Kumiko Love is a single mom who empowers women everywhere to regain control of their financial lives. An Accredited Financial Counselor with over nine years of experience in the finance industry, she founded The Budget Mom, a community of millions of women on a path to financial fulfillment. She's also the creator of the wildly popular Live Rich Planner and Budget by Paycheck workbook. Love has been featured on Good Morning America, the Today show, CNN, CBS, ABC and in USA Today, US News, World Report, Huffington Post, Money Magazine, Parents Magazine, the Washington Post, and Real Simple. She lives in Spokane Valley, Washington.
"The Budget Mom is a fantastic resource for anyone looking to
improve their relationship with money. Miko gives you the tools to
actually change how you manage and understand your finances, and
her work is consistently inspiring and motivating to follow. I'm a
--Chelsea Fagan, cofounder of The Financial Diet
"It's no surprise that millions of people flock to Kumiko Love for her financial advice. She's able to do the impossible: teach others about money in a non-judgemental, down-to-earth way while also making concepts like budgeting and debt-repayment exciting and fun. And Kumiko's new book My Money My Way will leave you feeling even more prepared to transform your financial life. I know what book just garnered a top spot on my book recommendations list!
--Jessica Moorhouse, speaker, money expert, and host of More Money Podcast
"No shame. No condescension. Just real, practical money talk from a woman who lives it. Kumiko reminds us that our money struggles and mistakes are not a reflection of who we are or what we can achieve. And her tools and strategies offer an easy-to-follow framework for using money to build a lifestyle you love."
--Stefanie O'Connell Rodriguez, personal finance expert and host of Money Confidential
"My Money My Way is what every busy woman needs to move beyond shame, reconnect with their values, and transform their relationship with money forever. If you are struggling to achieve balance and peace in your financial life, read this book."--Tiffany Aliche, New York Times bestselling author of Get Good With Money
"If you're ready to break free from a dysfunctional relationship with money and build wealth from a place of strength, Kumiko's book is a must-read." --Marie Forleo, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Everything is Figureoutable
"It's so wonderful to see more voices join the movement that money shouldn't be rigid or restrictive. Kumiko Love and her money management style will help you feel seen and capable instead of shamed and distressed- no matter the money mistakes in your past." --Erin Lowry, author of the Broke Millennial series