Like the latest “it” bag, Buffie Purselle makes personal finance and tax compliance fashionable. A powerhouse tax and personal finance professional for over eighteen years, Buffie demystifies the daunting world of taxes and personal finance with skilled, practical, and sassy guidance. Buffie recently made her cable television debut on the “The Partner” on CNBC. She was chosen out of 20,000 applicants to be part of the top ten in the nation to compete to be serial entrepreneur and star of CNBC’s “The Profit” host, Marcus Lemonis’ business partner. Buffie finished the competition as part of the Top Four.
Buffie is a serial entrepreneur and is the Founder and Managing Member of Buffie the Tax Heiress, a chain of tax and accounting practices with multiple locations in the state of Georgia; The Creative Artist Group, a business management and concierge service for busy film and tv creatives; and Crawl Before You Ball, a personal and business financial management company. Buffie is also the author of Crawl Before You Ball, a personal finance self help book to help individuals break the cycle of poverty of living from direct deposit to payday loan to direct deposit. Buffie is also a highly sought after tax and personal finance expert seen weekly on local Atlanta and national media outlets. She joins forces each tax season with WSB Channel 2 and HLN Consumer Advisor Clark Howard to help taxpayers with end of tax season tips and advice.
Buffie’s philanthropic endeavors include an Advisory Board Member position with the GreenHouse Foundation. The GreenHouse Foundation was founded by Entertainer CeeLo Green and his sister Shedonna Alexander to educate, inspire and influence school-aged children in disadvantaged areas to become responsible stewards of their environment, communities and future. Buffie is an Image Consultant and Career Development Coach for Dress For Success Atlanta. She also volunteers at The Shrine Night Shelter where she and her husband spend the night and serve dinner and breakfast to homeless men. Buffie is also a volunteer for the Partnership Against Domestic Violence.
Buffie is happily married to Dr. David Purselle. They have one canine child named Louie and one feline child named Leo.