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The Invested Dads Podcast

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A weekly show where Josh Robb and Austin Wilson take you on a journey to better your financial future. Listeners can expect to hear explanations on a variety of investment and financial planning topics, news and analysis, and discussion around many of the stories and choices facing investors today. These guys aim to bring you relevant and clear thoughts to enable you to be more comfortable with your situation.

A weekly show where Josh Robb and Austin Wilson take you on a journey to better your financial future. Listeners can expect to hear explanations on a variety of investment and financial planning topics, news and analysis, and discussion around many of the stories and choices facing investors today. These guys aim to bring you relevant and clear thoughts to enable you to be more comfortable with your situation.

Location:

United States

Description:

A weekly show where Josh Robb and Austin Wilson take you on a journey to better your financial future. Listeners can expect to hear explanations on a variety of investment and financial planning topics, news and analysis, and discussion around many of the stories and choices facing investors today. These guys aim to bring you relevant and clear thoughts to enable you to be more comfortable with your situation.

Language:

English

Contact:

4194252400


Episodes

058: Who Needs a Budget?

1/21/2021
Are you in need of a budget, but don’t know where to start? Listen to this week’s episode! Josh and Austin dive into all things budgeting including who needs one, getting started, different systems, and much more. They also share their own personal experience with budgeting. Listen now to learn more! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/058

Duration:00:37:47

057: 10 Ways To Save Money Today

1/14/2021
Are you looking for more ways to save money? Josh and Austin have ten tips that might be able to help! They discuss groceries, insurance, subscriptions, cooking at home, and much more! If you’re looking for ways to save, this episode is for you. Listen now! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/057

Duration:00:41:27

056: Revisiting Our Bold Predictions for 2020 (Plus Our 2021 Predictions)

1/7/2021
Remember those bold predictions Josh & Austin made in the beginning of 2020? (You can listen to them here!) It’s time to revisit them! Who won the Superbowl? What was the medal count at the Olympics? Did the Fed hold steady? 2020 was not a year we could have ever predicted, which makes revisiting these 20 bold predictions pretty entertaining. Listen now to hear if Josh or Austin got any of their predictions right and to hear their new predictions for 2021. For show notes, links, and a full...

Duration:00:23:52

055: Second-Half Stock Draft Review

12/31/2020
Remember back in the summer when Josh and Austin did their first annual fantasy stock draft? This episode is all about the results! (Listen to part 1 here!) We won’t spoil who ended up winning, but Josh and Austin go over the stocks they originally drafted, see which ones performed well and which ones did not. They also talk investing for such a short period of time and of course, a dad joke of the week. Listen in now to see who owes who donuts and when to expect the next Invested Dads...

Duration:00:22:13

054: Santa Claus Rally

12/24/2020
What do you call a bankrupt Santa? Saint Nickel-less! For this Christmas Eve special, Josh and Austin talk about the phenomenon called a Santa Claus Rally. Not only do they describe why one might happen, they also talk about their predictions on whether 2020 will end with one. Merry Christmas from the Invested Dads! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/054

Duration:00:14:41

053: What Is Tax-Loss Harvesting?

12/17/2020
It’s the end of the year, so tax-loss harvesting might be worth considering! Tax-loss harvesting is the selling of securities at a loss to offset a capital gains tax liability. In this week’s episode, Josh and Austin discuss why someone might consider doing this and how it could change your tax outcome. In the end, they suggest talking to a financial advisor or CPA to get their input, since they are the experts. Listen in today! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit...

Duration:00:25:20

052: Understanding Your Credit Score

12/10/2020
Who needs a good credit score? Pretty much everyone…unless you’re royalty! On this week’s episode, Josh and Austin talk about credit scores. They dive into how they’re calculated, the range, how it affects borrowing, and what makes it go up and down. Listen in to hear some good advice if you’re looking to improve your score or freeze you credit. Tune in now! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/052

Duration:00:30:33

051: Are Video Games Cool Again?

12/3/2020
Video games are a big deal in today’s world, but that is nothing new. In this week’s episode Josh and Austin chat about the history of video games, how they perform in our economy, and what investing in them may look like. They will talk through their personal opinions and what video games interest them they most. All of this and more on The Invested Dads podcast! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/051

Duration:00:32:44

050: Nifty Fifty

11/26/2020
Fifty episodes already?! We are so thankful for the continued support on this podcast! On this week’s episode, Josh and Austin talk about age fifty and what that means in the financial world. They discuss limit increases on retirement accounts and answer the big question: how much should you have saved for retirement? All of this plus a dad joke on The Invested Dad’s fiftieth episode! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/050

Duration:00:27:53

049: The 2020 Election & My Investments

11/19/2020
With the highest voter turnout and an extremely tight race, the 2020 presidential election was unlike any other! On this week’s episode, Josh and Austin do a quick recap of the election and discuss how this election affects the stock market. They also dive into some quick pandemic updates, including reasoning for why COVID-19 has more of an impact on the market than the actual election does. Listen in now! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/049

Duration:00:25:23

048: What Is A Fiduciary?

11/12/2020
Do you have a fiduciary on your side? A fiduciary is legally obligated to always recommend what is in the client's best interest, regardless of how it impacts them. Josh and Austin dig deep into this topic on this week’s episode. They discuss how a fiduciary is different from other options in the financial planning world, why it is important to have one and how to find one. All of this, plus a dad joke of the week, in this week's episode. Listen in, now! For show notes, links, and a full...

Duration:00:25:37

047: Are Credit Cards Evil?

11/5/2020
Credit cards can be controversial, which makes it a good topic of this week’s episode of The Invested Dads. Josh and Austin dive into the subject of credit cards, talking about what they are, why or why not to have one, and everyone’s favorite: credit card rewards. The discussion is wrapped up with the pros and cons of opening one up and Josh and Austin discussing their personal approach to credit cards. Listen in, this won’t be one you’ll want to miss! For show notes, links, and a full...

Duration:00:42:59

046: Is Now A Good Time To Refinance?

10/29/2020
Is now a good time to refinance your home? Have you ever even considered it? On this week’s episode of The Invested Dad’s podcast, Josh and Austin dive into all the details of what is might look like to refinance a home. They discuss private mortgage insurance, interest savings, adjustable rate mortgage, home equity cash outs, and much more. Listen in to hear more about costs of refinancing, what it looks like at different stages of life, and why you might need to consider it. All of this...

Duration:00:40:04

045: Do You Need Disability Insurance?

10/22/2020
Do you have disability insurance? It may be something to consider! On this week’s episode, Josh and Austin dive into the topic of disability insurance. From discussing what it is to how it works, you’ll leave this episode with a pool of knowledge on the topic. Find out details on cost of living adjustments and on finding and buying disability insurance in this week's episode of The Invested Dads Podcast! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/045

Duration:00:34:11

044: Savvy About Subscriptions

10/15/2020
What types of subscriptions do you have? Probably more than you think! On this week’s episode, Josh & Austin break down the idea of a company having a subscriptions service versus putting their products on a store’s shelves. You’ll hear them talk about why a business might decide to have a subscription and what that means for us as consumers. Listen now! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/044

Duration:00:32:33

043: Catching Up With Josh & Austin

10/8/2020
Wanting to get to know your podcast hosts a little better? This episode does just that! Josh & Austin take a tiny step back from looking at financial topics and instead catch up on each other’s personal lives. You’ll hear them talk about their families, fun vacations, and their personal goals going forward. Of course, they couldn’t totally get away from looking at financial topics, so they discuss the market and the ups and downs of being in finance during a pandemic. Tune in now to catch up...

Duration:00:48:27

042: Risky Business

10/1/2020
Do you know what your risk tolerance for investing is? In this week’s episode, Josh and Austin discuss risk tolerance and why it matters. There are many factors in to consider including timeframe, goals, and comfort level. The Invested Dads walk through these factors, why diversification matters, and how to keep on track. Listen now! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/042

Duration:00:34:44

041: Young Money

9/24/2020
What’s the eighth wonder of the world? Listen in to find out! This week, Josh & Austin discuss the importance of investing when you are young. They discuss having an emergency fund, paying off debt, and how to practically invest your money after you start getting a steady income. The Invested Dads are passionate about young people learning this lesson, especially because it can have a huge impact on a successful retirement. For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit...

Duration:00:49:30

040: Sitting On A Benchmark

9/17/2020
How do you check the performance of your investments? In this week's episode of The Invested Dads Podcast, Josh and Austin sit down and have a conversation about benchmarks. They discuss the different types and answer key questions in this area and how to choose one that is right for you. This is an episode you won't want to miss! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/040

Duration:00:32:44

039: Why You Need An Investment Strategy

9/10/2020
Having an investment strategy is a critical component to your long-term investment plan. This week, The Invested Dads walk through the three important factors to an investment strategy, which are time, tolerance, and goals. They then talk about what is going into these accounts, how much work is involved, and even give some tips if you are uncomfortable managing this on your own. And do not worry, they didn’t forget the dad joke of the week. Listen to this episode now! For show notes,...

Duration:00:28:55