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About Me.

Theresa Horton - Chief Creative Officer

Theresa is a financial professional, freelance writer, and creative residing in Chicago, IL.  She holds an M.B.A and a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance, concentrating on Investment Management.  She has spent several years working in Financial Services, Hospitality, and Freelance Writing.  She is known for her financial awareness, creative business solutions, writing skills, and thinking outside the box, in hopes of inspiring and empowering others to elevate to the next level.

In addition to the blog, her writing has been featured in the historical Chicago Defender online publication (, Chicago News Weekly (, and the Classy Career Girl ( website for professional women.  She is best known for coverage of small local businesses, inequities within the black community, and nonprofit organizations in the Chicagoland area.

Additionally, Theresa lends her hand to help others find new jobs and secure promotions with her superb resume reconstruction skills.


Classy Career Girl


Theresa Horton, Author At Classy Career Girl

*website for professional women

Chicago Defender


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*Website for the historical and well-known Chicago news publication

Chicago News Weekly

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