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Alexa Von Tobel

American,  Businesswoman
Total Quotes : 55
Wife Learned Founder

As a wife, daughter, friend, and the founder and CEO of LearnVest, my schedule is anything but simple. But I learned early on how meticulously manage my time.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Advice Financial Figure

A financial plan is a way to take all of the money advice you come across and figure out how it applies to your specific financial situation.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Accessible Affordable

At LearnVest, we're working to make financial planning both accessible and affordable so that everyone has the opportunity to get on track financially.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Graduation Student Breaks

For many, graduation marks the end of formal student life - the end of long spring breaks and of thinking that a 10 A.M. class is far too early.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Financial Will Affect

A good financial plan is a road map that shows us exactly how the choices we make today will affect our future.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Best Next Bring

Bring your kids along next time you go to the grocery store and ask them to help find the price per unit for the general grocery items. By comparing brands and looking for the best prices, kids will get in the habit of looking for deals and understand the value of the dollar.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Happy Flowers Me

Flowers make me irrationally happy.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Year Through Increased

By teaching twenty-something year olds responsible debt management practices, we can help them create a balanced lifestyle and find peace of mind through increased financial awareness, smart saving and long-term investing.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Direct Establishing Part

I always encourage people to pay themselves first, so I really advocate setting up direct deposit for your paycheck and establishing an automatic transfer so that part of each paycheck goes straight into your savings account.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Run Pick Workouts

I do my workouts in the morning, and often I'll take someone from my team. The person I'm meeting with can pick the class, whether it's a spin or barre class, or going for a power walk. It's hard to run and talk - I haven't mastered that yet.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Go Bed Been

I go to bed at 2 A.M. and get up at 7 A.M. - I've never been a sleeper. But I definitely get sick every month-and-a-half.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Stress Proud Possible

I'm proud that LearnVest is creating content that helps expectant moms tackle their finances. As much as possible, we hope to lessen the stress during what is said to be such a life-changing time.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Big I Write Spoke

I always have Moleskine notebooks on my desk. I am a big journaler. Every day I write down where I went, who I spoke to and what it was all about. Richard Branson told me to do that.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Surgeon Excited Which

Growing up in a family of doctors, I wanted to be a brain surgeon for a while. But ultimately, I get most excited about creating things, which is why I decided to become an entrepreneur.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Me Clearly Very

I am so organized that it's dysfunctional. Everything has a place. I am a very visual person, so my environment is important to me. If my environment is messy, I can't think clearly. I don't like clutter. A clean desk is a clean mind for me.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Start Learn Critical

It is critical that kids start to learn the value of money, short-term and long-term saving and budgeting at an early age.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Focus Own How

I started LearnVest with a tiny savings account where I paid designers, technologists, and even bartered... Because I started with paying for things myself with my own savings, it sharpened my focus of how to spend money.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Two Your Save

If you're trying to diet, what do you do? You grab your two friends and say, 'We're going to the gym; let's do this together.' Money shouldn't be any different. If you're trying to make progress, if you're trying to save more, we really need to be able to get support.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Think I Think Waste

I think of all my time as existing in 15-minute blocks. Most people think in terms of 30-minute chunks, but I've found that when I free up more time, I waste it.

- Alexa Von Tobel

Focus Allow About

My ultimate goal is to create operating systems for myself that allow me to think as little as possible about the silly decisions you can make all day long - like what to eat or where we should meet - so I can focus on making real decisions. Because mental energy is a finite quantity.

- Alexa Von Tobel