About Shay Port
Shay Port is a Financial Coach, Counselor and Educator. After receiving her C.P.A., Shay worked as a corporate accountant in Los Angeles for over 10 years. After seeing so many of those around her struggling with their personal finances, Shay began to envision a life dedicated to assisting all those who were seeking relief. In 2010, Financial Wellness with Shay Port was born.
Over the previous 3 and a half years, Shay has coached hundreds of participants as the Financial Coach at Joblinks, one of the three Financial Opportunity Centers in Pittsburgh. Shay also led the financial wellness portion of the Pittsburgh chapter of Platform to Employment, a nationally recognized employment reintegration program.
Shay has recently become a certified Financial Counselor/Coach trainer through the Cities for Financial Empowerment, and has written several different “train the trainer” seminars, offering them nationwide to community service providers wishing to improve their own financial management skills in order to better help those they serve.
Shay is also an experienced tax preparer, and specializes in tax preparation for artists, musicians and other freelancers. As a special bonus, Shay offers one hour of free financial coaching for all new tax clients.
It is Shay’s belief that in order to permanently change your financial habits, you must first transform your entire relationship to money. To that end, Shay has developed exercises and activities to address your specific issues and to help you address those issues to ensure your success.
Like everyone, Shay has experienced financial challenges over the course of her life. But with dedication to achieving her goals and an unwavering commitment to changing her financial habits, Shay has gone from living paycheck to paycheck to living a life of security and abundance. You can too and Shay can’t wait to help you get started!