will go deeper in the topics that were discussed in Vol 1 and will have additional topics.
-a book collaboration
Do you have any advice for new authors?
Get a good editor and have a sound and funded marketing strategy.
What’s next for you as a writer?
- Diligently promoting It'$ My Money - Vol 1
- Working to meet my own deadline to launch Vol 2 of It'$ My Money when school resumes in the Fall.
- Working on a book collaboration.
A Guided Journal to Help You Manage Your Finances is the first in a series of journals dedicated to financial literacy and money management. It’$ My Money is designed to enrich teenagers with simple but smart financial information while providing inspiring quotes and guided questions. Financial scholars will be able to explore topics and increase their application of financial tools through specific action steps. It’$ My Money equips teens with the content and confidence needed to manage their finances!
About the author:
Patrina Dixon, rising author of top-selling financial guided series, “It’$ My Money” ™ has made it her mission to help the youth in her community to be financially literate. As a Certified Financial Education Instructor, Dixon led Hartford’s Financially Fit community event, served as a personal finance volunteer for Junior Achievement, is a Financial Expert for Yellowbrickme and appeared on FOX61 to provide financial tips to children and their families. Patrina Dixon has helped people of all ages shape their spending and saving behaviors – to guide them toward financial wellness. Through her education received at the University of Hartford Barney School of Business, as a proud mom and a life-long financial advisor – she understands and thrives at teaching the importance of financial literacy. Dixon also holds a Financial Management Certificate from Cornell University and uses her company, P. Dixon Consulting to offer money management strategies to people of all ages. She is dedicated to molding the next set of financial leaders. It's My Money™ journal series allows Patrina to educate and enlighten families on their finances.
Connect with the author:
Blog site: www.itsmymoneyjournal.info