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Journeys of Financial Wellness

Journeys of Financial Wellness

Location:

United States

Description:

Journeys of Financial Wellness

Language:

English


Episodes

Real Stories Ep 33: Derek – Inspiring Change in His Community (Pt. 2)

11/15/2022
In part 2 of Derek's story, he talks about his inspiration to start a financial education program for his fellow inmates which he enhanced with materials from GreenPath.

Duration:00:36:39

Real Stories Ep 32: Derek – Redirecting His Energy to A Better Life

10/15/2022
Derek’s money story is as real as it gets. He has taken the lessons from his past life to fuel his personal growth. Listen to his journey.

Duration:00:51:21

Real Stories Ep 31: Kristin – Financial Stress Comes in All Shapes and Sizes

9/15/2022
Kristin, a loyal listener of our podcast, reflects on her experience with GreenPath and her journey to reach financial wellness.

Duration:00:52:56

Real Stories Ep 30: Get Your Money Right – 6 Stories Share a Common Theme

8/15/2022
Hear from Liz, Nina, Jessie, Lavell, Lauren, and Katie who teach us that while our circumstances may be different, we share the same struggles and triumphs.

Duration:00:13:16

Real Stories Ep 29: Kimberly – “Side Hustling” to a More Balanced Life

7/15/2022
Despite having a mortgage payment that doubled and tens of thousands of dollars of credit card debt, she found a way to persevere.

Duration:01:10:40

Real Stories Ep 28: Danny Kofke – Rewriting Your Money Story “Can Be Done!”

6/15/2022
The impact of delayed gratification and the value of not comparing your lifestyle to others. Listen to Danny's story.

Duration:00:53:17

Real Stories Ep 27: Regina’s Story – 3 Paths to a Brighter Future

5/15/2022
Regina has been at a crossroads with her finances. Each time, GreenPath has provided different kinds of support. Listen to her story.

Duration:01:02:32

Real Stories Ep 26: Pobody’s Nerfect – 7 Stories of (Finally) Getting Money Right

4/15/2022
Financial Literacy Month, which is designated by Congress to raise awareness about the importance of financial literacy education.

Duration:00:32:25

Real Stories Episode 25: Katie’s Story Continues – The Journey to Financial Wellness is Never a Straight Line

3/15/2022
In this episode, we’re going to check in with our very first guest. I originally talked to Katie in December 2018. First, we’ll play some highlights of that interview. (Check out the full original episode here.) Then, we’ll go to a recent conversation with her. Katie’s story is a good reminder that the journey to financial wellness is never a straight line.

Duration:00:40:13

Real Stories Episode 24: Shannon McLay – Building Financial Strength with the Founder/CEO of the Financial Gym

2/15/2022
Long before this podcast was born, our guest, Shannon McLay, was a pioneer. Her podcast, Martinis and Your Money has been going strong for 7 years… and 400 episodes. On her show, Shannon is not shy about talking about her own challenges.

Duration:00:57:01

Real Stories Episode 23: Amanda Clayman – Tips from a Financial Therapist who got a “$19,000 Haircut”

1/15/2022
Amanda Clayman is a financial therapist – in other words, a clinician specializing in money issues. She believes money can be a tool for transformation.

Duration:01:09:02

Real Stories Episode 22: Lavell – From “Swiping Like a Ninja” to Debt-Free

12/15/2021
18-year-old Lavell received an envelope right before Christmas: a credit card he didn’t apply for. That Christmas was very merry as he used the credit card to give generously to his loved ones.

Duration:00:56:34

Real Stories Episode 21: Jessie – From Client to Counselor

11/15/2021
After struggling with credit card debt in college, Jessie was all set to file bankruptcy. But after she told her family about her plans, they encouraged her to search for an alternative – a Debt Management Program with GreenPath.

Duration:00:53:32

Real Stories Episode 20: Nina – Light after Darkness

10/15/2021
Nina has been on quite a journey the last few years. For her, stress around her finances was only the tip of the iceberg. Nina also faced many challenges when it came to addiction and her mental health. Her story almost had a tragic outcome.

Duration:01:06:17

Real Stories Episode 19 – Real Stories Live: Family Lessons About Money

9/15/2021
Today’s episode features a lively discussion about raising financially healthy kids. Learn how we might support the next generation.

Duration:00:54:51

Real Stories Episode 18 – Natasha’s Experiences Inspire Her to Connect People to Financial Wellness

8/12/2021
Our podcast guest, Natasha, shares her experiences that inspire her to connect people to financial wellness. Listen now!

Duration:00:54:43

Real Stories Episode 17 – Liz Uses Vulnerability to Transform Her Mindset

7/7/2021
For Liz, credit cards presented an opportunity to support the lifestyle she wanted. But as she first entered the working world after college, this lifestyle contributed to an increasing debt load.

Duration:00:47:01

Real Stories Episode 16 – Lauren – Persistence One Penny at a Time

6/1/2021
She practices numerous healthy financial habits, like using an envelope system and savings buckets.

Duration:00:49:17

Real Stories Episode 15: Russell and Whitney – A Story of Resilience

4/21/2021
Russell and Whitney were newly married with a newborn in their early 20s. While this presented them with a significant financial challenge, they were unprepared for what life had in store for them.

Duration:01:34:00

Real Stories Episode 14: Kenia – A family’s collective strength brings its financial goals within reach.

3/24/2021
Kenia grew up in El Salvador. Due in part to the violence in her native country, her family decided to immigrate to the United States when she was 11.

Duration:01:15:07