Smart Money Mamas Show

How to Build a Passion Business That Works with Your Life with Jennifer Allen

July 2, 2020

#046: In today’s episode, I’m talking with Jennifer Allen, founder of Just Elope, a company that specializes in unique, intimate, and creative pop-up weddings and elopements. Jennifer has been building her passion business since 2017 while working full-time, along with being a Certified Women’s Empowerment and Marriage Coach. She is an inspiration for all women who want a healthy, happy marriage and the opportunity to pursue their passions—without having to choose one over the other. Jennifer shares how she and her husband approach money, how they’re financially preparing for her to take Just Elope full-time, and how she makes time for her marriage and motherhood while working her 9 to 5 and running a business. 

(07:17) Why a creative pop-up wedding and/or elopement is a great option for couples  

(09:26) Other businesses Jennifer started and why she’s so drawn to the flexibility and freedom of entrepreneurship  

(16:29) How she and her husband have handled conversations about money from the start of their marriage to present  

(29:06) What Jennifer does, specifically, as a women’s empowerment and marriage coach and how she checks in with her clients to ensure they’re feeling connected  

(37:46) Jennifer’s advice for moms who are wanting to build a business that fits their lifestyle and won't intervene with family time  

(45:55) Chelsea’s Top Takeaways  

Looking for more information, mama? Visit the show notes at  https://www.smartmoneymamas.com/jennifer 

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