We've talked before about various ways to make money on the side, but how do you succeed at making a few extra dollars while not interfering with your day job?
Robert Farrington runs a site called The College Investor, and he grew his side hustle into an impressive business all while still holding down a day job in the retail sector. He shares how he was able to do this and gives tips to help others balance a job, a side gig, and family.
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Networking. It isn't about shoving your business card in everyone's face. Whether you're out for coffee with a coworker or neighbour, or at an industry conference, these tips will help you build meaningful, lasting connections that are worth much more than that stack of business cards from people you barely recall meeting.
Speaking of conferences, this episode is live from FinCon18, a conference for those of us in the money niche. Joining me on stage are Miranda Marquit and Kyle Prevost,...
A lot of people aren't happy with their financial situation, but they're not sure what they can so about it. My guest this week knows how you can create your own luck with money.
Grant Sabatier went from completely broke to financially independent in 5 years. He'll share with us how he was able to get a raise, start a business, and achieve financial freedom.
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/grantsabatier
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Would you like to work from home? Becoming a virtual assistant can be a great way to make money online. To find out more about this career choice, I brought on Kayla Sloan, who has been earning a great living as a virtual assistant and now she helps others start their own virtual assistant business. You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/kaylasloan I wanted to let you know about Wealthsimple Trade, a new offering from our sponsor Wealthsimple. Trade will let...
We've had a lot of experts on to provide various money lessons, but what lessons can we gain from the most known book in the world? To help discuss what the bible teaches us about money, I brought on Bob Lotich from Seed Time.
Even if you're not christian, this episode provides a lot of solid advice about how to handle your money and use that money to help others.
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/boblotich
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Steve Chou and his wife started an online business so that his wife could quit her job. But then Steve's own blog, appropriately named My Wife Quit Her Job, also became a success. In fact, both business did so well that they were making much more online than he did at his day job.
So today we dive in to why he stayed at the job as long as he did and what things are like now that he's quit and can focus on his family and multiple businesses.
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Looking for a mortgage? Sean Cooper takes us through a checklist of everything you need to know when shopping for a mortgage, whether it's your first or you're up for renewal and want to find the right mortgage for you.
Sean is my go-to mortgage expert. First he paid off his mortgage at 30 years old, now he's the Bestselling Author of Burn Your Mortgage and a Mortgage Broker.
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/seancooper
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Did you buy something and had to return it because it doesn't fit? Or maybe you don't need that 5th crockpot you got for Christmas and want to take it back to the store?
What are your rights? what are the time limits? Ellen Roseman guides us through the sometimes frustrating, sometimes mysterious world of refunds.
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/ellenroseman
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We talk a lot about how you should save your money, but there are times when it makes sense to spend money wisely. One of those ways is through outsourcing.
Miranda Marquit from Planting Money Seeds joins the show to share some of the options available to you to free up time, build your business, or just off-load some of tasks to improve your lifestyle.
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/mirandamarquit
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Are you a young adult that wants to be able to travel and have interesting adventures? But if you're in college or just starting a career, maybe it seems like you never have the money?
Martin Dasko from Studenomics shares tips on how he was able to do this and how you can too.
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/martindasko
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Have you heard about robo-advisors? Or maybe you're just tired of Do It Yourself Investing? My guest this week, Kyle Prevost, hosts the Canadian Financial Summit and is an expert in robo-advisors.
Kyle breaks down what a robo-advisor is, whether there's a wizard behind the curtain, and how they can help you either get started investing or switch to an easier way to invest.
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/kyleprevost
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This week, I discuss common money mistakes with J.D. Roth and how you can make sure you take the right steps to avoid them.
J.D. Roth was one of the very first personal finance bloggers when he started Get Rich Slowly.
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/jdroth
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Ever thought out buying a second house or condo so you can rent it out? Meghan Chomut is a CFP that specializes in helping people that are buying an income property as part of their portfolio.
We compare them to REITs, discuss the tax advantages of having this type of business, and how you can get started if you think this is right for you.
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/meghanchomut
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Want to travel for free? Or at least cut the cost of flights, hotels, and tropical vacations?
Barry Choi is a travel and personal finance blogger at Money We Have and I wanted to bring him on to help show us how to win at this travel game.
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/barrychoi
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John Robertson, the author of The Value of Simple and blogger at Blessed by the Potato, simplifies investing for beginners.
John guides us through how to start investing, starting with a plan, then where to invest and how to get a simple, easy to manage portfolio.
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/johnrobertson
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Philip Taylor, the man behind PT Money and FinCon, is full of ideas on how to make money, especially online and in the sharing economy.
PT will have you motivated to start your own side gig right after this episode!
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/philiptaylor
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Sarah Li Cain, from High Fiving Dollars and the Beyond the Dollar Podcast, dispels the myth of self-care being all expensive spa trips and manicures.
Sarah breaks down how self-care can simply mean using that special "you time" to take care of your health in a low-cost way, while removing many of the money stresses in your life.
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/sarahlicain
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Kornel Szrejber, of the Build Wealth Canada Podcast, tells us why he's index investing with ETFs.
Kornel shares how to get started with ETF investing and what makes up his portfolio.
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/kornelszrejber
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Pat Flynn, from Smart Passive Income, shares his experience in being laid off from his job during the 2008 financial crisis, and how he managed to turn the experience into a positive.
Pat dishes on past side hustles, including one that may or may not have been legal! He also explains what inspired him to relaunch his book, Let Go.
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/patflynn
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Jessica Moorhouse, millennial money expert, helps us understand the struggles millennials face when it comes to their finances, as the conversation ranges from robo-advisors to why she avoids most personal finance apps. Jessica also shares a recent habit she’s developed that’s driving her husband crazy!
You can find the show notes for this episode at https://maplemoney.com/jessicamoorhouse
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