Interested in starting your own entrepreneurial journey in finance and investment but unsure what to expect? Then read up on our interview with Gabriella Sheffield, owner of Radial Wealth, located in Huntington Beach, CA.

What's your business, and who are your customers?

I provide financial advice, ranging from portfolio management to retirement planning. I support high net worth individuals as well as high income earners plan for their future with investment advice and a financial plan.

Tell us about yourself

I started in the business straight out of college and went independent in 2016. I always had a love for numbers and thought that I could make a positive change in the world by being someone people could trust with their money.

What's your biggest accomplishment as a business owner?

My biggest accomplishment would be the relationships I have created along the way. My clients have become my friends and my friends have become my clients. I am surrounded by wonderful people who continue to refer me more wonderful people.

What's one of the hardest things that come with being a business owner?

Turning off your phone or not checking your email on nights and weekends has been a struggle of mine. When you are the one running the show, it's hard not to be overly responsive.

What are the top tips you'd give to anyone looking to start, run and grow a business today?

Start in an industry that you are passionate about and get your foot in the door. Learn from the best people, surround yourself with them and in time their good business habits will becomes yours.

Where can people find you and your business?

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