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Welcome to Deep Impact Investing with Kimberly Griego-Kiel from Horizons Sustainable Financial Services. In this podcast, we talk about sustainable investing and how your portfolio reflects your values. Do your investments seek accountability from corporations that govern more and more of our society? And even the lives we lead? Listen in as we explore the question: Are you investing like you give a damn?

Welcome to Deep Impact Investing with Kimberly Griego-Kiel from Horizons Sustainable Financial Services. In this podcast, we talk about sustainable investing and how your portfolio reflects your values. Do your investments seek accountability from corporations that govern more and more of our society? And even the lives we lead? Listen in as we explore the question: Are you investing like you give a damn?

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Welcome to Deep Impact Investing with Kimberly Griego-Kiel from Horizons Sustainable Financial Services. In this podcast, we talk about sustainable investing and how your portfolio reflects your values. Do your investments seek accountability from corporations that govern more and more of our society? And even the lives we lead? Listen in as we explore the question: Are you investing like you give a damn?

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English


Episodes

What You Should Know About The Current Water Crisis (Ep.75)

9/21/2022
Water is life. But right now, water is also a messenger. If you’re following the news, you know about the current water shortage, and how this situation is a warning sign of climate change. In this episode, Kimberly Griego Kiel unpacks everything around the current water scarcity while detailing some must-know action items along with … Continue reading What You Should Know About The Current Water Crisis (Ep.75) →

Duration:00:42:39

Banking on Success Or Failure (Ep. 74)

8/24/2022
Not every bank or mutual fund we give our money to has our environmental impact values in mind. In this episode, Kim Griego-Kiel takes a deep dive into how you can be smarter about where your money is going and who you invest with. She talks about banking and insurance alternatives that share ESG values … Continue reading Banking on Success Or Failure (Ep. 74) →

Duration:00:37:00

15 Questions To Quiz Your Financial Health (Ep. 73)

8/10/2022
Do you know where your financial health stands? In this episode of Deep Impact Investing, Kimberly Griego-Kiel talks about Horizons Sustainable Financial Services’ financial health quiz. She dives into all 15 questions for you to follow along and figure out your financial health score. Kim discusses: Why it’s important to not only know the value … Continue reading 15 Questions To Quiz Your Financial Health (Ep. 73) →

Duration:00:31:52

Deconstructing Misconceptions Around Money (Ep. 72)

7/27/2022
The rising cost of living is not just affecting the working class, but also those who are using their assets to support themselves throughout retirement. In this episode, Kim Griego-Kiel provides you with the rundown you need to strengthen your financial roadmap. Kim starts by unpacking the most common misconceptions about money followed by highlighting … Continue reading Deconstructing Misconceptions Around Money (Ep. 72) →

Duration:00:31:35

Prioritizing ESG Investments with Dr. Pooja Khosla (Ep. 71)

7/13/2022
Everything from the environment to resources, and even sustainability, has been impacted by current events, which in turn bring market volatility. How should we react to this? Should we be scared? Should the ESG markets be worried? In this episode, Kimberly Griego-Kiel talks with Entelligent’s executive vice president for client & product development, Dr. Pooja … Continue reading Prioritizing ESG Investments with Dr. Pooja Khosla (Ep. 71) →

Duration:00:37:15

Your Environmentally Sustainable Financial Services News Brief (Ep.70)

6/29/2022
A lot is going on in the world today, from climate change to active wars. But, how does it all affect us? In this episode, Kimberly Griego-Kiel breaks down some of today’s hot topics in the news. In an educational discussion, Kim addresses how these industry-related topics impact financial advisors and investors while unveiling the … Continue reading Your Environmentally Sustainable Financial Services News Brief (Ep.70) →

Duration:00:36:18

What You Should Know About Gender Lens Investing with Kristin Hull, Ph.D. (Ep.69)

6/1/2022
Looking at investing from a gender perspective uncovers the inequalities of the economy and reveals opportunities to create more effective and efficient systems. In this episode, Kimberly Griego-Kiel sits down with Kristin Hull, the founder, CEO & CIO of Nia Impact Capital. Kristin unveils the role gender plays in impact investing and highlights Nia’s portfolio … Continue reading What You Should Know About Gender Lens Investing with Kristin Hull, Ph.D. (Ep.69) →

Duration:00:35:39

A Conversation on Disability Rights & the ESG Community (Ep. 68)

5/18/2022
Over 15% of the world’s population lives with some kind of disability. However, disability issues and rights are often overlooked when we consider Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) issues. In this episode, Kim Griego-Kiel sheds light on disability rights and the lack of attention it receives in ESG conversations. She highlights why disability inclusion is … Continue reading A Conversation on Disability Rights & the ESG Community (Ep. 68) →

Duration:00:31:55

What You Should Know About Your Portfolio’s Exposure to Russia with Johann Klaassen & Sonia Kowal (Ep. 67)

5/4/2022
How do you hold individuals, investors, and larger companies accountable in a timely fashion when considering the conflict between Russia and Ukraine? Learn how you can support Ukrainians from an investing standpoint in this week’s episode of Deep Impact Investing. This week, Kimberly Griego-Kiel and Johann Klaassen welcome Sonia Kowal, President of Zevin Asset Management. … Continue reading What You Should Know About Your Portfolio’s Exposure to Russia with Johann Klaassen & Sonia Kowal...

Duration:00:32:21

Digital Transformations Within the Financial & ESG Industry With David Bennell (Ep. 66)

4/20/2022
Financial services are constantly evolving and becoming increasingly digital. Trading digital assets — whether it is ESG data, crypto, or other financial products (across centralized and decentralized finance platforms) — is starting to change the overall investment process. In this episode, Kimberly Griego-Kiel sits down with returning guest David Bennell, advisor at Transformational Investing in … Continue reading Digital Transformations Within the Financial & ESG Industry With David...

Duration:00:36:17

Must-Know Takeaways from the UN’s 2022 Climate Change Report (Ep. 65)

4/6/2022
While we may not see the effects of climate change in our everyday lives, its impact on our environment is increasing across the globe. In this episode, Kim Griego-Kiel sheds light on vulnerability and adaptation as two key points of the UN’s 2022 Climate Change Report. This report assesses the impacts of climate change, looking … Continue reading Must-Know Takeaways from the UN’s 2022 Climate Change Report (Ep. 65) →

Duration:00:34:40

The Truth About Food Systems Within the Impact Investing & Climate Change Industry (Ep.64)

3/23/2022
There is no question that climate change is affecting how we live on a global scale. The food and agriculture systems are no exception. They are connected to every area of impact investing. As food systems become less resilient, they will create bigger problems for our global markets. In this episode, Kimberly Griego-Kiel explains what … Continue reading The Truth About Food Systems Within the Impact Investing & Climate Change Industry (Ep.64) →

Duration:00:32:46

Gender Equality for a Sustainable Future (Ep. 63)

3/8/2022
Supporting women extends beyond bridging the gender inequality gap. It is also critical to support women to create sustainable developments and social change. In this episode, Kimberly Griego-Kiel talks about the importance of International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month. Along with that, Kim highlights the different ways it relates to impact investing. Kim teaches … Continue reading Gender Equality for a Sustainable Future (Ep. 63) →

Duration:00:35:05

Environmental Difference Makers in the Markets with Vicki Benjamin (Ep. 62)

2/16/2022
It’s no secret that we rely on nature to survive. Hence, putting in measures to save our environment and allow the cycle to continue is extremely important for not only our own future, but also for the future of the generations to come. In this episode, Kimberly Griego-Kiel sits down with Vicki Benjamin, co-founder and … Continue reading Environmental Difference Makers in the Markets with Vicki Benjamin (Ep. 62) →

Duration:00:34:52

ESG vs. Impact Investing — Here’s the Difference (Ep.61)

2/2/2022
2021 was a great year for sustainable and ESG investing and its ability to outperform traditional markets. However, it is important to understand the difference between ESG and impact investing when creating your portfolio. In this episode, Kimberly explores the main differences between SRI, ESG, and impact investing. Plus, she explains the importance of understanding … Continue reading ESG vs. Impact Investing — Here’s the Difference (Ep.61) →

Duration:00:40:12

Looking Towards a Positive 2022 with Aarón Garza and Johann Klaassen (Ep. 60)

1/19/2022
As the new year brings you new opportunities and goals, remember to look toward the positive in both your personal and professional life. In this episode, Kimberly Griego-Kiel sits down with Aarón Garza, vice president for operations and compliance at Horizons Sustainable Financial Services. Kim and Aarón discuss his family, his professional background, and ways … Continue reading Looking Towards a Positive 2022 with Aarón Garza and Johann Klaassen (Ep. 60) →

Duration:00:36:34

59. Empowering & Educating Girls for a Stronger Community With Priscilla Plummer

1/5/2022
Have you ever dreamed about changing careers and moving across the world? Priscilla Plummer, the founder of Global Sojourns Giving Circle (GSGC), made that dream her reality in 1990 when she moved across the world and traveled throughout the African continent. Using her travel experience and passion for philanthropy, she works to create an effective … Continue reading 59. Empowering & Educating Girls for a Stronger Community With Priscilla Plummer →

Duration:00:27:33

58. Bridging the Gap Between the ESG Investing and the Financial Industry With Jim Horlacher and Reem Fatayerji

12/15/2021
The gap between the mainstream financial world and the socially responsible investing arena may seem vast. But, believe it or not, there are ways to bridge the two. This is exactly what Kimberly Griego-Kiel discusses with her guests in this fourth and final episode of the ESG for Impact! miniseries. This week, Kimberly sits down … Continue reading 58. Bridging the Gap Between the ESG Investing and the Financial Industry With Jim Horlacher and Reem Fatayerji →

Duration:00:33:05

57. Sustainable Shareholder Advocacy with Leslie Samuelrich, Sam Adams, and Sarah Adams – Part 3

12/1/2021
For this episode of the four-part ESG for Impact! miniseries, Kimberly invites three difference-makers in sustainable shareholder advocacy to outline their unique focus on ESG investing and mutual funds. This week, Leslie Samuelrich, the president of Green Century Funds, and Kim explore plastic pollution, recycling, climate change, sustainable supply chains and how Leslie’s campaigns are … Continue reading 57. Sustainable Shareholder Advocacy with Leslie Samuelrich, Sam Adams, and Sarah...

Duration:00:30:12

56. Leadership & Community Investments as Crucial ESG Components — Part 2

11/17/2021
In October 2021, Kimberly Griego-Kiel took part in the ESG For Impact! Conference in Colorado Springs. Now back with part two of her ESG for Impact! miniseries, Kim welcomes George Gay, the CEO of First Affirmative Financial Network, and Ebony Perkins, Self-Help Credit Union’s Vice President and Director of Investor Relations. George and Kim explore … Continue reading 56. Leadership & Community Investments as Crucial ESG Components — Part 2 →

Duration:00:28:11