Steven M. Hughes is a Financial Therapist who blends financial psychology and behavioral finance, proven wealth strategies, and Reiki energy healing to help people build healthy relationships with their money. He goes beyond financial literacy basics to help people address the root causes of their money problems, offering simple frameworks that lead to a healthy financial mindset and lasting change. Steven also facilitates Financial Wellness programs and leads talks for companies like Google and ABC to help their audiences reduce financial stress and achieve greater clarity and confidence around their money. As Founder and Executive Director of the non-profit Know Money®, Steven also works with college campuses across the country to teach Black college students how to avoid common money missteps while on campus and create a legacy of financial wellness.
Steven earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Clemson University. He has completed a Behavioral Finance certificate from Duke University and is currently enrolled in Creighton University’s financial psychology and behavioral finance program. Steven is also a Reiki Master Teacher and member of the Financial Therapy Association.