" Thank you for visiting! Active Budgeter grew out from wanting to experience financial freedom and to empower others to manage their money effectively. Understanding the financial basics, helps to build a strong foundation no matter your background. Money should be an exciting topic and regardless of you being a student, employee or business owner you can create wealth. Being open about personal finance can help to improve the way you spend, manage and see your money." - Abiola, Founder

Currently working at one of the world’s global leading firm with previous experience  at Google and the London Business School. She has worked and studied in Singapore, Malaysia and Shanghai which showcases her global mindset. Graduating from a Business programme (Beijing) in conjunction with LSE and Tsinghua University which is ranked 25 in the world’s top university list, she is on a mission to promote global excellence.

Here are some of the activities Abiola has been involved in:
  • Currently completing CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Investments Foundation Qualification
  • Certified Financial Education Instructor (CFEI) . This international recognised qualification is designed around the Framework for Teaching Personal Finance at a high standard
  • Received award for Best New Money Blog 2017 sponsored by Experian by the UK Money Bloggers Association
  •  Nominated as one of the 50 2019 EMpower Ethnic Minority Future Leaders in the UK, Ireland, Europe, United States and Canada
  • Featured in BBC and the Times and met with Miriam Gonzalez, wife of Nick Clegg
  • Completed a Code First Professional Coding Course and built this site (interesting fact!)
  • Diaspora Changemaker Alumni sponsored by Comic Relief
  • Previous UpRising Board member encouraging young people to develop their professional skill sets
  • Invited to Queen Young Leaders ceremony at the Canadian High Commission and met John Major (former UK Prime Minister ) Gordon Campbell (Canadian High Commissioner) and John Spence CBE (QE II Diamond Jubilee Trust Treasurer)