Financial Matter$

About the Program

Financial Matter$ links a woman business owner with an accountant and a financial expert for a six-month period (July-December). Working from an established curriculum, the mentor teams meet for two hours each month. Mentors teach the participant how to use financial and accounting information to improve management and business decisions. Participants attend three workshops during the six-month program.

The Financial Matter$ program is suited to any business from emerging through

Requirements to apply

  • The business woman must own at least 50% of the company, and actively manage it
  • Have been in business for a minimum of six months
  • Have minimum annual revenues of $25,000
  • Utilize an accounting system capable of producing financial statements such as a cash
  • flow, income statement and balance sheet


The six-month program fee is $375 (a discount is applied for active Chamber members). The fee is tax-deductible and an investment in your future. A deposit of $100 must accompany the application, with the balance due at Orientation. Partial scholarships and payment plans available.

What Participants are Saying

“This program reshaped my company in every aspect of how we do business. It personally
gave me the understanding and knowledge necessary to track my revenue, my expenses, and my percentages for advertising, purchases, and profits. It has empowered me to make better decisions, especially now when facing so many new challenges during this economic roller coaster. The program was priceless! I would recommend it to anyone who meets the
qualifications.” Saundra Jones, owner, Alpine Air and a Financial Matter$ graduate.

Download the application.

Applications are accepted in April.

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