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Your Burning Money Questions - Answered!

In this episode we’re featuring you, our listeners! We’ve received lots of questions throughout the season and so wanted to answer a few of them live!. We answer your questions on how to navigate work/life balance, money mindset strategies, resources we recommend and much more. For resources mentioned, go to


Money & Life as a Disabled Adult With Yulia Stenshenko

In this episode we chat with Yulia Steshenko, a certified financial planner who is committed to inclusive financial planning and disability advocacy. We talk about how her disabilities and receiving government assistance has shaped her relationship with money, and why she still struggles with a need to prove herself to others. For resources mentioned, go to


How to Crush Your Financial (and Life) Goals with Ryan Hildebrandt

In this episode we chat with Ryan Hildebrandt, founder of Viral Message Lab, a company that helps writers craft their message for TED talks. Ryan shares a simple method he uses to achieve big goals, financially and in other areas in his life. We chat about what makes up his weekly review, and why this simple process can give you more confidence and permission to go after big scary goals. For resources mentioned, head to


How to Travel More With Dale Thomas Vaughn

You love the idea of traveling more often, but you’re scared at how much it’ll cost you. We sit down with Dale Thomas Vaughn, marketing director at AirTreks, a company that helps travelers arrange multi destination itineraries. We learn about how he’s made travel a priority and part of his lifestyle. We also talk about what is possible when we decide to say “yes” to opportunities, and how travel is really a tool for making the world a better place. For resources mentioned, head to...


How Money Myths Stop Us From Kicking Butt in Life

All of us have beliefs about money that we think are true about the world.. However, what if they are actually preventing us from enjoying our money and getting what it is we really want? In this episode, we explore common money myths and how they can prevent us from living our best lives. We share examples of how these have manifested in our own lives and what we’ve done to combat them. For resources mentioned, go to


Scaling a Service Based Business With Prerna Malik

We often think we need to work longer hours in order to scale our income. However, what happens when we turn that belief upside down? In this episode we chat with Prerna Malik, co-founder of Content Bistro, a company that writes content for entrepreneurs to help them convert potential clients into customers. We talk about what she did to turn her side business into a full-time venture when her husband fell ill, some of the mindset challenges she had to overcome when it came to growing her...


How to Give Without Guilt

We are told it is better to give than to receive, but what and how much should we give? Does giving money carry more weight than giving our time?? What if we feel we don’t have enough money or time? In this episode we chat about the benefits of giving, and share practical ways you can begin to find both time and money if giving is important. We talk about why we’ve personally felt that giving money seems more impactful than volunteering time, how our happiness levels change when we do...


Getting Financially Intimate With Your Spouse

Managing your finances can be tricky enough, but what happens when there’s someone in the picture? If you and your partner aren’t on the same page, what can you do to still have a happy marriage and talk about money without killing each other? We sit down with Andy Hill from the Marriage Kids and Money Podcast to talk about how couples can get on the same page when it comes to their finances. We chat about how fights about money aren’t really about money, how to communicate with your...


Overcoming the Financial Effects of Divorce With the Cash Wise Ex-Wives

Dealing with a divorce is challenging enough emotionally, but you’re also managing financial stress as well. How are you supposed to navigate these uncertainties in your life, both during and after a divorce? In this episode, we talk with Kayla and Shanah of Cash Wise Ex Wives, an online community where they help divorcees navigate money. For resources mentioned, head over to


The Power of Accountability

Do you find it hard to achieve your financial goals when there isn’t any accountability? To put it another way, do you find yourself skyrocketing your way to success when you have a rocking support system? In this episode, we talk about how finding like-minded community is crucial when making progress toward your financial goals. We also talk about how to engage in conversations with friend andfamily around money, and what to do if you’re worried about talking directly about...


Dealing With Money as an Artist or Creative With Jackie Lam

Does the whole starving artist mentality still ring true within the creative community? If so, how can artists and creatives (yes, the two are different) identify their limiting mindsets and learn to thrive while pursuing a career they love? In this episode we sit down with Jackie Lam, a freelance writer and advocate for creatives and artists. We talk about her relationship with money and the perceived conflicts artists feel around selling out and the starving artist mentality. For...


Commanding Our Worth

Why do we shrink and shy away when it comes to negotiating? Most importantly, how does not asking for what we’re worth hurt us not just now but also in the long run? In this episode, we talk about what commanding your worth means in practice, and how your feeling of self-worth impacts your ability to ask for more. We dive into the idea of rejection, and how someone saying “no’ to your offer doesn’t reflect who you are as a person. For resources mentioned in this episode, go to...


How we took the Entrepreneurial Leap

What do you do when you face the fear when actually quitting your job? What kind of mindset shifts do you need to make in order to not just survive, but thrive? We bear all in this episode - the good, the bad and the ugly - about what it’s been like starting and growing our businesses. Both of us get super specific about why we actually took the leap and our thought processes along the way. We also talk about how entrepreneurship, just like money, is simply a tool that can help us live...


Being True to Who You Are Can Help you Thrive Financially - An Interview With the Debt Free Guys

Worrying about money is stressful enough. But what if you weren’t using money in alignment with who you truly were because you didn’t feel comfortable being your authentic self?? In this episode, we sit down with The Debt Free Guys, John Schneider and David Auten. They are personal finance authors, bloggers, podcasters, and speakers, and are the only gay couple openly talking about money in the queer community. We talk about the financial expectations and challenges facing the LGBT...


Financial Follies of the Comparison Trap

Do you find yourself feeling bad or jealous when you see other’s “success”? In this episode, we talk about how comparing ourselves to others takes a toll on both our financial and emotional well-being. We talk about how “keeping up with the Joneses” has evolved and been exacerbated by social media, how to catch ourselves when we fall into the comparison trap, and how getting clear on our priorities and values allows us to break that cycle. For resources mentioned, go to...


Taking Financial Leaps of Faith With Jared Easley

Taking leaps of faith - Exciting? Hella scary? Worth it? All three? We sit down with Jared Easley, who has had to take many of these leaps to help grow Podcast Movement, the world’s largest podcast only conference with his business partner, Dan Franks. We talk about how to take leaps of faith, both financially and in our careers, and how you can approach these life changes when there is someone else in your life to consider. For resources mentioned in this episode go to...


Navigating Financial Expectations from Friends and Families

How can creating boundaries in our relationships help us thrive in our financial lives? In this episode, we talk about how to manage financial expectations and set boundaries with our friends and family. How does our confidence (or lack thereof) affect our ability to set boundaries? How can we move on from a friendship that is no longer serving us, financially or otherwise? And what are the positive outcomes we’ve experienced from creating our own financial boundaries? For resources...


Understanding our Unconscious Money Patterns

How do our beliefs about money affect how we handle and relate to it as adults? We explore how our experiences with money growing up influence how we manage it as adults. We talk about what money scripts are, why they are so important, and how to become more aware of our unconscious patterns so we can be more intentional and in control of our money. Sarah and Garrett dive into what they experienced growing up, and how those things had both a positive and negative impact on their personal...


How Fear And Confidence Affect Our Money Decisions With Jen Hemphill

How does your fear around money affect your decisions? What can we do to move away from fear and feel more confident in our money? In this episode we sit down with Jen Hemphill, a Money Confidence Coach, an AFC® (Accredited Financial Counselor), and host of the Her Money Matters® Podcast. We dive into how we can begin to shift our fears into being more confident in our financials lives. We also share how to incorporate self-care practices to relieve stress and fear (it doesn’t cost a...


How Money Can Help Us Create a More Meaningful Life With Leisa Peterson

What is a meaningful life and how can money become a tool to create it? In this episode, we sit down with Leisa Peterson, founder of WealthClinic and the host of the Art of Abundance podcast. We dive into how to define what a meaningful life looks like, how you know if you’re using money to achieve it, and the work we need to do in order to find meaning around money and our lives. For resources mentioned in the episode, go to