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We Talk about Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship. I invite authors, speakers, and experts in the field.

We Talk about Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship. I invite authors, speakers, and experts in the field.
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We Talk about Personal Finance and Entrepreneurship. I invite authors, speakers, and experts in the field.




043 Jeff Kreisler, Behavioral Economics The Bank’s Secret Weapon

More This is my second interview with Jeff Kreisler, Find our first interview here. Jeff Kreisler is a lawyer, author, speaker, pundit, comedian and advocate for behavioral science. I know of him mainly because he co-wrote the book Dollars and Sense: Money Mishaps and How to Avoid Them with co-author, Dan Ariely, Psychologist, and Behavioral Economist, he also wrote the book Get Rich Cheating, about how money makes us do unethical...


042 Randy Cass: Subscription based robo-advisor starting at $20/month

More Randy Cass is the CEO and founder of Nest Wealth, Canada's #1 robo-advisor. I am a do-it-yourself kind of investor, but if a family member or a friend asks me who could help them with their investments, I would not hesitate to recommend Randy Cass and his firm Nest Wealth. A robo-advisor is a firm which provides financial advice or investment management service online, performed by software algorithms to reduce cost and to reduce the input of...


041 Star Hansen, Fill your space with life, not stuff

More Clutter can have negative effects on our mental, emotional, and financial health. Today we talk with Star Hansen, a Certified Professional Organizer who helps people get rid of stuff they no longer need. Whether it is old dishes, clothes you no longer wear, or gifts that you can’t throw away, little by little, clutter invades our homes. Letting go of things it's painful. But having a cluttered space can lead to feelings of sadness, anger, and...


040 Ed Rempel, Unconventional Wisdom

More Ed Rempel from Unconventional Wisdom, is a financial blogger, a fee-for-service financial planner, and a tax accountant. His knowledge comes from helping thousands of Canadians with their financial plans. He creates solutions tailored for each particular client as opposed to a cookie cutter formula used by most of the financial industry. His mission is to help his clients and protect them from the “financial quackery” - sales pitches by unscrupulous...


039 Julian Haber, A Field Guide for Freelancers in the Gig Economy

More Julian has been a photographer for 15 years. His experience as a gig economy worker led him to write Gigonomics: A Field Guide for Freelancers in the Gig Economy. Julian feels that the media and politicians portrait the gig economy in an unfavorable light and for him, working as a freelancer, has been a very positive experience which he wants to share. Julian was on track to having the typical 9 to 5 cubical lifestyle. He had an MBA and he...


038 Cait Flanders, The Year of Less

Cait Flanders is an author, podcaster, speaker, and a conscious consumer. I love her book, The Year of Less, which came out this January 2018 and became a Wall Street Journal bestseller. The book was an easy read, it had a conversational tone, It felt as if Cait was right here in my living room, talking to me, sharing her experiences, her journey from mindless consumption to becoming a more mindfull consumer. I was disappointed when I finished reading it. I wanted it to go longer. Cait...


037 Erin Lowry, the Broke Millennial

More Erin Lowry is a personal finance expert, speaker, and author of the book Broke Millennial: Stop Scraping By and Get Your Financial Life Together, based on her blog of the same name. Her book is a step-by-step guide to go from flat-broke to financial proficiency. She uses dry humor and hilarious personal stories to keep readers entertained Erin has appeared on many TV shows and many other podcasts. She is also writes for well-known magazines, she...


036 Christian Knudsen, conquering LinkedIn

More Chief Technology Officer | Director of Sales | Speaker @ Dreamforce 2017 | Consultant | Sales Guru Follow Christian on LinkedIn. Christian has a strong background in Sales and Technolgy. Recommendations Books Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain Who to follow in LinkedIn: Manu Goswami


035 Gabe Weisert, Co-Author of the Best Seller book "Subscribed"

More ‎ Gabe Weisert is the managing editor of Zuora. Zuora is a publicly traded company in the New Your Stock Exchange (ZOU) focused on creating software for subscription-based businesses. Gabe started his career as a content marketer, he has written for the Wall Street Journal, San Francisco Chronicle, New York Post, Forbes.Com, Huffington Post, Daily Beast and Yahoo! Travel. The subscription model is nothing new, newspapers have been using it for...


034 Michelle Y. Talbert, Esq. Personal finance while being black in America

More In this episode, we discuss personal finance and social issues as it relates to black America. Balck Americans are systemically discriminated upon. They have fewer employment opportunities, and when they get employed, they earn less than their white counterparts. And black women get paid proportionally less than white women. They are also charged higher interest for mortgages or other loans. They get arrested more often, many cases without...


033 Andrei Polgar The Age of Anomaly.

More Andrie Polgar is an economist, an entrepreneur, a Youtuber, and an Author. One of the things that I find the most amazing about Andrei is that he's is from Romania and he lives in Romania, he lives in a non-English speaking environment, yet his YouTube Channel and his books are all in English. And his English is a high level academic English. This is a testament, that in our interconnected Internet society, time and distance are not barriers to...


032 Sandi Martin From Spring Financial Planning

More Sandi Martin From Spring Financial Planning I heard from Sandi in an interview I had with Shannon Lee Simmons, Shannon recommended the podcast Because Money where Sandi is one of the participants in a roundtable. The podcast is almost like a telenovela, where the speakers present their different points of view and they are not afraid to disagree with one another. In the end, the listener gets a great learning experience from different points of...


AG 031 Jessica Moorhouse

More Jessica Moorhouse is a blogger, a podcaster, a speaker and an Accredited Financial Counselor-Canada® who shares tips on saving, budgeting & investing. But the thing that I know Jessica the most for is for bringing amazing guests to her podcast. Jessica started working at age 15, paid her university without any financial assistance. Jessica started blogging about 6 years ago, as a way to keep herself accountable for the way she was spending...


AG 030 Jen Hemphill, Her Money Matters

More This is the first time I interview a fellow Latino. Like me, Jen is also from Colombia. I felt the connections right from the first email. I am so happy to have this interview. Jen Hemphill calls herself a "money confidence coach," but her real title is "Accredited Financial Counselor." Jen helps women gain confidence in their finances, she is a mother of two boys and a military wife. Because Jen is a military wife, she and her family moved...


029 Kornel Szrejber, helping Canadians build wealth

More Kornel first became well known for paying his mortgage in his 20s. In a society where people are making mortgage payments way into their 50s, Kornel decided he didn't want any of that, he didn't want to be a slave to his bank. Once his mortgage was paid off, once he and his wife have learned the virtues of frugality, by saving 50% of their income, they focused all their energy into pilling money in their retirement accounts. By age 32 Kornel...


AG 028 Roger Whitney, The retirement answerman

More I first heard about Roger in the Afford Anything Podcast. In this episode, he said: I don't believe in retirement Roger and I are the same age, 51, except that he's better looking than me, and he has more letters after his name. He started his career as a financial advisor in 1991, right at the beginning of the tech boom. He acquired all his superpowers by making lots of mistakes. Roger clientele of preference are those people who are...


AG 027 Elizabeth Fournier; How to die, save money and save the environment

More The typical burial in North America cost about $10,000. The sad thing about that absurd prices is that the surviving members of the family are too sad, too stressed, and under a time limit to shop around for better options. In addition to losing a loved member of the family, two other bad things happen: Imagine that your aunt who has always been conscious of the environment. It would be disturbing to know that her last interaction with the...


AG 026 The Escape Artist

More Barney, The Escape Artist, is a blogger based in England. The name of the blog came from the classic movie The Great Escape which plays every Christmas in England. His blog is about helping people get out of the financial prison camp in which many of us end up. If you are working on a job you don’t like or if you are in debt, you are in a prison-like situation. Breaking out of prison requires slow deliberate work which can have a huge...


AG 24 Scott Alan Turner, from money moron to rock star

More Scott Alan Turner was a money moron at one time in his life. He made many mistakes, but each time he made a mistake, he learned a lesson and applied those lessons to become a finance rock star. He started like most of us: Living paycheck to paycheck Accumulating credit card debt Buying a luxury car Gambling in the stock market And the big blow, buying a house he could not afford. Scott felt trapped in his conundrum and started looking...


AG 023 Bob Lai, building a dividend portfolio

More Bob Lai is the host of the website He’s a personal blogger on a quest for happiness and financial independence. Bob Lai investment philosophy focuses on dividend & ETF investing, financial independence, early retirement, happiness, frugality, and finding the right personal balance between saving for the future and enjoying life today. Highlights from the interview J. Money here hereside business as a photographer