Manisha Thakor

Manisha Thakor

Manisha Thakor, MBA, CFA, CFB, is the Director of Wealth Strategies for Women at Buckingham & The BAM Alliance.

Manisha and her colleagues provide both evidence-based wealth advisory services for high-net-worth households and core asset management solutions for women and families nationwide with $80,000 or more in investible assets. 

An ardent financial literacy advocate for women, Manisha is the co-author of two critically acclaimed personal finance books, On My Own Two Feet: A Modern Girl's Guide to Personal Finance and Get Financially Naked: How to Talk Money with Your Honey. 

Thakor's work has been featured in a wide range of national publications, including the Wall Street Journal, the Boston Globe, the Chicago Tribune, Women's Day, Essence, Glamour, and Real Simple. Her national television appearances on the subject of women and financial independence include The Today Show, The Rachel Ray Show, CNN’s Your Bottom Line, and PBS’s Nightly Business Report. Her personal website it


What People are Saying About Manisha Thakor

“Manisha is that precious rarity in any field—an expert who can explain things in a way that makes sense to the rest of us. Her contributions to my nationally syndicated radio program offer insight and advice with a welcome gentle tone in an economic world gone crazy.”
—Susan Barnett, producer/host of 51% 



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