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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

467 Four Things To Get You To $1M In Your 401(k)

9/21/2018
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- How many 401(k) millionaires are there? You'd be surprised (Scott will tell you). Find out the four things you can do to become one too. - Scott rants on a new investing book which takes a quote out of context on the first page of the book! Listener questions: - Alexis is trying to share with her husband why a used car can be good for the family, and keep their kids safe. - Gandolf has a question on an article he read about credit freezes. - Adam is 44 and asks if he is on track for...

Duration:00:39:44

466 Ask This Question Always To Be Smart With Your Money

9/20/2018
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- Starr's kids often ask for money advice. Here's where you should turn before making big decisions that could come back to haunt you. - The best and worst places to live to become a millionaire. Good grief, the editors don't even know where Hawaii is. - StarLord is stuck at home but stress free because of his family's financial independence. An inspirational story to every listener. Listener questions: - Davis asks Scott's thoughts on if you should have $1M before buying a new car. -...

Duration:00:39:44

465: What To Do If You Have a Huge Problem Eating Out

9/18/2018
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- Food is one of your biggest expenses, so how do you keep from overspending on eating out and for groceries? Scott has the answer. - Every Well, a possible solution if you're sick and tired of being sick and tired. Listener questions: - Ron (YouTube) confirms the last 10 years have been a great time to be in the market. - Roberta (Stockton, GA) has an issue with her husband not being equal with the budget. - Crystal (Hot Springs, AK) asks for a good home insurance company and what kind...

Duration:00:39:44

464 Learning To Grow Money While You Don't Have Any

9/17/2018
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- Scott rants on bad journalists who are only telling half the story. Watch your money! - Things to consider when starting a business. Listener questions: - Heather (St. Paul MN) asks if the debt snowball or debt avalanche is better. - David (SoCal) has some stock options he wonders if he should keep. - DeShawna (Hartford, CT) is a bride on a budget and asks what is reasonable to spend on a wedding. - Roger wants tips on getting his wife on board with the early retirement...

Duration:00:39:44

463 Do You Know The Best Time To Start Investing?

9/14/2018
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- Fear keeps people from doing a lot of things, but for everyone who has been afraid to invest you'll want to hear the stories of the people who overcame their fear and built great wealth over the past ten years. - Scott rants on a Billionaire giving out fantastical advice about the future. Listener questions: - Mandy (London, UK) has $40,000 (UK) in debt and wants help with how to pay it off. - Anwar (South Africa) is 31-years-old and needs some help educating himself on getting out of...

Duration:00:39:44

462 Best Practices For Prioritizing Your Busy Life

9/12/2018
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- There is a huge difference in how much someone 'makes' vs. how much they take home and have in the bank. When you can identify the difference you can avoid some clever marketing tricks. - A new side gig pays $7,500 for 3 days of work. You won't believe what it is. Listener questions: - April (Florida) is having problems binging on buying stuff and breaking her spending plan. - Angel and her husband ask for techniques they can use to get out of debt quicker. - Justin asks about day...

Duration:00:39:44

461 What To Do When You're Bad At Money

9/10/2018
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- Everyone is bad at money at some time or another in their life, right? Scott shares the first step in figuring out how to improve any situation you are in. Listener questions: - Aida (California) asks about borrowing from a 401(k) to pay off debt. - Juan is a 24-year-old college student with $1,000 to invest. - Grace is 31 and feels like a big failure. Scott tries to convince her she is not. Also mentioned on the show: - Red alert warning - fake check scams have cost people $25...

Duration:00:39:44

460 Don't Get Run Over By Your Decisions

9/7/2018
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- Scott's neighbor Bob used to step out in front of speeding cars to get them to slow down. The result might surprise you. - DaMama will inspire you to take things one small step at a time, if that's all you can do for now. - Theranos is DRT - Dead Right There. Lessons learned from this giant investment scam. Listener questions: - JB (Charlotte, NC) asks about the high fees in his target date fund and wants to know if there is a better option. - David (Seattle, WA) is age 68 and asks...

Duration:00:39:44

459 How To Talk About Money

9/5/2018
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- Scott shares a simple way to start money conversations and avoid that awkward feeling. - The inspiring story of a 50-year-old getting his first chance at being a major league baseball coach. Listener questions: - Gwen wants to know if Scott is taking on clients. - Val (Quebec, Canada) just got a master's degree and has a question on investing. - Lando (New York City, NY) is getting married and asks for tips on combining finances. Also mentioned on the show: - Alexandria (Atlanta,...

Duration:00:39:44

458 These People Are Winning With Money

9/3/2018
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- Scott and Katie share stories of people that are sure to inspire you. Priscilla Michelle S. Debtfree Dreemin Ashley (Dallas, TX) Michelle The Frugal RN Kristina Christine Amber

Duration:00:39:44

457 Please, Ask Me A "Stupid" Question

8/31/2018
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- Scott rants on people who act higher than everyone just because they know have the knowledge others don't. - Water cooler moment - can you explain inflation? Most people can't but after this you'll be able to. Listener questions: - Alison asks if it's normal for investment companies to not be FDIC insured. - Jim's girlfriend just got a car loan and he's trying to help her see the value of financial independence. - Daniel discovers why saving is important. Also mentioned on the...

Duration:00:39:44

456: Discover How To Avoid Spending Splurges

8/29/2018
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- Scott reports on his recent visit to the mall and how to avoid all the temptations like new shoes and a Cinnabon! - Check out this app which tells you where kids can eat free. Listener questions: - DaMama asks about keeping unused credit cards open and if she should have a debit card for her investment account. - Armani (Canada) asks if there is a similar service to Vanguard. - Jason shares how his in-laws went bankrupt as real estate investors during the last recession. - Adam has a...

Duration:00:39:44

455: Why You're Better Off When You Don't Have To Write Checks Every Month

8/27/2018
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- Big J has some big savings and is a millionaire! Discover how his family did it. - How spending $28,000 cost one 30-year old a million dollars. Avoid this catastrophic mistake! Listener questions: - Dany (Mount Vernon, NY) has maxed out the savings for his retirement accounts (WooHoo!) and asks about a cost effective way of getting a CFP. - Hammer Time shares his thoughts on saving/investing for young kids. - Denise read an article about how she would end up paying more money if she...

Duration:00:39:44

454B: Growing Up Poor And Budgeting Your Way Out

8/24/2018
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- Reva has learned how to spend and budget by watching her parents make bad decisions. Hear how you too can choose success. - Nila filed for bankruptcy and just finished paying off her student loans. She is in the band! - You could be doubly underwater on a car and end up owing a big bill. Listener questions: - Jason wants to know the pros/cons of the no debt crowd vs. good debt crowd. - Joe asks about annuities and if they are good for saving. - Shane is thinking about having his...

Duration:00:39:44

453: Learn How To Not Get Lost With Your Money

8/22/2018
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- Scott is back from vacation with a story on how to not get lost on your path to financial freedom. - Katie gets a new travel credit card and shares the pros/cons of it. - JT's extended family is constantly scheduling budget busting activities and he asks for advice on what to do. - Kirstie (Coffeeville, KS) is age 25 and wants some advice on pre-paying the interest on student loans. - Neo (YouTube) suggests borrowing from a 401(k) and using the money to invest in rental properties. Is...

Duration:00:39:44

452: YUMO! Are Any Foods Good For Your Wallet?

8/20/2018
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Yep, Scott's still on vacation today. Last short show until we return! - Rachel Ray (celebrity chef) is under fire for her nutritious pet foods. Is this about nutrition or unfair competition? Follow the money so you're not deceived by clever marketers after your money.

Duration:00:08:49

451: Are You Looking At Money The Right Way?

8/17/2018
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Scott's on vacation this week, but we have a mini show until he returns. - Nathan provides three very important money lessons so you can have more than a middle class mindset.

Duration:00:08:48

450: How Much Sweat Does It Take To Buy Stuff?

8/15/2018
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Scott's on vacation this week, but we have a mini show until he returns. Nobody can remember what this show was about. Probably something to do with money.

Duration:00:08:49

449: 60 Second Retirement Planning

8/13/2018
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Scott's on vacation this week, but we have a mini show until he returns. - Maria and Matt (UK) want to pay off their mortgage and ask for Scott's thoughts on their retirement plan. Using the Rule of 25 you can guestimate how much you need to not outlive your money over 30 years.

Duration:00:08:35

448: How To Turn Your Financial Life Around

8/10/2018
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- Sydney is our second personal finance scholarship winner. She found the key to the fountain of money and shares it. - Michelle shares when brand names DO matter. - Steve asks about his 457 plan and if he can withdraw the money without penalty. - The penny pincher girlfriend asks if her partner should save money in his 401(k). - Will you be prepared to pay $6,000 a month for your aging parents? - Debt Free Mum of 3 shares her August goals.

Duration:00:39:44