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I’m Claire, a Certified Financial Coach, qualified ILM Coach & Mentor and the Founder of Mint Coaching.
I work with female entrepreneurs and professionals to help you gain control of your personal finances, so that you can manage your money and achieve financial security.

Through Mint Coaching I can help you conquer money-related challenges, transform your financial knowledge, boost productivity and find peace of mind as you say goodbye to overwhelm and anxiety over your money management.

I have over 20 years of experience in the business world, working with and learning from brilliant people and companies, enabling me to gain a huge variety of practical, financial tools and a depth of understanding.  I have journeyed through live event management, credit control, business development and project management, building financial knowledge in all areas before finding my niche and happily settling into personal financial management.  Over the years I have built informative relationships with IFAs and managed many aspects of family wealth including retirement planning, investing, debt, consolidating, loans, property, self managed investment platforms and even Crypto.
So why did I choose to study and qualify as a Financial Coach?  I dearly wished to marry my love of working with people, real people, with my knowledge of personal finance. I had the privilege of being trained by Simonne Gnessen from Wise Monkey, who introduced financial coaching to the UK, and I have since worked with many inspiring clients.  Seeing the people I work with benefit from our time together, and hearing about the changes they implement and the positive effects they have, both inspires and humbles me.  
I am calm, patient and non-judgemental, logical and resourceful.  And my significant experience in personal financial management enables me to simplify the technical financial jargon that can be so overwhelming.  I have a deep and long term understanding of personal finance, not to mention experience in the many challenges that life throws at us.
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I truly love helping people feel empowered and confident so that they can grab the reins and choose how they want their money to work for them.  

Once you gain clarity over your finances, you have the confidence to be intentional with your decision making and live the life you choose. That’s a real freedom, and it feels great.
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  • I think being kind and trying your best are key to a happy life.
  • I love butterflies.
  • I am very patient unless you walk too slowly, chew too loudly, or litter.
  • Winnie The Pooh is my hero.
  • I have scuba dived in over 50 sites around the world. 
  • I am a proud musicals nerd.
  • My weekly Ocado order brings me great joy.
  • I have a slight addiction to excel spreadsheets.
  • I am very honest and don’t bullshit.  I also swear a bit.
  • I like to streamline.  Being over-complicated is exhausting.​
  • I make the best jacket potatoes.
  • My meditation is tidying up, it calms me down and clears my mind.
  • Sometimes I giggle so much that I can't breathe.
  • Time freedom, and to live life on our own terms, is our family goal.

Claire can simplify even the most complicated of scenarios.  With her support and insight, she has helped me create useful habits meaning I am now productive and efficient in my business.  Every time I have a coaching session with Claire I feel more centred and focussed.

KATE, 48

There is nothing in the world so irresistibly contagious as laughter and good humour.

Charles Dickens

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