The Local Connection

When Should You Talk to a Financial Advisor? | The Local Connection

with The Givlin Gals

Welcome to The Local Connection! In this very first episode, we are thrilled to have Filomena May, a seasoned financial advisor, sharing her insights on when it's the right time to seek financial advice! 

Filomena unfolds her journey, revealing how her initial aspirations led her to the financial advisory world. From overcoming obstacles to celebrating a decade at Raymond James and 21 years in the industry, Filomena's story is one of resilience and success, especially in a male-dominated field.

Thanks for joining us on this special episode of The Local Connection! Remember to implement those marketing gems and watch your business soar!

About our Guest: Filomena May is a a native Calgarian, an award-winning Wealth Advisor, international speaker, entrepreneur, mother and founder of Filo Financial Solutions of Raymond James Ltd. She operates across Canada, helping clients turn investments into successful portfolios.

You can connect with Filomena on LinkedIn at: https://www.linkedin.com/in/filomena-may-9987b724

About The Givlin Gals: Jenn & Victoria Givlin: 

Jenn and Victoria are a multigenerational team, coming from a very entrepreneurial family.  If you ask, they'd describe themselves as storytellers and community builders. With a passion for supporting local, catch Jenn and Victoria solving business growth problems, developing iconic brands and hosting outrageously fun networking events: propelling business success.  

Their goal? To become the best version of themselves, supporting the best communities in the area and building the best businesses.  

Having launched a podcast in 2023, Victoria and Jenn met the YYC Business team, and their relationship went off to a great start. Celebrating local, focusing on innovation and supporting one another, the show "The Local Connection" was born. "The Local Connection" is all about supporting business owners, sharing stories with human interest, the purpose behind their "why", and how to get connected with them.

Tune in today to learn how to grow your passions!

You can connect with Jenn on LinkedIn at: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jenn-givlin-1336851

You can connect with Victoria on LinkedIn at: https://www.linkedin.com/in/victoriagivlin


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The views and opinions expressed in the video are those of the host and guests and do not inherently or expressly reflect the views or position of MegaPixxMedia Ltd and their Affiliates.

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