Charisse Conanan Johnson, CFA

About Charisse Conanan Johnson, CFA

Charisse Conanan Johnson, CFA, is a T.V. personality, financial wellness expert, entrepreneur, writer, and speaker. Charisse is the creator of the Charisse Says Show. You can follower her @CharisseSays.
Financial Swagger
  • Financial Swagger

Financial Swagger

By |March 11th, 2016|

Do you have financial swagger? In the past nine episodes of the Charisse Says series on Modest Money you have become the CEO of your money, learned how the stock market works and why company earning matter when you are investing, received all of the tools to research and pick a financial advisor, been […]

Ready. Set. Refi.
  • Ready. Set. Refi.

Ready. Set. Refi.

By |March 3rd, 2016|

Got student loan debt from undergrad, graduate school, or both? If your answer is yes, then the next video in the Charisse Says series on Modest Money, “Ready. Set. Refi.”, is for you. It is nearly impossible to do all of the investing we have discussed in earlier blogs and episodes if you are […]

Computer Lovin'
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Computer Lovin’

By |February 26th, 2016|

After following the Charisse Says series on Modest Money, you are now equipped with the tools you need to start investing. But what if you don’t want to pay the high fees of a financial advisor or broker that typically come with investing?  In that case you should be using automated investing or “Robo […]

Jump On It: Mutual Funds and Exchange Traded Funds
  • Jump On It: Mutual Funds and Exchange Traded Funds

Jump On It: Mutual Funds and Exchange Traded Funds

By |February 24th, 2016|

Do you know the difference between mutual funds and Exchange Traded Funds (or ETFs)? If not, this next video in the Charisse Says series on Modest Money is for you. In the video, “Jump On It: Mutual Funds and ETFs”, I explain the basics of mutual funds and ETFs and why they are an […]

Trading Secrets Revealed
  • Trading Secrets Revealed

Trading Secrets Revealed

By |February 12th, 2016|

In the last video in the Charisse Says series via Modest Money, “Why Company Earnings Matter”, I discussed why you should pay attention to company earnings when you are investing money and what this information tells you about the company’s stock value. Now that you have got that down, I want to talk about […]

Why Company Earnings Matter
  • Why Company Earnings Matter

Why Company Earnings Matter

By |February 8th, 2016|

If you have been following the Charisse Says series via Modest Money, you have learned how to take over a position of power over your money, why you need a financial advisor to grow your wealth, how to find the right one for you, and how the stock market works. In the next video […]

Why You Should Date Your Financial Advisor
  • Why You Should Date Your Financial Advisor

Why You Should Date Your Financial Advisor

By |January 30th, 2016|

In my last post, “Demystifying Financial Advisors”, I talked about why it is a good idea to get a financial advisor, what types of advisors are available to you, and how much they cost. In the next video in the series, I discuss how you can find the right financial advisor for you and […]

Demystifying Financial Advisors
  • Demystifying Financial Advisors

Demystifying Financial Advisors

By |January 22nd, 2016|

When I was working at JPMorgan Asset Management several years ago, I once ran into LL Cool J in the elevator. He was at the bank because he was one of our clients. Running into a celebrity at my job had me on cloud 9 for about a month (and what female wouldn’t be […]

Taking It to the Next Level
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  • Taking It to the Next Level

Taking It to the Next Level

By |January 13th, 2016|

I have named 2016 as the Year of ACTION! In order to do the things and be the person you want, you must ACT. And, when it comes to having the life you want, having the monetary resources to execute is key. I want you to imagine what you want for yourself at the […]