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Financial Rock Star with Scott Alan Turner is THE show to give you SIMPLE and ACTIONABLE advice on how to get out of debt, save money, build wealth, and retire early. The down-to-earth discussion about money is entertaining and inspiring whether you are earning your first dollar or are wondering where to stash a pile of cash. To be a part of the show and get your personal finance questions answered, head over to www.goaskscott.com. Scott became debt free at age 35 (no mortgage!) and has 15 years of personal financial knowledge. Now he wants to help you through his blogs, scopes, and podcast. If you like the podcast, please subscribe and leave a review.

Financial Rock Star with Scott Alan Turner is THE show to give you SIMPLE and ACTIONABLE advice on how to get out of debt, save money, build wealth, and retire early. The down-to-earth discussion about money is entertaining and inspiring whether you are earning your first dollar or are wondering where to stash a pile of cash. To be a part of the show and get your personal finance questions answered, head over to www.goaskscott.com. Scott became debt free at age 35 (no mortgage!) and has 15 years of personal financial knowledge. Now he wants to help you through his blogs, scopes, and podcast. If you like the podcast, please subscribe and leave a review.
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Financial Rock Star with Scott Alan Turner is THE show to give you SIMPLE and ACTIONABLE advice on how to get out of debt, save money, build wealth, and retire early. The down-to-earth discussion about money is entertaining and inspiring whether you are earning your first dollar or are wondering where to stash a pile of cash. To be a part of the show and get your personal finance questions answered, head over to www.goaskscott.com. Scott became debt free at age 35 (no mortgage!) and has 15 years of personal financial knowledge. Now he wants to help you through his blogs, scopes, and podcast. If you like the podcast, please subscribe and leave a review.

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Episodes

Grow A $1,000,000 401(k)

8/22/2019
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More evidence that you (YOU) can build a million dollar 401(k) or IRA - Can I add my 13-year-old to my credit card to help her build a credit history (Dan) - Where can I go for simple investment management (Courtney, Santa Cruz, CA) - I'm not using the cash envelope system to buy gas (Heather) - If you don't have cash, how do people pay for an emergency (Dorothy, Canada) - What do you think of junk bonds for income generation (Daniel, Live Stream) - Simple ways to save money on... -...

Duration:00:40:12

People Like You

8/21/2019
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How you can enjoy friends and family and still maintain frugal values. - Buying an RV? Buy used to get a deal. - What's better for emergency funds, a money market or online bank (Curt) - Is daily dollar cost averaging too extreme (Anon-o-mouse) - What can we do to avoid our pension not paying out (Cassandra, Oklahoma City, OK) - What was the Comcast low cost Internet service (Kristin) - Just paid off my car! (Sue, Sacramento, CA) - Yes, you can throw together a meal in just 5...

Duration:00:40:10

Steps To Recession Proof Yourself

8/20/2019
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What steps can you take to prepare for the next recession? - Are Plae sneakers worth the extra cost? - Are people using 'business' as an excuse to pay more for food delivery - An update on Legacy Box and how they are handling Scott's problem order. - Should I close down my unused credit cards (Brian, Phoenix, AZ) - How can I help my son from overdrafting his debit card (Mike) - Pros and cons of lease to own a house (Grady) - I have the option to take a severance package. What should I...

Duration:00:40:11

Buying and Owning A Dream Home

8/15/2019
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With borrowing cheaper than ever, becoming the Joneses has never been easier. Scott explains why wealth is often an illusion. - How can I make my money work for me as a 20-year-old (Mason) - What are your thoughts on tuition insurance (Selena, Potomac, IL) - How can I get my dad to have a will (Vanessa, Lincoln, NE) - If I don't escrow my property taxes what should I watch out for (Lisa) - No, nothing is plummeting except people's brains. - Where to find deals on government...

Duration:00:40:12

Tesla Fanboys Can't Do Math - Scott Rants

8/14/2019
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Yet another person who claims Tesla Model 3 electric car is 'saving' them money. Scott rants on why people can't do math and then wonder why they have no money. - How should I spend a windfall from an inheritance (Taylor, College Station, TX) - What can I do about a surprise bill I forgot was coming (Jenae, Georgetown, IL) - Can you explain my daughter's 529 plan (Megan, Cincinnati, OH) - What can I do about back taxes I owe (Miranda, Arlington, Virginia) - How do people divide up their...

Duration:00:40:12

Have More Money With Less Money

8/13/2019
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Why making small sacrifices now will lead to huge- HUGE - benefits later on. - Should I use my emergency fund to pay off the rest of my student loans (Crystal, FL) - What's the best way to learn about investing if I'm 70 (Ginger) - My brother will not stop borrowing money from me (Andrew, Plymouth, Massachusetts) - What are the biggest ways to save on a wedding (Mckenzi, Parts Unknown) - Should I sell some stock because of what's going on with China (Colby, Dartmouth, MA) - Why an...

Duration:00:40:10

The Dummies Guide To Being a Maroon

8/7/2019
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Today we have proof positive even the 'experts' are lousy investors. How to avoid their 'expertise' so you can keep your hard earned money and watch it grow. - What are the risks of buying a vacation property in another country (Beach Dreamer) - How can I sell my business? - When should I stop helping friends and family (Rick, TX) - Why I moved from a roboadvisor to a brokerage (Gandolf) - I can't figure out what my next career should be (Alice, United Kingdom) - Buying a home? This...

Duration:00:40:11

Overcoming Financial Frustration

8/6/2019
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Sarah is spending all of her money and is wondering why she is feeling so frustrated. Scott has the simple solution. - What to do with an old 529 plan (Nicole (Tallahassee, FL)) - What's going on with my alternative investments (Sawyer, Cheyenne, WY) - What are the penalties if I collect social security early (Gilbert) - What jobs allow me to work out of the country and have an income (Rachel) - My annuity fees are too high (Linda) - Are you falling for financial decoys? - The trick...

Duration:00:40:14

What Kids Are Learning About Money

8/1/2019
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The 2019 Personal Finance Scholarship Winners are announced, along with their amazing money lessons we can all learn from. - Is paying more for premium dog food worth it in the long run (Stuart, Washington) - Should I go back to a 9-5 or become a blogger (Jason) - I'm over being the lender and not the borrower (Lakisha) - Using food to figure out an investing strategy (KC, West Virginia) - Separate accounts aren't really separate accounts in the eyes of the law. Mentioned on the...

Duration:00:40:11

Don't Lose Money By Falling For This Sales Trick

7/31/2019
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How did a company convince a 90-year-old couple to buy a $150,000 timeshare? - I keep falling into debt and can never get back up (Cody, Saskatchewan) - If I use Credit Karma for credit monitoring do I need anything else (Andrew) - My business income is down and cash flow is bad (Timothy) - PayPal transferred money to a closed bank account and now I can't get it back (Jacinda, TX) - How can I pick the investments for a 401(k) and IRA (KC, West Virginia) - A new option for cord cutters...

Duration:00:40:12

How To Avoid Going BACK Into Debt

7/30/2019
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Questions everyone should ask before making a big financial decision. Even if you're debt-free. - What should I do with a $35,000 inheritance so it's not reported on FASFA (Nina, Orlando, FL) - How can I start investing in real estate with $5,000 save up (Joel) - Where can I check my credit score after I've consolidated some loans (Jay) - How to get your credit score (FICO score) for free. - Facing an eviction this person keeps their hopes up (Taylor, Ohio) - Listener tip to get rid of...

Duration:00:40:12

How To Make Money Fast With _____

7/25/2019
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The answer to the question of how to make money fast with all the different investing options. The secret revealed! - What do you think of the new Betterment savings plan (Ozzy, Oostburg, WI) - Is property tax protesting a way to save money - Are you entitled to money from the Equifax security breach? - Is there ever a benefit to leasing a car (Fabian) - Can you explain the cash envelope system (Aria, Boulder, CO) - What should I do with restricted stock units (Lloyd, Cincinnati,...

Duration:00:40:11

Millionaire Reacts to Kiplinger Personal Finance Magazine

7/24/2019
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The good and the bad of personal finance magazines and the information they give to readers. - What do you think of how I'm managing sequence of return risk (Mike, Winnipeg, Canada) - Best way to wrap coins (Jennifer, Facebook Group) - Are street signs for temp help legit (KZ) - What questions should I ask a potential financial advisor (Ric, San Antonio, TX) - I need some guidance on switching annuities (Linda, Virginia) - Why 401(k) fees matter - Are Oreos Part of a Mindful Diet -...

Duration:00:39:42

What Millionaires Talk About

7/23/2019
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When a bunch of people who started with nothing and are now millionaires come together, what do they talk about? - How can I earn money for a car if I'm 12 years old (Alia, UK) - Should I pay down my house if I plan on moving in 5-10 years (Matt) - How I got my husband on board with the budget (Edwina) - What budgeting software do you recommend and why (Edith) - I'm getting evicted in two days, what should I do (Taylor, Ohio) - Scott's daughter joins the show to discuss loaning...

Duration:00:39:43

Don't Fall For These Marketing Tricks

7/18/2019
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What are the tricks, traps and tactics salespeople and marketers use to get our money? Learn to recognize and fall for them. - How should you budget for pets (Lindsay) - How can I figure out my investment returns over time (Ross) - My father-in-law is butting in our finances (Noah, New Mexico) - My wife and I are debating 401(k)s vs Roth 401(k)s based on our tax bracket (Mohammad) - How do you choose between two different financial advisors (Sara, California) - What's can I do to...

Duration:00:39:41

How To Decide On Big Purchases

7/17/2019
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Making big purchases can be exciting and fun! It can also lead to stress and less wealth. Here's how to make the wise choice. - When is the best time to get a teenager a credit card (Joe) - What are some last minute interview tips (Antoinne, Atlanta, GA) - How can I insure a baseball card collection (Presley) - How can I stop splurging (Amaya, Kentucky) - My husband won't cut cable because of sports (Raegan, Jacksonville, FL) - Can I refinance a car I just bought (Athena, Maine) - How...

Duration:00:39:41

Beware the Death Dealers

7/16/2019
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"Why would you pay full price for a funeral so someone else can laugh all the way to the bank?" - Lincoln - Are certified used cars worth the extra money (Rodrigo) - How does Habitat for Humanity work to get a house (Batman) - Should I let my brokerage reinvest dividends (Mike, Zimmerman, MN) - Is there a good way to teach teens how to handle a debit card (Garrett) - Thanks for the tips on balancing spending and saving (Miguel) - Deals on SUVs and crossovers are available for car...

Duration:00:39:43

Have You Fallen For These Lies?

7/11/2019
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What question in your life have you been asked that changed your way of thinking? - I can't afford my apartment and am already working double shifts (Alyssa, TN) - How can I afford paying for college (Anne) - Money hack for paying monthly bills (Theo) - How do I help my 16-year-old-son manage his paycheck (Olive, Canada) - How can I get a secured credit card after a bankruptcy(Remington) - What is the right order to invest in for a 401(k) and Roth at age 51 (Katelynn, Canton, OH) -...

Duration:00:39:40

Are You Sure Your Insurance Will Cover You?

7/10/2019
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If you only have the minimum amount of car insurance, you don’t have enough. - How to decide if a car is safe enough to buy (Dante, New Jersey) - Are there university courses you should take to set yourself for better finances when you graduate (Vashni, Ontario, CA) - How can I avoid student loan debt if I don't have enough money (Lauren) - Should I get the 15% employee stock purchase plan discount if the stock has to be held for one year (Daniel) - Where to get renter/home owner...

Duration:00:39:42

Why Aren't People Taking Free Money?

7/9/2019
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This nudge could get your friends to start investing in their 401(k) - I’m two months into a car lease, is there a way I can get out of it (Erin) - Can you invest in both a Roth IRA and Roth 401(k) (McFly) - Why you shouldn't invest in penny stocks. - I'm in my 70's and my only source of income is my rental home (Cici) - How do I get over the fear of investing more (Jackie, Florida) - How many years can we go before we start investing (Paris, California) - Scott is proven right again,...

Duration:00:39:41