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Short Bio –

Odetta King  also known as the Swap Queen & Coin Strategist prides herself in having absolutely ZERO debt and  is dedicated to teaching, coaching, consulting and helping her clients understand how to maximize their income,  monetize their skills and become financially independent. She is a Professor, Speaker, Entrepreneur, Licensed Life Insurance Professional & Personal Financial Literacy Educator who is also very passionate on preserving our green environment through her swap life movement by educating and empowering others of the benefits of swapping fashion while staying true to her brand of stacking coins which has helped her stacked $30k in just one year by swapping and NOT shopping.  She shares her collection of financial strategies and tactics to help you stack more coins, create a solid financial foundation for yourself and your family as well as swap fashion. The goal is to save more, earn more, spend smarter,  have zero debt, invest, retire rich and create generational wealth.



Long Bio – 

Odetta King  a speaker, entrepreneur, licensed life insurance broker, personal finance literacy educator who prides herself in having absolutely ZERO debt and is highly driven to help 9-5ers, achieve the same, save more money, reduce spending, optimize expenses, strategize opportunities for you to create additional revenue streams, become financially independent while preserving our green environment through her “Swap Life movement”


Odetta King also known as the Swap Queen, currently residing in New York is an avid life long learner, New York University alumna, a former Corporate Hotel Executive for major international multi billion dollar hotel chains. She has over 18 years experience in the hospitality industry and has worked for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Hilton Hotels, Wyndham Hotels, Intercontinental Hotels, Best Western Hotels and several other independent Lifestyle Boutique Hotels. 


Odetta is also an Adjunct Professor for more than 6 years. She is a big advocate of the academic world and is very passionate about teaching several business and personal finance  courses to College and University students.  As a 2009 alumna from New York University who graduated with ZERO student loans she brings her expertise in Personal Finance, Sales & Marketing, Management of Tourism, Hospitality, Hotel & Resort, Business & Career Development. She has helped many of her students secure better paying jobs, further their education, move up their respective career ladder as well as spearheaded several internship programs throughout NYC all while empowering others to invest in themselves.


Because of her passion for teaching, drive for helping 9-5ers stack more coins coupled with her energetic and positive disposition, she facilitates and conducts several financial literacy workshops / seminars, speaking engagement and has been known for “making saving sexy”. To see past client testimonies, click here


Odetta will help you maximize your income, become financially independent and monetize your skills. As in her exact words, “Stack Your Coins”.  She loves educating others how to create a rich sustainable life in personal finance, self development while preserving our wonderful green environment by swapping and NOT shopping.  She herself has stacked over $30k in just one year by swapping and NOT shopping. She has hosted several clothing swap events. Hence her slogan “Swap & Stack“! To view pix of passed events, click and here


Odetta highlights why she encourages people to follow one of her concept to save money – “By taking advantage of, members can post their gently used pre-loved or brand new clothing, shoes, accessories for men, women, kids and or even household products, get worldwide exposure, and find similar members to swap their items with. One can get a semi-used Gucci bag for the cost of shipping!”


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