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40 - Teaching Children Under 12 About Money

It’s a question I get asked often - how do I teach my children about money? This is a topic I am passionate about because I have three little people whom all have very different outlooks and habits when dealing with money. Raising kids who are grounded, generous and smart about money is no small feat but it is incredibly rewarding both financially and emotionally for you and your child. I highlight some great tools to put in place at different learning stages.


39 - Aging Parents: dealing with the financial and emotional challenges

Helping aging parents is indiscriminant in the toll it takes - the reversal of roles is tough, not to mention the physical and emotional burden it places on adult children. Sheryl Smith, a registered nurse, certified health coach and host of the engAGING Conversations podcast talks to us about what it takes to manage aging parents.


38 - Working half day - what you need to know

Working half day is a great option for many people in different phases of life. Some use it because they are having small children, others use it to keep earning a steady income while they work on their new business, and some use it as they go into retirement. I've done half day for 5 years over the span of my career. It can work very well, but it also can be really challenging. I share with you the lessons I've learnt and the pro's and con's


37 - The 4 key factors of EQ + how to grow yours

Candice Dick is an Emotional Intelligence expert and the host of the EQ Evolution podcast and consulting company. Understanding the four key philosophies of emotional intelligence, and how you can understand and grow EQ is key to all of us as humans, parents, and in business. We discuss how to build it in your children, and how to build it in yourself. How to be more conscious of your subconscious - when by its very nature you're not aware of it.


036 - Four things you need to know about your house (financially)

For most of us our home is the biggest 'asset' we own - so these are four things you need to know about your home financially. Make sure you don't fall into these traps to ensure that you have a greater chance of being financially free. I've made ALL of these mistakes, and learnt painful expensive lessons.


035 - Setting and achieving your goals with goal expert Brittany Hoopes

Goal expert, Brittany Hoopes, chats to Lisa about frameworks for setting and achieving your goals, and how you deal with the road blocks that come when the reality of life meets the dreams of our goals. She takes us through what to do when we lose all hope, and how to achieve the recurring 'new year's resolution' type goals such as losing weight and saving more. Brittany shares with us her personal goal success rate and the golden thread that goes through great goal setters. Soultiply is her...


034 - Two ways to manage unexpected expenses

There are many reasons why our savings get derailed by unexpected expenses: such as medical bills and cars that breakdown. In this episode I give you a 3-jar strategy to make sure that you won't be caught off guard when they hit. We look at how we manage both your monthly cashflow and any larger expenses and how to protect that from un-budgeted demands We also discuss one of the golden rules of managing money - don't use capital (money you've invested) to help out with expenses. Always...


033 - Emerging Market Women in Leadership

Author, business school lecturer and consultant Shireen Chengadu has researched women in leadership in emerging markets. I chat to her about her observations of what makes great leaders, why diversity of leadership is so important and the commonalities and differences between developed and emerging markets. Her book Women in Leadership in Emerging Markets profiles 46 amazing women.


032- Employee Retirement Funds

For many of us, most of our retirement money comes from an Employee retirement fund... either ours or our partner's. One of the biggest assumptions that people make is that the employer will take the right amount of money from your paycheck so that when you retire you'll have enough. But this isn't the case. Take the time to understand your retirement funds - It's your money, manage it


031 - Getting the support you need for your worklife

Dr. Maelisa Hall and Amber Hawley look at the networks you need to support you as a woman entrepreneur. They discuss the options: Biz Besties (a dedicated sounding board); masterminds; tribes; 1-on-1 and group coaching. We also discuss options of how to structure these network options, why women aren't as good at leveraging their networks, and making sure you overcome the isolation of entrepreneurship. Both are licensed therapists, yet both have different non - therapy related second...


030 - Divorce and Money

Money permeates all aspects of a divorce - because it becomes an expression of the challenges in a relationship, as well as the individual issues each carries. Learn the 5 ground rules you need to bear in mind when thinking about money in your divorce, as well as the 15 best practices for it during your divorce. Lastly, 5 tips to bear in mind after the ink has dried.


029 - Family finances with award-winning financial journalist Maya Fisher-French

Award winning personal finance journalist, Maya Fischer-French talks to Lisa Linfield about her own personal finance journey, family finances and the challenges to raise financially wise children. Learning from her own experiences and that with teenage children, we discuss the transition from school through university and to first jobbers and how to guide people through the financial journey.


028 - Asking for what you're worth

Asking for what you're worth is almost as difficult as facing your fears. It's much easier to give something away for free than it is to ask for what you're worth. In this episode, we understand why we struggle with this, and go through 4 ways to overcome it. We also look at how women and men negotiate differently.


027 - Mindset Mentor, and Stop the Bully Within podcast host, Jacqui Letran

Jacqui Letran is a Mindset Mentor, award winning author, and host of the Stop the Bully Within podcast. She shares her journey from a 16 year old teenage mum to the owner of her own business helping adults and teenagers. We discuss her self-publishing journey, and the work she does to help people change their mindsets.


026 - The Assumptions We Make About Money

It's too late when you're 60 to find out the assumptions you made at 40 about your money were incorrect - and worse yet, to need to start work again after you've been retired for a few years. As humans, we unconsciously live much our lives based on many assumptions. As a wealth adviser, I deal daily with people who are making huge financial decisions they're not even conscious they're making. These are some of the most common assumptions I see.


025 - Behind the scenes with Wine Master and Marketing Director, Jenny Ratcliffe-Wright

Jenny Ratcliffe-Wright was South Africa's youngest Wine Master when she qualified. Following her qualification in Cordon Bleu, she pursued a successful career in food and wine product development before she turned her attention full time to all things wine. In this light hearted episode, she takes us behind the scenes in the wine industry and shares with us how they're taking Warwick Wine internationally. She's an Author of Spit or Swallow, a fun take on wine, as well as an international...


024 - Three ways to nail the idea for your new business

Not everybody that has their own business believes they are a born entrepreneur. In fact many people struggle to come up with what they would do to earn their second income. I definitely was one of those who thought I was a corporate woman through and through... I never wanted to start my own business. And then things changed - I changed. I take you through my journey, my dead ends, and how I discovered my passion and problem that I wanted to solve.


023 - Financial wisdom from Wealth Manager and Business Owner, Sunel Veldtman

Sunel Veldtman chats to us about starting up her wealth management business and how women are different to men in terms of money management. She also shares her wisdom on wealth creation and management. From the huge dream she had, to the fears she overcame, she shares the challenges of leaving a corporate and starting over again. She also reflects on the one very big thing she'd do differently if she started again. She tackles how women handle money differently to men, and why 70% of...


022 Why you need a second income

It takes time to build a second income - and starting now ensures that we're not part of the 94% of people who can't retire or who are having to drastically reduce their living expenses or get their children to pay for them in their retirement years. Lisa Linfield shares her long term goals for her second income stream and how she plans to 'glide' into retirement... and why 'forced retirement' from corporates is such a challenge to so many 60 year olds.


021 Career insights from a global marketing leader - with Andrea Quaye

Courage and humility are the traits of a great leader, and Andrea Quaye personifies this as she gives us an unbelievable insight into her journey to the top, and what makes a global leader. As the first female marketing director of listed beer giant, SAB, she talks through this transition and her latest journey to the global stage leading AB Inbev's African Marketing team.