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Millennial Money

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Money is hosted by Shannah Compton Game, an award-winning millennial financial strategist, Certified Financial Planner Professional and author. Millennial Money tackles all of your burning money questions with topics like Managing Money as a Couple, Mastering Your Budget, How to Ignite Your Savings, Dealing with Student Loans, Building Your Career, Investing, Entrepreneur Stories, Millennial Travel Spots, Music and more. Millennial Money is your go-to for all things money and lifestyle. Submit your questions for Shannah at www.yourmillennialmoney.com/contact.

Money is hosted by Shannah Compton Game, an award-winning millennial financial strategist, Certified Financial Planner Professional and author. Millennial Money tackles all of your burning money questions with topics like Managing Money as a Couple, Mastering Your Budget, How to Ignite Your Savings, Dealing with Student Loans, Building Your Career, Investing, Entrepreneur Stories, Millennial Travel Spots, Music and more. Millennial Money is your go-to for all things money and lifestyle. Submit your questions for Shannah at www.yourmillennialmoney.com/contact.
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Money is hosted by Shannah Compton Game, an award-winning millennial financial strategist, Certified Financial Planner Professional and author. Millennial Money tackles all of your burning money questions with topics like Managing Money as a Couple, Mastering Your Budget, How to Ignite Your Savings, Dealing with Student Loans, Building Your Career, Investing, Entrepreneur Stories, Millennial Travel Spots, Music and more. Millennial Money is your go-to for all things money and lifestyle. Submit your questions for Shannah at www.yourmillennialmoney.com/contact.

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@shannahgame

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English


Episodes

Overcoming Industry Stereotypes with Mary Beth Storjohann + Ask Shannah

6/19/2018
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No matter what career you're in likely there are a few industry stereotypes that you have to overcome. Being a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER is no different - especially being a female in this industry. Mary Beth Storjohann is a leader in the CFP® world, a podcaster, a mother and so much more and joining on Part 1 of this podcast episode to discuss how she's overcoming industry stereotypes and how you can as well. On This Podcast Episode: Mary Beth Storjohann, CFP® and Founder of Workable...

Duration:00:44:09

Fool Proof Your 401(k) with Harris Nydick and Greg Makowski + Ask Shannah

6/15/2018
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Financial experts, Harris Nydick and Greg Makowski, want to help you take the guesswork out of your 401(k). They've written a new book, Common Financial Sense, and it's packed full of great hacks and tips from two experts who know a lot about investing in a 401(k). Their mission to help educate you and provide some solid (and no-nonsense) tips to get your finances fired up. On This Podcast Episode: Harris and Greg join me for a podcast episode focused on helping you hack your 401(k). We're...

Duration:00:44:20

Peer Pressure and Your Money with Majd Maksad & Live Ask Shannah

6/12/2018
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Majd Maksad and his company, Status Money, recently completed a study all about peer pressure and the effects it has on your money. If I'm going to be honest, I've probably made a money decision or two in the past based on peer pressure. Would it surprise you to know that peer pressure actually can help people save money and change their spending habits? This Podcast Episode: Peer pressure can help consumers cut their spending by a whopping $600 a month, according to a new independent...

Duration:00:36:18

Bringing Your Big Business Dream to Life with Jessica Nazarali + Ask Shannah

6/8/2018
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Jessica Nazarali always had a big business dream - she knew she wanted to help people and be involved with personal development but wasn't sure how to execute that. When she started a blog about healthy food in 2011 she quickly realized that her dream could become a reality. She now runs a popular podcast called It Girl Radio and It Girl Academy to help other women realize their business dreams...but she definitely learned some money lessons along the way. On This Podcast Episode: Jessica...

Duration:00:46:11

A 12-Month Plan to Financial Freedom - Getting Invested with Danielle Town + Ask Shannah

6/5/2018
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I get sent a lot of books to review for the podcast - some great, some just ok. I sat down with Danielle Town's new book on a Friday afternoon, Invested - How Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger Taught Me to Master My Mind, My Emotions & My Money (with a little help from my dad), and I couldn't put it down until I read every last word! On This Podcast Episode: I've had a lot of cool and interesting podcast interviews but this chat with Danielle takes the cake. Her book is all about this...

Duration:00:50:18

What Nobody Tells You About Your Money

6/1/2018
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I've been fortunate enough to be a guest on a lot of different podcasts lately where I get to share my own money story. Inevitably, I'm always asked, "What is your best money advice." I love that question because it gives me a chance to talk about those things that seemingly no one talks about when it comes to your money. On This Podcast Episode: Working with people over the last 12 years, I've seen a lot about how people manage their finances - the good and not-so-good ways. What I have...

Duration:00:32:31

Conversations About Career & Money With No, You Go Podcast Hosts Jenn, Sara & Katel

5/29/2018
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I've been a fan of the No, You Go podcast for a while now and was so excited to be able to do a podcast swap. They are three badass women who share in frank, funny, and honest discussions about lots of issues in life that we're all trying to figure out. I'm also featured on their podcast talking about money taboos, the best financial advice to take and ignore, and dishing about the dreaded "b" (budgets) word. On This Podcast Episode: Jenn, Sara, and Katel (hosts of the No,You Go Podcast)...

Duration:00:50:50

It's All About Your Tribe - Millennial Music Chat With SHAED + Ask Shannah

5/24/2018
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News out of Washington D.C. is not the cheeriest these days almost midway through 2018, so it’s refreshing when electronic-pop trio SHAED (pronounced “shade”) has become a ray of sunlight on the nation’s capital evolving music scene – a badge of honor this young band wears proudly. Following in the footsteps paved by other notable D.C. area legends as Bad Brains, Fugazi and hall of famer Marvin Gaye, SHAED has their sights on a breakout year with an upcoming national tour and stellar new EP...

Duration:00:35:01

Ask shannah - I'm Moving Without a Job, Starting Grad School, & Just Got a Big Promotion

5/21/2018
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It's time to tackle some more of your Ask Shannah questions. On this podcast episode, I'm going to be giving some tips and suggestions for making cross-country moves, starting over somewhere fresh without a job and what to do with extra cash when you get a big promotion. On This Podcast Episode: I'm chatting about three awesome questions in this podcast episode. Tune in to hear my suggestions to these questions: Shout Out To Our Sponsor: Thanks to ZipRecruiter for sponsoring this...

Duration:00:33:07

From Financial Disadvantage to Being Empowered with Warren Hogarth + Ask Shannah

5/17/2018
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You'd think when you arrive in the U.S. getting set up financially would be easy. Not so fast. When Warren Hogarth of Empower came to the U.S. from Austrailia in 2004 he quickly realized he was at a disadvantage with all things financial - getting credit and building your credit was no easy task. On This Podcast Episode: I had a candid conversation with Warren about his transition to the U.S. and how "the system" attempted to keep him down when it came to his finances. Luckily, he's...

Duration:00:39:09

Saying I Do – Wedding Do’s and Don’ts with Bridechilla Host Aleisha McCormack

5/14/2018
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The average cost of a wedding in the U.S. is $33,391 according to Business Insider and from my experience, many of us spend money on items in our wedding that might not be the most beneficial to our bank account. I recently was a guest on Aleisha McCormak's Bridechilla podcast, so I figured it would great to have Aleisha share with you some of her favorite wedding do's and don'ts when it comes to spending your cash. On This Podcast Episode: She's a comedian and a TV presenter from the U.K....

Duration:00:40:44

U By Uniworld Has Changed Cruising Forever With Ellen Bettridge

5/10/2018
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Let’s face it, the cruise industry does even get what a traveler in their 40s wants to do, see, and explore and they certainly do not know what an experience is these days. Let alone an experienced millennial traveler in their 20s and 30s just like you. So when you're thinking about where to spend your travel dollars...if you're anything like me, you're looking for an experience. When we think of cruising usually old school visions of the 70s TV show the Love Boat might pop into our brains,...

Duration:00:32:17

Ask Shannah -What Are The Downsides To Extreme Personal Finance

5/7/2018
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I'm dedicating today's podcast episode to an Ask Shannah question that came in a couple of weeks ago from Tabitha and Robert: "Hey Shannah, I'm reading a lot of articles that talk about the extreme side of personal finance and I find myself falling prey to the stereotypes that I'm not succeeding in my finances unless I'm 100% debt-free and that just seems impossible to me. I read all these articles about people who are retiring by 40 and paying off massive amounts of debt, but I'm not sure...

Duration:00:28:05

Best Of Reboot - Are Your Fees Eating Your 401(k) With Chris Costello

5/3/2018
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Now that we're well past tax-time, I wanted to reboot an episode that will help you give your 401(k) a little love. It's quite possible that fees may be eating your 401(k) returns and you aren't even aware of it. There is a lot of confusion out there about how 401(k)s even work, let alone that some funds may be costing you a bundle. Let's demystify some of that! On This Podcast Episode: I'm rebooting one of our top episodes and chatting with a podcast guest that's always a favorite,...

Duration:00:48:49

Demystifying The New Marriage Trend - The Postnup with Jennifer Guimond-Quigley + Ask Shannah

4/30/2018
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Ok, let's get real for a minute here. We're all familiar with the term prenup, whether you're a fan or not. However, did you know that there is a new marriage trend - the postnuptial agreement? Just as it sounds, it's a legal agreement that is formed after you're married for a myriad of reasons. Let's go straight to the source, Chicago-based attorney Jennifer Guimond-Quigley to demystify this new marriage trend. On This Podcast Episode: As controversial as they might be, if you're...

Duration:00:46:22

Best of the Best Money Apps, Programs, Products and More

4/26/2018
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There are so many money apps and programs on the market that it's hard to know which one is the "best." Unfortunately, you usually have to try a few before you find the one that is going to be your money bff. Not to worry though, I've tried just about all of them and I'm giving you the down low on some of my favorites. On This Podcast Episode: I'm breaking down some of the best of the best money apps, programs, products and more. If you're looking for some new favs, check these out. Best...

Duration:00:44:05

Smart Money Tips For Every Generation + Ask Shannah - How Do I Find a Financial Planner

4/23/2018
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We have such a broad audience on this podcast, which is something I’m proud of. We've got listeners of all ages looking for some money wisdom. One thing that is universal, no matter what decade you find yourself in, is the desire to make smart money moves along the way. Who's with me? On This Podcast Episode: Have you ever wondered what you should be doing with your money, or focusing on, now that you're in your 20's, 30's, 40's and 50's? Truth is, many of these smart money tips work for...

Duration:00:32:20

When Two Roads Lead To One Path With The Young Fables

4/19/2018
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Whether you believe in karma or a higher power or just good old juju coming from the universe, sometimes two roads can lead to one path in our lives. That’s exactly what happened with my husband Jeff and myself a few years back and that’s what happened with this week’s musical guests, the Young Fables. Laurel Wright and Wes Lunsford (the Young Fables) are a dynamic duo of singer-songwriters that steadily has Music City talking about their unique and honest approach to songwriting, along...

Duration:00:42:33

How She Saved $85K In a Year with Jamila Souffrant

4/16/2018
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Saving money seems to be the Achilles heel for most of us. Either you can't seem to figure out how to get out of the endless paycheck-to-paycheck cycle or you are on the other end of the spectrum and saving so much that you're also not having a lot of fun in life. Saving money is one of the core personal finance principles but just like my guest, Jamila Souffrant, you have to figure out what you're saving money for in order to have fun with it. On This Podcast Episode: Jamila Souffrant,...

Duration:00:39:16

Ask Shannah – How Much Should I Have Invested At Certain Ages + Should I Make Weekly Credit Card Payments

4/12/2018
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The Ask Shannah questions are piling up so today I'm tackling two questions that I feel will resonate with you. On This Podcast Episode: Question #1 - How Much Should I Have Invested (and saved) At Certain Ages - while there are some common goals that are often suggested by personal finance experts, there isn't a hard-fast number for how much you should have invested and saved. Even if you haven't started yet, now is as good of a time as any. However, in the episode, I'm going to offer...

Duration:00:31:52