COACHING

Military, Veterans & Family

I have seen it all too often, an 18-year-old graduates high school and goes into the military with no knowledge or experience managing the money, they are about to receive. Then service members are discharged, they go through a transition center, where it is information by firehose, and then they enter the very foreign to them, civilian world.

 

 

Now those who have sacrificed and given so much to their country are left with no identity and no longer know who they are without the military. Their structure is gone, and they are left lost, frustrated and confused. This then leads to increase in divorce, the severe veteran homeless percentage, underemployment, mental illness and more.

 

 

I want to change that by making it my mission to use what I learned as a former military wife, with experience I gained by helping other veterans, and my passion to pursue a career that saves those who defend our freedom. As part of our support for this community we offer a minimum of 10% off all services and packages.

Financial Coaching

 

Courses

Our courses are offered fully virtual in a self-paced learning environment. They are led by our Ramsey Solutions Master Financial Coach and are an affordable way to start getting control of your money. These make great gifts to friends and family who are experiencing struggles with money, or are just entering the adult world. Some of our courses are:

Budgeting 101:

  • Learn how to budget effectively

  • Develop SMART financial goals

  • Stop living paycheck to paycheck

  • Give yourself a raise!

Includes 5 Modules:

  • Module 1: Foundations

    • Setting SMART financial goals​

  • Module 2: Budgeting Basics

    • Value of budgeting​

    • What a budget is and isn't

    • What you need to get started

  • Module 3: Budgeting for Beginners

    • Budgeting tools

    • Cutting expenses & allocating funds

  • *BONUS Module 4: Budget Like a Pro

    • What makes a budgeting pro​

    • How you can be a budgeting pro

Price: $99 (message us for the coupon code to get 10% off)

Group Coaching

Our 6-month military & veteran group coaching begins in January and July every year with a maximum group of 10 individuals and/or couples. Registration opens for only three weeks, so be sure to register for this high demand program before slots fill!

 

Every participant in our group coaching will get:

  • An hour long monthly group coaching session with our Ramsey Solutions Master Financial Coach

  • Access to a private military & veteran only Facebook group for accountability, support, resources and more!

  • Access to our general financial coaching Facebook group

  • An hour long monthly Q&A with our Ramsey Financial Coach

  • Budgeting 101 course

  • Monthly industry speakers for all-around financial wellness. These individuals are focused on serving military members and their families

We will cover topics such as:

  • Budgeting with a fixed income

  • How to navigate emergency funds and debt

  • What does proper insurance look like? And is USAA the better option

  • Estate planning as a service member

  • Military retirement explained, and how to take advantage for your future

  • Buying a home with VA loans and military/veteran home buying resources

 

Our military & veteran group coaching is a great way to kickstart your path to financial freedom. You will be surrounded by a supportive community of other military service members with topics and resources that apply only to those who currently or have served in our armed forces.

Contact us for special military pricing!

One-on-One Coaching

Our 6-month one-on-one coaching is completely customized to you and your needs. We start by determining your financial goals, and then creating a plan to achieve them.   

 

Our one-on-one clients will get:

  • 7-hour long private coaching sessions with our Ramsey Solutions Master Financial Coach

  • Full access to Ramsey Financial Coach during business hours to answer financial questions as they arise

  • Personal accountability and support partner for six months

  • Access to a private military & veteran Facebook group for accountability, support, resources and more!

  • Access to our general financial coaching Facebook group

  • Every Dollar budgeting tool and videos to supplement private coaching

  • Budgeting 101 course

  • Access to industry speakers that specialize in working with the military community for all-around financial wellness!

 

Customized one-on-one coaching is a great option if you are sick and tired of your finances being the way they are, have tried and failed too many times to count, and are ready for a change. If you know that you need a customized to you plan and accountability to keep you on track, then this is the best option for you to reach financial freedom!

 

Contact us for special military pricing!

Career Coaching

 

Career stress can take its toll on both your relationships and your health. With over 12% of veterans and 25% of military spouses being unemployed, not to mention that veterans are over 37% more likely to be underemployed compared to the general population. And over 55% of vets who transition want to do something completely different, but don't have a clear path of what that is.

 

In order to change these statistics we need to start with truly knowing who you are and what you bring to the table without knowing what fulfills you, or what you are passionate about or enjoy, how will you know what the best career field is? Because of that, our career coaching packages are completely customized to you and your needs and can include coaching in the following areas:

 

  • Career exploration to help you find a career you love and have a passion for

  • Career mapping/planning to get you to the career of your dreams

  • Finding your strengths and how to best utilize them in the workplace and in life

  • Overcoming weaknesses and increasing self-awareness

  • Working with colleagues, supervisors and customers/clients who are different than you

  • Interviewing effectively in a new career

  • How to utilize your natural talents and abilities in work and in life

Contact us for special military pricing!

Your Outcome:

After working with us, our clients walk away with:

  • An increase of self-awareness

  • A solid understanding of your strengths and weaknesses and how to maximize yourself in the civilian job market

  • Use of their natural talents and abilities in a professional and personal environment

  • Confidence in their post military career path choice 

  • A clear plan to get to their dream career so they have a direction and purpose

  • An increase in confidence in multiple facets of their life

  • Healthier relationships with their peers, colleagues and family

Testimonials

Ryan S.

United States Navy

Over the past 6 months, I completed some extraordinary goals and I owe it all to the person I chose as my backbone, Traci. She established my budget, kept me inline, and reminded me of my victories along the way. Due to an unfortunate divorce last year, I decided it was time I changed my family tree. As a newly minted single parent, I had my work cut out for me. I knew I couldn’t do it alone or I would have already done it. Since working with her, I cut back on my expenses by 4500 dollars/month, gained financial peace, and found a career that fulfills me for who I am. No longer am I a slave to a job I hate or do I worry how I’m going to make ends meet.

 

I feel like I can finally breathe. There is no better feeling than true financial peace. Remember though, a financial coach can only guide you in the right direction. It’s on you to take the advice you’re given. I went from living on 6500/month to 2000. This included moving, selling my 50,000-dollar Jeep, and humbling myself enough to drive a thousand dollar civic. It wasn’t easy, but by the end of 2021, I WILL be debt free!! I would do it 100 more times. All things are possible if you stay dedicated to your goals and have the will-power to stick it out. Don’t be a slave to debtors.

Nick M.

United States Marine

I was 5 years out of the Marines with some college under my belt and a job that allowed me to support and provide for my family. However, I was not satisfied. I had gotten to where I am at
with very little help and no plan in place coming out of the Marines. When I found Traci, I didn't
know where to begin, I knew that I needed a plan, a goal, a sense of direction for me and my
family.

 

Traci has been tremendous. I felt that she could relate to me through her faith and her
experience with the military. With her guidance I now have real life goals that I am proactively
pursuing and a sense of direction in which to lead my family. My only regret is that I hadn't found
Traci Sooner!

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Suite 301

Pickerington, OH 43147

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