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Investing with Ramona Persaud


Oct 2021 | clock 16 min | Download transcript (PDF)

Out of your comfort zone

When was the last time you tried something really new—something that maybe even felt a little scary and intimidating? If you stuck with it and pulled it off, did you end up feeling like a total rock star?

If the idea of getting started with investing seems daunting, that's exactly the kind of mind frame you want to channel, according our podcast guest, Ramona Persaud. And she should know: She's built a career on calculated risk-taking, and today manages portfolios of US and global stocks for Fidelity.



of the time, the S&P 500 has finished a calendar year with a positive return (historically since 1980).


Source: “Market Volatility is Normal: Staying the Course is Critical,” Fidelity Investments.

Our Podcast Host: Jamila Souffrant

Jamila Souffrant is an award-winning podcaster, blogger, and money educator. She is the founder of the "Journey to Launch" platform and hosts a podcast of the same name, where she shares her journey to reach financial freedom while helping others do the same. Along with being a passionate financial educator, Jamila is a mom of 3 and a first-generation immigrant to the US.

Host Jamila Souffrant

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