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The Thought Card is a podcast about travel and money for people who want to spend their hard earned money on the things and experiences they value. Join Danielle Desir every other week as she explores affording travel, building wealth and paying off debt. Hear inspiring stories from financially savvy people from around the world who are traveling the world, crushing their financial goals and living life on their own terms. To find out more visit www.podcast.thoughtcard.com.

The Thought Card is a podcast about travel and money for people who want to spend their hard earned money on the things and experiences they value. Join Danielle Desir every other week as she explores affording travel, building wealth and paying off debt. Hear inspiring stories from financially savvy people from around the world who are traveling the world, crushing their financial goals and living life on their own terms. To find out more visit www.podcast.thoughtcard.com.
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The Thought Card is a podcast about travel and money for people who want to spend their hard earned money on the things and experiences they value. Join Danielle Desir every other week as she explores affording travel, building wealth and paying off debt. Hear inspiring stories from financially savvy people from around the world who are traveling the world, crushing their financial goals and living life on their own terms. To find out more visit www.podcast.thoughtcard.com.

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Episodes

How Much Does it Cost to Start a Podcast?

2/7/2019
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Today I’m joined by Shereen “a.k.a. funnybrowngirl” Kassam. Shereen is an internationally touring stand up comedian, radio personality, actress and the host of Creative Breakthrough a podcast where passion and hustle meet. If you’re thinking about starting a podcast and wondering how much it costs, this episode is for you. My hope is that by pulling back the curtain a bit and sharing how much podcasting costs, you’ll be able to make an informed financial decision about starting a...

Duration:00:19:41

Points and Miles and Diversifying Incomes Streams with Brandon Neth

1/24/2019
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Brandon Neth left the U.S. for the first time in 2008 destined to teach English in Thailand. Him and his wife left with only $3,500 to their name. Twenty-two months later they returned home addicted to travel. During their time abroad, Brandon taught English in China and India and worked in Australia for a year where he made some serious cash. Knowing he wanted to continue his nomadic lifestyle, Brandon tried a little bit of everything. However when he discovered points and miles, it all...

Duration:00:36:37

5 Destinations Where Your US Dollar Goes Further Right Now

1/10/2019
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Did you know that visiting countries with a favorable exchange rate (where the US dollar is strong), is an easy way to stretch your travel budget without really trying? In this episode we cover: Resources Mentioned: To check currency exchange rates use an exchange rate calculator like Oanda Currency Converter. Connect with Me: Podcast Website: https://podcast.thoughtcard.com Facebook: @thethoughtcard Instagram: @thethoughtcard Twitter: @thethoughtcard For all of the...

Duration:00:10:20

2018 Year End Review: What Worked, What Didn't & Lessons Learned

1/10/2019
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Happy New Year! I experienced a lot this year. Many great things happened and I learned a lot of important lessons along the way. Throughout 2018 I was bold. I got a promotion, I started this podcast (with no experience), spoke at a podcasting conference and I even found love. In this episode I share what worked in 2018, what didn't work and the important lessons I learned. I also share my top goals for 2019 and why "committed" is my word for the new year. Resources Mentioned: Back...

Duration:00:21:24

Traveling as a Single Parent with Your Kids with Daniela Gibbs

12/27/2018
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Although traveling the world as a single parent isn’t something that we hear a lot about, there are single parents out there who are opting to move abroad and live nomadic lifestyles with their children. Daniela Gibbs is the perfect example. Daniela Gibbs is a single mom who travels with her son. Together Daniela and her son have embraced the nomadic lifestyle and moved to Thailand. Daniela inspires parents to travel with their children and informs them of the possibilities of achieving...

Duration:00:46:14

Let's Celebrate - My Roommates Moved Out!

12/20/2018
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In today's mini episode I share why I rented out two bedrooms in my house and some of the challenging situations that I had to deal with while living with roommates. What was living with two roommates like? I would be lying if I said that living with roommates was easy but after 13 months of house hacking, I can look back at my experience, appreciate the lessons and move on with my life. Head over to https://podcast.thoughtcard.com/roommates/ for the full show notes. I'd also love to...

Duration:00:10:18

Tuition Reimbursement With Ogechi from One Savvy Dollar

12/13/2018
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Ogechi Igbokwe is a certified financial educator and founder of One Savvy Dollar. One Savvy Dollar is a personal finance website that helps people find companies that offer tuition reimbursements and empowers them to save more, pay down debt, increase their net worth and build wealth. As a money expert, she helps people make money moves today that their future self will thank them for. In this episode, Ogechi shares her debt repayment story and how she’s helping recent grads get a leg up...

Duration:00:20:25

All Things New Orleans with Fender and Maloney from Traveler Broads

12/13/2018
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Fender and Maloney are the dynamic duo that make up Traveler Broads. Together they share domestic and international travel tips and help people find creative ways to interact and support local communities through hyper-local travel. Fender and Maloney are also enthusiastic New Orleans locals who know the French Quarter inside and out. They've come on the show today to share with us their favorite tips to explore NOLA like a local. In this episode we cover: Connect with Traveler...

Duration:00:29:20

Do You Check Your Paychecks? 5 Things I Learned From Not Checking Mines

12/6/2018
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In today's mini episode, we talk about the important lessons that I learned from not checking my pay stubs. Yet, I bet that I'm not alone in this. Many people don't check their paychecks often enough. But what happens when something goes wrong and there's an error that may actually affect your pay? I share my mistake story and why I now take a few minutes to make sure everything is accurate. Episode Show Notes: https://podcast.thoughtcard.com/pay-checks/ Visit our website:...

Duration:00:06:53

Life as an Emigrating Wife Living in the USA with Kylie Neuhaus

11/29/2018
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Kylie Neuhaus is a British expat living in the USA. She enjoys drone photography and writes about expat life, the USA Green Card process and finding unique adventures in England, Iowa and everywhere in-between. She’s a lover of all things adrenaline including paragliding in New Zealand, glacier hiking in Austria and camel trekking in Morocco. In this episode we cover: Resources Mentioned: Between England & Iowa: A Year in the Life of an Emigrating Wife – Available in paperback and...

Duration:00:28:56

How I Saved $289 With the Delta SkyMiles Companion Certificate

11/15/2018
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If round-trip tickets from New York City to San Francisco cost $317 per person (at the time of booking), how did I manage to only spend $345 for 2 round-trip tickets? I share this buy one, get one free deal and more in today’s episode! In this episode we cover: If you don’t already know, the Delta SkyMiles companion certificate is one of the exclusive perks that come with the Platinum Delta SkyMiles credit card. As a card member, you automatically get a companion certificate every...

Duration:00:09:06

San Juan, Puerto Rico Travel Tips (After Hurricane Maria)

11/1/2018
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Eseosa "Sosa" Eke is a brand stylist and design consultant with a knack for helping real estate professionals, entrepreneurs, and small businesses build authentic and recognizable brands. At her 9-5 she runs the marketing department for The Bronx and Westchester's largest privately held commercial real estate firm. Sosa is also my best friend and frequent travel companion. Over the years we've traveled to Bermuda, Iceland and San Francisco together. In this episode we...

Duration:00:17:10

Listening to Your Inner Voice and Becoming a Digital Nomad with Christine Hasebrink

11/1/2018
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Christine Hasebrink is an adventurer, entrepreneur and a passionate safari guide. After studying international business administration in the Netherlands and Hungary, she began her career as a Marketing Manager at one of the world’s leading auditing and management consultancies in Germany. In 2014, she followed her inner voice and left Germany to become a trained safari guide in South Africa. Since then, Christine travels the world as a business oriented digital nomad and runs her own...

Duration:00:17:56

FinCon First Timer Insights with Yasmine Bisumber

10/18/2018
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I'm still buzzing from all of the excitement from attending FinCon18. There I met Yasmine Bisumber and we connected instantly. Yasmine Bisumber is a Realtor and Lifestyle Strategist with a passion for personal finance. She helps entrepreneurs and influencers build wildly successful businesses while designing a fully funded lifestyle. In this episode we chat about what it’s like attending FinCon for the first time. In this episode we cover: Connect with Yasmine Bisumer: Website:...

Duration:00:27:26

Trade Stocks Full-Time and Travel with Teri Ijeoma

10/4/2018
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After getting denied vacation time for the third time and having a friend pass away abruptly, Teri Ijeoma decided that life was too. Teri eventually quit her job to trade stocks full-time and she is now an entrepreneur, day trader, and real estate broker who encourages people to become knowledgeable in stocks and real estate. In this episode we cover: Connect with Teri Ijeoma: Website: www.investwithteri.com Instagram: @imaninvester Connect with me: Facebook:...

Duration:00:24:01

Female Solo Travel and Accidental Adventures with Yvette Morrissey

10/4/2018
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In this episode Yvette Morrissey shares how she quit her job in New Zealand and sold everything she owned to travel the world sold. In two months Yvette saved $8,000 NZD (without any savings to start with) and moved to Canada where she spent a season working at the Big White Ski Resort. Yvette introduces us to the concept of "accidental adventures" and teaches us how being open and following your intuition can lead to some of the most unforgettable life experiences. Resources...

Duration:00:14:41

Best Time To Buy Flights According to CheapAir.com

9/27/2018
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Ever wondered when is the best time to book flights? In this episode we pull back the curtain and take a look at CheapAir.com's 2018 Airfare Study. This airfare study analyzes the latest airfare trends and bases its findings on 917 million flights listed on CheapAir.com's website in 2017. In this bonus episode we cover: For all of the resources mentioned in this episode head over to http://podcast.thoughtcard.com/best-time-buy-flights/ Connect with me: Facebook:...

Duration:00:10:14

Teaching English In China and Living Abroad with Richelle Gamlam

9/20/2018
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Richelle Gamlam is a serial expat, travel blogger and spicy food lover who has spent the last five years living in China and traveling around Asia. For more stories and misadventures, be sure to check out her blog Adventures Around Asia where she writes about Asia off the beaten path. During her time in China, Richelle taught and worked in many different capacities. As an oral English teacher she taught over 1,000 high school students at a Chinese public high school. She has also worked...

Duration:00:30:47

Timeshares and Buying a House at 26 with Tiffany Grant

9/20/2018
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Tiffany Grant is a self proclaimed money nerd and after years of giving impromptu advice to family and friends, she started a blog Money Talk with T where she covers a wide variety of money topics from saving for retirement to paying off student loans. In this episode we cover: Resources Mentioned: Priceline Express DealsGoogle Flights Tiffany's Articles: Timeshares and What You Need To KnowTop 6 Financial Podcasts 2018 Danielle's Articles Why I Asked For A Refund 2 Days After...

Duration:00:20:04

Why You Need A Travel Fund Right Now

8/17/2018
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In this episode we’ll cover: What is a travel fund?Why is a travel fund important?How to start a travel fund?Where to stash your travel savings? Travel doesn't have to be expensive but it does cost money. A travel fund is a simple but powerful tool that you can use to help you save money for travel. Discover how starting a travel fund is one of the simplest ways to make travel a financial priority in your life. Tune in to new episodes every other Thursday. Links: Episode 2: Why You...

Duration:00:10:21