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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 episode 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 episode air on the first of the month. To find out more, visit www.podcast.thoughtcard.com.

Location:

United States

Description:

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 episode 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

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. Support the show: (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/danielledesir) Our mission is to empower, educate, and entertain millennial Women of Color...

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

Embracing A Wealthy Mindset with Shazia Imam

10/22/2020
Shazia Imam is a life coach who helps women unlock their deepest desires and power so they feel worthy, see their own gifts, and live their purpose. She is also the host of Feminine & Fulfilled, a podcast that features real and raw conversations with female powerhouses. Meant to inspire and spark your inner power, it serves as a weekly reminder that you are brilliant, loving and highly capable. In this episode, Shazia shares tips for embracing an abundance mindset, and why feeling wealthy...

Duration:00:29:55

Breaking Into Freelance Writing with Laura Gariepy

10/8/2020
Laura Gariepy is the founder of Every Day By The Lake, a written content creation company that serves busy business owners. Through her done-for-you program, she collaborates with her clients to create high-quality blog posts, newsletters, and website copy. In this episode, Laura Gariepy shares how she saved a year's worth of expenses, why she decided to pivot away from the FIRE movement, and how she started a new career as a freelance writer. This episode is perfect for anyone who is...

Duration:00:18:34

Tips For Traveling With A Full-Time Job

9/24/2020
Can you travel the world with a 9 to 5 job? While I certainly think it’s possible, don’t take my word for it. To celebrate the release of my third book Traveling With A Full-Time Job, I’m sharing an audio clip from the bonus video which accompanies the book. In this episode, four avid travelers share tips for traveling with a full-time job, advice for managing their time, and what it takes to honestly do both. A very special thank you to Kay Kingsman, JoAnna Niles, Christopher Rudder, and...

Duration:00:29:25

How Our Travels Have Changed Since the Pandemic

9/10/2020
The way we travel has changed dramatically since the Coronavirus outbreak. In this bonus episode, Kyle and I candidly share how our travels have changed since the pandemic, how we plan to travel in the future, and things to consider if you decide to hit the road. In this episode we cover: Work With Me Join The Thought Card Membership to get access to upcoming events and our library of resources. The Thought Card Membership offers the tools, resources, and mentor access you need to...

Duration:00:16:44

Visiting Vermont During the Pandemic

9/10/2020
While Kyle and I have written-off international travel for the rest of the year due to the pandemic, it hasn't stopped us from exploring our local area and planning a domestic getaway. In August 2020, we spent four days exploring the rural areas of Shaftsbury, Vermont. While we usually pick accommodations based on the destination we're visiting, we ditched our original plans after finding a cozy log cabin on Airbnb. During our trip, we spent lots of time outdoors, wandered around town, and...

Duration:00:24:01

What You Can Expect From The Thought Card Membership

9/3/2020
I created The Thought Card Membership to help avid travelers and money nerds cut through the noise, and get the mentor access they need to achieve their travel dreams and financial goals. While I learned a lot through trial and error, pursuing a life of financial freedom and travel doesn't mean you have to work and learn alone. From the membership, you can expect engaging discussions, interviews with guest speakers (not shared anywhere else), Q&A sessions, bonus podcast episodes, happy...

Duration:00:10:29

Season 4: What You Can Expect and Life Updates

8/27/2020
Hi there, financially savvy travelers! I'm back from a seasonal break. I hope you had an enjoyable summer. To kick off Season 4, I'm sharing life updates, what you can expect this season and more. See you back here for regular episodes on September 10th. Did I mention we're celebrating our 2nd podcast anniversary too? Hooray! Read my books here: Traveling With A Full-Time JobAffording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy TravelersIceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure Connect...

Duration:00:09:09

New Episodes September 10th - Have a Great Summer!

6/11/2020
Hi there, financially savvy travelers! I'm taking the summer off and will be back with new episodes of The Thought Card Podcast on Thursday, September 10th. I hope you have an enjoyable summer but in the meantime, pre-order my newest book "Traveling With a Full-Time Job". In this book learn how to make the best use of your limited time out of the office so you can see more of the world. You can also check out my other books here: Iceland: Nature, Nurture, and AdventureAffording Travel:...

Duration:00:12:52

#PodcastersForJustice: A Strong Stance Against Racism and Police Brutality

6/5/2020
With so much happening in the world, it’s easy to feel helpless, especially if you’re not out protesting. However, as podcasters, we have platforms where we can speak out against racism and police brutality. In this PSA, I encourage you to be educated, engaged, and to take action. Support the work of activists on the front lines of change, who risk themselves daily to create a better world for us all. Get involved by donating to any of the following: George Floyd Memorial FundMinnesota...

Duration:00:02:45