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The Thought Card is an affordable-travel and personal finance podcast empowering financially travelers with the tools and resources to travel the world, earn more money, pay off debt, and build wealth. Join Danielle Desir every other week as she explores creative ways to live life on your terms and obtain financial freedom. Also, hear inspiring stories from other financially savvy travelers traveling the world and crushing their financial goals. Starting November 2020 on The Thought Card, you can also tune in to 'Millennial Wealth Builders,' a 3x grant-funded 12-part audio docuseries highlighting the stories of women of color building wealth. New episodes air on the first of the month. To find out more, visit www.podcast.thoughtcard.com.

The Thought Card is an affordable-travel and personal finance podcast empowering financially travelers with the tools and resources to travel the world, earn more money, pay off debt, and build wealth. Join Danielle Desir every other week as she explores creative ways to live life on your terms and obtain financial freedom. Also, hear inspiring stories from other financially savvy travelers traveling the world and crushing their financial goals. Starting November 2020 on The Thought Card, you can also tune in to 'Millennial Wealth Builders,' a 3x grant-funded 12-part audio docuseries highlighting the stories of women of color building wealth. New episodes air on the first of the month. To find out more, visit www.podcast.thoughtcard.com.

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United States

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The Thought Card is an affordable-travel and personal finance podcast empowering financially travelers with the tools and resources to travel the world, earn more money, pay off debt, and build wealth. Join Danielle Desir every other week as she explores creative ways to live life on your terms and obtain financial freedom. Also, hear inspiring stories from other financially savvy travelers traveling the world and crushing their financial goals. Starting November 2020 on The Thought Card, you can also tune in to 'Millennial Wealth Builders,' a 3x grant-funded 12-part audio docuseries highlighting the stories of women of color building wealth. New episodes air on the first of the month. To find out more, visit www.podcast.thoughtcard.com.

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English

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Episodes

How To Find Cheap Flights With Thrifty Traveler Premium

4/8/2021
Finding cheap flights is one way to travel more for less (and it’s a personal favorite). So how do I find the best airfare deals around? Introducing Thrifty Traveler Premium a flight deal notification service. Today I’m thrilled that Jared Kamrowski, the founder, and CEO of Thrifty Traveler has joined me to share how to find the best flight deals and why it is worth the annual subscription. He also shares how the pandemic continues to impact the airline and credit card industry as well as...

Duration:00:25:47

[MWB Series] Surviving a Coup and Improving Your Finances With Sophal Pettit

4/1/2021
Sophal Pettit was a young child when the Pol Pot Revolution happened in Cambodia. Sophal and her family are survivors of a time called The Killing Fields of Cambodia. They came to the United States with nothing but their lives. In this episode of Millennial Wealth Builders, Sophal Pettit shares her story of surviving a coup and how she improved her finances throughout her life. She also shares the benefits of hiring a financial coach and how she co-founded a financial services business with...

Duration:00:41:39

How I Became A Financially Savvy Traveler

3/25/2021
Welcome back financially savvy travelers! It feels good to be back with new episodes every other Thursday for Season 6 of The Thought Card Podcast. This episode is pretty special because I realized that although I've been podcasting for almost three years now, I haven't shared my story. How did I become a financially savvy traveler? Good question. In this episode, I share how I became who I am and where I see myself moving forward. Did you know that you can now support the show by buying...

Duration:00:31:57

Author Series Day 7 Finale: Benefits of Hiring an Editor

3/4/2021
This is the final episode of the author series - thank you for tuning in and I encourage you to go back and listen to previous episodes. As promised, I'll be back with new episodes of The Thought Card Podcast starting April 4th. In this episode, I share how my editor has helped me grow as an author and why indie authors should consider hiring editors. Want to write a non-fiction book this year? Join my 6-week Writing Intensive Program which starts April 4th, 2021. Enroll by Friday, March...

Duration:00:10:25

Author Series Day 6: Dealing With Rejection and How To Bounce Back

3/3/2021
Rejection comes in so many shapes and sizes for indie authors — maybe you get a bad review, your book sales are low or you are not feeling confident about your work. In this episode, I share ways I've gotten rejected and how I pushed past those difficult moments. Want to write a non-fiction book this year? Join my 6-week Writing Intensive Program which starts April 4th, 2021. Enroll by Friday, March 5th before doors close. Reserve your spot here: https://danielledesir.com/intensive Hey,...

Duration:00:15:19

Author Series Day 5: Ideas For Promoting Your Book

3/3/2021
On Day 5 of the Author Series, I share some of my favorite ideas for promoting books. Want to be a guest on more podcasts? Check out my masterclass, Nail Your Podcast Guest Pitch Email. Want to write your non-fiction book this year? Join my 6-week Writing Intensive Program which starts April 4th, 2021. Enroll by Friday, March 5th before doors close. This cohort is limited to 12 writers -- reserve your spot here: https://danielledesir.com/intensive Follow Danielle Desir on Instagram:...

Duration:00:12:36

Author Series Day 4: How To Find Beta Readers For Non-Fiction Books

3/1/2021
On Day 4 of the Author Series, I detail why you should recruit beta readers and how to find potential readers who would be willing to offer feedback and promote your book. Want to write your non-fiction book this year? Join my 6-week Writing Intensive Program which starts April 4th, 2021. This cohort is limited to 12 writers -- reserve your spot here: https://danielledesir.com/intensive Follow Danielle Desir on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Read my books: Affording TravelTraveling With A...

Duration:00:12:29

[MWB Series] How Women of Color Advance In the Workplace with Minda Harts

3/1/2021
Minda Harts is the award-winning and best-selling author of The Memo: What Women of Color Need To Know To Secure A Seat, a career development book for women of color in the workplace. She is also the CEO of The Memo LLC, a career development platform for women of color, and an Assistant Professor at NYU Wagner. In this episode of Millennial Wealth Builders, Minda Harts shares the challenges women of color face in the workplace, how to take control of our careers, and the impact publishing...

Duration:00:11:09

Author Series Day 3: How To Outline Non-Fiction Books

2/28/2021
On Day 3 of the Author Series, I detail how to outline your book and why it's so important. Here's a quick tip, use your outline as a guide but also transform it into your table of contents! Want to write your non-fiction book this year? Join my 6-week Writing Intensive Program which starts April 4th, 2021 -- reserve your spot here: https://danielledesir.com/intensive Follow Danielle Desir on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Day 1 of Author Series on Instagram - Getting Started As A...

Duration:00:10:33

Author Series Day 2: How To Set Writing Expectations and Goals

2/27/2021
Before you start writing your next book, set writing expectations that will help you cross the finish line. On Day 2 of the Author Series, I detail how to find the right time to write and how to identify your metrics of success. Join my 6-Week Writing Intensive Program which starts April 4th, 2021: https://danielledesir.com/intensive Follow Danielle Desir on Instagram: @thedanielledesir Day 1 of Author Series on Instagram - Getting Started As A Self-Published Author Day 2 of Author...

Duration:00:17:29

[MWB Series] Investing In Hotels Collectively with Epiq Collective

2/1/2021
Less than 2% of hotel owners are People of Color and even fewer are women. Davonne Reaves and Jessica Myers are the youngest Black women to own a hotel property under a major chain. As the founders of Epiq Collective, they are on a mission to teach people how to become hotel owners. Epiq Collective helps investors collectively invest in commercial real estate opportunities. In this episode, discover four ways to invest in hotels and why it's important to build several streams of...

Duration:00:21:15

[MWB Series] How To Negotiate A Raise and Latina Equal Pay With Athena Valentine Lent

1/25/2021
Athena Valentine Lent is fighting the good fight to bring financial education to people who look like her. Her family didn’t know much about money, budgeting, or bank accounts. Then when Athena was a freshman in high school, her mother passed away. Immediately, she became a homeless teen on a rocky path. Fortunately, her uncle inspired her to go to college, get an education, and turn her life around. Today, Athena’s work as a program manager for a nonprofit allows her to promote the...

Duration:00:27:00

2020 Year End Review + New Episodes April 1st

1/12/2021
As we wrap up 2020 and start a new year, I wanted to share some of my favorite highlights including getting married, writing new books, starting new income streams, and more. I will be back with new episodes starting Thursday, April 1st. Thanks for listening! In the meanwhile listen to past episodes of the podcast - we have over 75 episodes including Millennial Wealth Builders, the 12-part audio docuseries highlighting women of color building wealth. Also, don't forget to leave me a rating...

Duration:00:22:57

How Black Travel Alliance Supports Black Travel Content Creators

12/27/2020
Although Black travelers spend over $109 Billion on travel annually, we are grossly underrepresented in travel marketing. Black travel content creators are passed up for media and employment opportunities as well as paid campaigns. We are not paid equitably, and many travel brands neglect to market directly to us. Black Travel Alliance is changing that. Support the show by donating today. Click here to donate. Black Travel Alliance (BTA) is a group of Black travel content creators...

Duration:00:20:27

Writing and Marketing Books During the Pandemic With Michelle Jackson and Gertrude Nonterah

12/3/2020
How has the pandemic affected self-published authors? In this episode, we chat with Michelle Jackson and Gertrude Nonterah about the challenges they have face writing books during the pandemic. They candidly share how they have pivoted their focus and what motivates them to continue writing despite the obstacles. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/danielledesir) Michelle Jackson is a blogger, freelance writer, host of Michelle is Money Hungry podcast, and the author of...

Duration:00:44:59

[MWB Series] How To Invest In Real Estate With No Money Down With Sadhana Sabharwal

12/1/2020
Did you know that investing in real estate can create a new source of income for you and your family? But what if you have no money, can you still get started with real estate? In this episode, Sadhana Sabharwal shares how she successfully put her boys through medical and business school by investing in real estate with no money down. Get access to the free No Money Down Investing Training. In this 2-hour training session, Sadhana Sabharwal covers her top 3 secrets to investing in real...

Duration:00:17:01

Saving $110,000 In Travel Costs With Points and Miles with Lisette Austin

11/19/2020
Lisette Austin a.k.a. Jet Set Lisette is an award-winning travel expert who has saved over $110,000 in travel costs. She's the host of The Globetrotter Lounge, a travel podcast that highlights creative ways women travel more. When she is not traveling the world with her family, you can find her teaching others how to earn and maximize travel rewards. Support the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/danielledesir) In this episode, Lisette shares how you can obtain financial freedom through...

Duration:00:30:37

Excerpts From My New Book Traveling With A Full-Time Job

11/5/2020
With the release of every new book, I share an excerpt on the podcast. In this episode, I read excerpts from Chapter 2 and Chapter 3 of Traveling With A Full-Time Job. Support the show: (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/danielledesir) In Chapter 2, we address the elephant in the room. We discuss the challenges many face trying to find the time to travel with traditional nine-to-five jobs. In Chapter 3, I encourage readers to address any limiting beliefs they may have so we can come up with...

Duration:00:13:03

[MWB Series] Our Wealth Building Stories

11/1/2020
Co-hosted by Danielle Desir and Acquania Escarne, Millennial Wealth Builders (MWB) is a 12-part audio docuseries sharing how Women of Color are moving past obstacles and building real wealth in the 21st century. In this episode, Danielle Desir and Acquania Escarne share what sparked their interest in building wealth and their accomplishments to date. Now you can show your support for the podcast by buying me a coffee! Our mission is to empower, educate, and entertain millennial Women of...

Duration:00:22:30

Introducing Millennial Wealth Builders Series: A 12-Part Audio Docuseries

10/30/2020
I'm excited to introduce a brand new series on The Thought Card Podcast! Millennial Wealth Builders (MWB) Series by Danielle Desir and Acquania Escarne (the host of The Purpose of Money Podcast) is a 12-part audio docuseries highlighting practical strategies millennial women of color are using to build wealth. Our mission is to spark dialogues that will normalize wealth-building conversations amongst women of color. ⁣ This production is made possible by the Plutus Foundation Fall 2020...

Duration:00:00:47