Financial Expert, Motivational Speaker, and Multi-business Entrepreneur, Montique Shelton is an upcoming Author from Buffalo, New York. Equipped with nearly 20 years of finance experience, Montique uses a wealth of knowledge in helping others navigate their way to financial freedom. Utilizing a simple approach to explain the complexity of personal finance, he can help anyone who seeks his service. Regardless of the age or experience level, his easy-to-learn principles set the foundation for financial success.
As a Financial Expert, what makes Montique’s story so unique is that he started his career in finance straight out of high school. Opting not to attend college, but instead gain real-life experience, he gained employment in the banking industry. Starting a 17 year career with HSBC, he first worked in consumer banking roles, earning both Business Management and Consumer Banking certifications from HSBC Bank USA. Following these accomplishments and positions, he then gained the titles of Cluster Branch Manager and Assistant Vice President. He has also grown a multitude of skills in areas such as finances, negotiations, and credit restoration, while holding the positions of Credit Underwriter, Loan Processor, and Sales Manager with Toyota and Hyundai Car Dealerships.
Today, Montique, a devoted husband & father of three, continues to expand his knowledge, and above it all, his ability to help others. In doing so, and alongside serving as a Sales Manager for Hyundai, he is the Owner of a credit repair company, a car buying and negotiating service, and a custom address sign company. In addition, he has acquired over 1 million dollars in residential and commercial real estate investments throughout his career. During this time, he has obtained certifications in Leadership and Auto Finance and Insurance Management, obtained from the Interstate National Dealer Services Corporation, an organization recognized by Forbes as one of the Top 200 Best Small Companies in America. At one point, he also held a New York Real Estate License and certification as a Small Business Specialist from HSBC Bank USA.