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063: How to Choose the Best Travel Credit Card
Jun 16, 201812:07
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063: How to Choose the Best Travel Credit Card
Jun 16, 201812:07
Quick Pop - Allison Baggerly from InspiredBudget.com
Jun 6, 201803:59
062: How Allison and Her Husband Paid Off $111,000 of Debt
Jun 6, 201814:40
2018 Listener Goals - Vol. 4
May 28, 201806:13
060: Checking in on Our 2018 Goals
May 22, 201808:02
059: The Side Hustle Multiplier
May 17, 201810:11
Quick Pop - Jason Wealth Hound
May 11, 201805:11
058: Dead Fish Cleanup Hustle with Jason from TheWealthHound.com
May 11, 201816:31
057: Side Hustles Take Real Hustle with Bobbi Rebell
Apr 30, 201816:00
Bonus: Our Student's Financial Health Matters
Apr 30, 201811:35
Bonus Quick Pop with Jamila From Journey to Launch
Apr 30, 201804:34
056: The Other Side of the Side Hustle with Jamila Souffrant
Apr 30, 201818:33
055: Taking Your Side Hustle Full Time with Maggie Germano
Apr 21, 201813:32
054: Tax Tips for the Side Hustler with the Bookkeeping Artist
Apr 9, 201815:23
053: Last Minute Tax Tips with Lindsay Ferguson from America Saves
Apr 5, 201815:57
052: Side Hustling with the Financial Panther
Apr 3, 201812:21
051: Following Investors You Trust with KINFO
Mar 29, 201807:56
050: Celebrating 50 Freshly Popped Episodes!
Mar 26, 201812:34
049: 5 Simple Steps to Help You Start Travel Hacking with Lee from Bald Thoughts - Part 2
Mar 20, 201813:44
048: 5 Simple Steps to Help You Start Travel Hacking with Lee from Bald Thoughts - Part 1
Mar 13, 201813:14
047: How Expert Advice Can Harm Your Money with Jen Hemphill
Mar 8, 201808:55
America Saves Week - Day 6 - Saving with Family
Mar 3, 201807:49
America Saves Week - Day 5 - Save the Extra
Mar 3, 201805:42
America Saves Week - Day 4 - Save to Retire
Mar 1, 201806:53
America Saves Week - Day 3 - Save for a Rainy Day
Mar 1, 201807:37
America Saves Week - Day 2 - Automate Your Savings
Mar 1, 201811:02
America Saves Week - Day 1 - Save with a Plan
Mar 1, 201803:35
2018 Listener Goals – Vol. 3 – Buying a Home
Feb 26, 201804:53
Welcome to Popcorn Finance!
Feb 24, 201800:31
045: Add Some Spunk to Your No Spend Challenge with Jen Smith
Feb 24, 201814:50
044: Start Your Valentine's Day with a Couple Money Talk ft. Elle Martinez
Feb 24, 201819:39
043: The Family 401K with Bill Dwight
Feb 24, 201812:08
042: Life Outside of the Banking System with Chris Hutchins & Rob Erich
Feb 24, 201822:45
041: Free Tax Preparation with Megan Brinsfield
Feb 24, 201811:45
040: Popping 7 Figures with Hélène from FreeToPursue.com
Feb 23, 201813:03
039: 2018 Listener Goals Vol. 2
Feb 22, 201806:42
038: Our $27,000 Debt Story Part 3
Jan 30, 201815:54
037: Figuring Out Your Income & Expenses
Jan 13, 201823:33
036: 2018 Listener Goals Vol 1
Jan 2, 201806:41
035: Living Tax Free While Traveling the World
Dec 31, 201710:34
034: Our $27K Debt Story Pt. 2
Dec 23, 201717:39
033: Broke Millennial
Dec 12, 201718:28
031: Sharing Your Debt Story with Liz Weston
Nov 28, 201712:39
030: Mapping Out Your Money
Nov 21, 201708:55
029: Paying Off Over $100k of Debt with the Thrifty Couple
Nov 16, 201712:26
028: HELP! I’m Young with No Credit
Nov 15, 201706:51
027: When the Money’s Good
Oct 31, 201710:09
026: Being Broke Made Me Rich
Oct 24, 201704:00
025: How to Get Free Amazon Kindle Ebooks
Oct 9, 201706:35
024: Mint Flavored Budget
Oct 2, 201706:35
023: Investing 101 - Diversification
Sep 25, 201708:58
022: Should I Pay Off My Credit Cards?
Sep 18, 201707:28
021: The Equifax Hack
Sep 9, 201712:21
020: Top 3 Fun Ways to Spend Money
Sep 4, 201730:59
019: Getting Creative with Bank Accounts
Sep 1, 201709:25
018: Investing 101 - Stock Market Index
Aug 26, 201708:08
017: Automating Your Finances
Aug 16, 201708:10
016: Investing 101 - Bonds Extra Credit
Aug 11, 201707:06
015: Investing 101 - Bonds
Aug 1, 201707:20
014: Investing 101 - Stocks
Jul 29, 201708:33
013: Enjoying the NBA on a Budget
Jul 23, 201722:04
012: The Importance of Saving
Jul 19, 201705:56
011: Credit Score Envy
Jul 14, 201702:46
010: Hard vs. Soft Credit Inquiry
Jul 12, 201705:52
009: The Business of Marijuana
Jul 10, 201719:30
008: Paying to Repair Credit
Jul 7, 201706:31
007: Credit Card Junk Mail
Jul 6, 201707:51
006: Credit Score Myths PT.2
Jul 4, 201704:25
005: Credit Score Myths PT.1
Jul 4, 201706:10
004: Your Financial Journey w/ Jamila from JourneyToLaunch.com
Jul 2, 201717:56
001: Evolution of Our Credit System
Jul 1, 201715:26
003: The 5 FICO Score Factors
Jun 30, 201713:51
002: Birth of the Credit Score
Jun 29, 201712:11
063: How to Choose the Best Travel Credit Card
Our favorite travel guy, Lee from BaldThoughts.com, returns to help us find the best travel credit card. Learn where to start, when an annual fee is worth it and Lee’s thoughts on cash back versus points credit cards.
12:07
June 16, 2018
Quick Pop - Allison Baggerly from InspiredBudget.com
Latest episode of Popcorn Finance
03:59
June 8, 2018
062: How Allison and Her Husband Paid Off $111,000 of Debt
Allison from InspiredBudget.com shares how she and her husband paid off $111,000 in Debt over the course of 4.5 years. They reached this huge accomplishment while living on two teachers salaries, having two kids and paying for childcare which we all know is crazy expensive. Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/62
14:40
June 6, 2018
2018 Listener Goals - Vol. 4
Today we are going to be taking a look at some listener goals that are centered around their businesses.  That may mean starting something new, or just trying to make some improvements to what they already have going on.   So join me for a quick bag of popcorn as we hear from some great listeners who have set some awesome goals for themselves.  Listen to the whole series using the link below https://popcornfinance.com/2018goals
06:13
May 28, 2018
060: Checking in on Our 2018 Goals
A Twitter conversation with Ambus sparked today's episode. It's time to check in on those 2018 financial goals we all set back on January 1st. Whether good or bad, it's always a good idea to see what progress you have made. Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/60
08:02
May 22, 2018
059: The Side Hustle Multiplier
Today we are wrapping up the Popcorn Finance Side Hustle Series with the help of a call from listener Curt. Curt shares a couple of the side hustles he is currently working on along with a few additional tips. Special thanks to Michael for sending in that great message that you heard at the beginning of the episode! Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/SideHustle
10:11
May 17, 2018
Quick Pop - Jason Wealth Hound
Special Bonus Quick Pop Episode with Jason From TheWealthHound.com. This is a quick and fun rapid fire question session.
05:11
May 12, 2018
058: Dead Fish Cleanup Hustle with Jason from TheWealthHound.com
Jason shares a side hustle story that would send most people with a strong sense of smell running the other way. Two teenagers, a pick up truck and a beach full of dead fish made for a lucrative new side hustle. You can learn more about Jason by visiting TheWealthHound.com Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/SideHustle
16:31
May 11, 2018
057: Side Hustles Take Real Hustle with Bobbi Rebell
When it comes to the Side Hustle, we often forget that the "Hustle" is the key to your success. Author and award winning TV anchor Bobbi Rebell shares how her desire for a better work life balance pushed her to work hard on her side hustle all while working full time.
16:00
May 4, 2018
Bonus: Our Student's Financial Health Matters
April 25th, 2018 is Financial Health Matters Day, a.k.a. #FinHealthMatters Day. This day was created by CFSI to bring attention to America’s financial health. This year the focus is specifically on the financial health of our students.
11:35
May 3, 2018
Bonus Quick Pop with Jamila From Journey to Launch
Trying something new! Special Bonus Quick Pop Episode with Jamila From Journey to Launch. This is a quick and fun rapid fire question session.
04:34
May 1, 2018
056: The Other Side of the Side Hustle with Jamila Souffrant
Every side hustle you try isn't guaranteed to work out or fit your lifestyle. But that doesn't mean you can't learn something from the experience. Jamila Souffrant, from JourneytoLaunch.com and host of the Journey to Launch podcast, joins me to share her story of a side hustle that didn't go as planned. Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/SideHustle
18:33
April 30, 2018
055: Taking Your Side Hustle Full Time with Maggie Germano
Maggie Germano turned her passion for empowering women in to a side hustle & eventually her full time job. In this episode Maggie shares how despite not being a risk taker, her lack of fulfillment in her day job led her to step outside of her comfort zone & try something new. This a great example of how a side hustle can help you find your true passion. You can learn more about Maggie by visiting MaggieGermano.com or following her on Instagram Facebook Twitter Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/55
13:32
April 21, 2018
054: Tax Tips for the Side Hustler with the Bookkeeping Artist
Starting a side hustle is a great way to bring in some extra income, but it is not tax free. Katherine Pomerantz from BookKeepingArtist.com popped by to share some great tips to help you get your side hustle tax situation in order. PopcornFinance.com/SideHustle
15:23
April 9, 2018
053: Last Minute Tax Tips with Lindsay Ferguson from America Saves
Have you filed your taxes yet? The April 17th tax filing deadline is quickly approaching and just because you think you shouldn't file isn't a good excuse to let this day pass you by.   Lindsay Ferguson from America Saves "popped" by to share some last minute tax tips and a few reasons why you should file a tax return even if you think you aren't entitled to a refund. Visit SaveYourRefund.com and AmericaSaves.org for more amazing resources to help you increase your savings. Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/53 
15:57
April 5, 2018
052: Side Hustling with the Financial Panther
Kevin, creator of FinancialPanther.com, is a lawyer by day, expert side hustler by night. We sit and discuss his passion for taking on side hustles such as Wag!, Postmates and Airbnb, all while still working his full time job. Take the quick 1 minute Popcorn Finance Survey at PopcornFinance.com/Survey
12:21
April 3, 2018
051: Following Investors You Trust with KINFO
Have you ever looked at your investment account and wanted to know how your choices compare to other investors that you respect and trust? Karl joined me at a table in the middle of the FinCon conference floor to discuss his app KINFO which helps you do just that.
07:56
March 29, 2018
050: Celebrating 50 Freshly Popped Episodes!
We made it to Episode 50!!! Who would have thought 9 months ago that we would be here?  Thank you so much for sticking with me and listening.  In today's episode I reflect back on how I started Popcorn Finance, recording with two other guys in a hot sound booth and the future of Popcorn Finance. To help me make the next 50 episodes the best they can be I've made a really short survey to find out what you would like to see in the future from Popcorn Finance.  The survey is super short and will only take a minute to complete, but it will have a huge impact on what you see down the road. Click Here to take quick survey PopcornFinance.com/50 Thanks for your feedback!!!
12:34
March 26, 2018
049: 5 Simple Steps to Help You Start Travel Hacking with Lee from Bald Thoughts - Part 2
Lee from BaldThoughts.com sat with me for a bag of popcorn and to share his 5 Simple Steps to help you start Travel Hacking. You may be wondering, what is travel hacking? Travel hacking, in very simple terms, is the process of strategically using credit card rewards and sign up bonuses to help you travel for free or pretty close to it. I know I may be over simplifying it so make sure you take a listen to the episode and also check out the great page that Lee has set up specifically for Popcorn Finance listeners to help you get started. BaldThoughts.com/popcorn Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/48
13:44
March 20, 2018
048: 5 Simple Steps to Help You Start Travel Hacking with Lee from Bald Thoughts - Part 1
Lee from BaldThoughts.com sat with me for a bag of popcorn and to share his 5 Simple Steps to help you start Travel Hacking.   You may be wondering, what is travel hacking?  Travel hacking, in very simple terms, is the process of strategically using credit card rewards and sign up bonuses to help you travel for free or pretty close to it. I know I may be over simplifying it so make sure you take a listen to the episode and also check out the great page that Lee has set up specifically for Popcorn Finance listeners to help you get started. BaldThoughts.com/popcorn   Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/48
13:14
March 13, 2018
047: How Expert Advice Can Harm Your Money with Jen Hemphill
It can be very helpful to seek out the advice of an expert, especially when it comes to your money. But sometimes a one size fits all solution isn't what's best for you and your financial situation. Jen Hemphill from Her Money Matters joins me to discuss understanding your personal money needs. Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/47
08:55
March 8, 2018
America Saves Week - Day 6 - Saving with Family
It's America Saves Week! Take a listen to a special podcast episode & join me in taking the America Saves Pledge by visiting PopcornFinance.com/AmericaSaves. Once you take the pledge you'll have a chance to earn up to $750 towards your savings goal! Plus one Popcorn Finance listener will win a $100 gift card!
07:49
March 4, 2018
America Saves Week - Day 5 - Save the Extra
It's America Saves Week! Take a listen to a special podcast episode & join me in taking the America Saves Pledge by visiting PopcornFinance.com/AmericaSaves. Once you take the pledge you'll have a chance to earn up to $750 towards your savings goal! Plus one Popcorn Finance listener will win a $100 gift card!
05:42
March 3, 2018
America Saves Week - Day 4 - Save to Retire
It's America Saves Week! Take a listen to a special podcast episode & join me in taking the America Saves Pledge by visiting PopcornFinance.com/AmericaSaves. Once you take the pledge you'll have a chance to earn up to $750 towards your savings goal! Plus one Popcorn Finance listener will win a $100 gift card!
06:53
March 2, 2018
America Saves Week - Day 3 - Save for a Rainy Day
It's America Saves Week! Take a listen to a special podcast episode & join me in taking the America Saves Pledge by visiting PopcornFinance.com/AmericaSaves. Once you take the pledge you'll have a chance to earn up to $750 towards your savings goal! Plus one Popcorn Finance listener will win a $100 gift card!
07:37
March 2, 2018
America Saves Week - Day 2 - Automate Your Savings
It's America Saves Week! Take a listen to a special podcast episode & join me in taking the America Saves Pledge by visiting PopcornFinance.com/AmericaSaves. Once you take the pledge you'll have a chance to earn up to $750 towards your savings goal! Plus one Popcorn Finance listener will win a $100 gift card!
11:02
March 1, 2018
America Saves Week - Day 1 - Save with a Plan
It's America Saves Week! Take a listen to a special podcast episode & join me in taking the America Saves Pledge by visiting PopcornFinance.com/AmericaSaves. Once you take the pledge you'll have a chance to earn up to $750 towards your savings goal! Plus one Popcorn Finance listener will win a $100 gift card!
03:35
March 1, 2018
2018 Listener Goals – Vol. 3 – Buying a Home
Welcome to Vol. 3 in our 2018 Listener Goals Series! The callers in this episode are prepping for probably the biggest purchase of their lives, buying a home. Big thanks to the following listeners featured in this episode –Rex Barrett –Nick True -Christopher Robins Listen to the whole series at PopcornFinance.com/2018Goals Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/46
04:53
February 26, 2018
Welcome to Popcorn Finance!
Welcome to the Popcorn Finance Podcast! Thanks for joining me!
00:31
February 24, 2018
045: Add Some Spunk to Your No Spend Challenge with Jen Smith
One of my goals for 2018 is to read 12 new books. I started the year off with The No-Spend Challenge Guide by Jen Smith. I enjoyed the book so much that I reached out to the author to see if she would come on the podcast, and she agreed! So in this episode I sit with Jen from SavingWithSpunk.com to discuss her book and doing a No Spend Challenge. Check out Jen's newest book Meal Planning on a Budget! And her first book The No-Spend Challenge Guide! Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/45
14:50
February 24, 2018
044: Start Your Valentine's Day with a Couple Money Talk ft. Elle Martinez
Valentine's Day is a time for romance, right? Well there is nothing romantic about an awkward money conversation with your significant other. Elle Martinez from CoupleMoney.com is here to help you break the ice in order to confidently & comfortable discuss your finances together. Check out Elle's book Jump Start Your Marriage & Your Money using the link below PopcornFinance.com/CoupleMoney
19:39
February 24, 2018
043: The Family 401K with Bill Dwight
Bill Dwight from FamZoo.com sat with me to discuss how he's using a traditional retirement account in an unconventional way to help his kids save for retirement. Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/43
12:08
February 24, 2018
042: Life Outside of the Banking System with Chris Hutchins & Rob Erich
Chris Hutchins from Grove and Rob Erich from MoneyNomad.com sat with me at the hood of a VW Bug to discuss their experience going through the FinX program hosted by CFSI. The FinX program gives participants the opportunity to go out in to the world and experience life from the perspective of someone left outside of the banking system. Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/42
22:45
February 24, 2018
041: Free Tax Preparation with Megan Brinsfield
The Popcorn Finance resident tax expert and friend of the show Megan Brinsfield, Director of Financial Planning at Motley Fool Wealth Management, returns just in time for tax season. If you or someone you know is in need of Free Tax Preparation then make sure you listen to this episode. Megan goes over some amazing programs that are really helping communities in need prepare their taxes correctly and for FREE! Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/41
11:45
February 24, 2018
040: Popping 7 Figures with Hélène from FreeToPursue.com
Helene from FreetoPursue.com sat with me for a few minutes at FinCon to discuss financial independence, her journey, her setbacks and a huge milestone in her financial life. Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/40
13:03
February 23, 2018
039: 2018 Listener Goals Vol. 2
Welcome to Vol. 2 in our 2018 Listener Goals Series! Today we take on savings. Whether you are saving up so that you can tell your boss you're never coming back or just to give yourself some more financial security, together we discuss our savings goals for 2018. Big thanks to the following listeners featured in this episode -Helene -Ileane -Irene -Jamila -P.T.
06:42
February 22, 2018
038: Our $27,000 Debt Story Part 3
Part 3
15:54
January 30, 2018
037: Figuring Out Your Income & Expenses
Here is another fun interview from FinCon 2017. I'm joined by Marcus Garrett, one half of the Paychecks & Balances team. Together we tackle a call from "Pers" on understanding fixed expenses and disposable income.   Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/37   Help support the show for free at PopcornFinance.com/Support   Connect with me Instagram -@PopcornFinancePodcast Twitter - @PopcornFinance Facebook - Popcorn Finance   Outro Music By Buddha by Kontekst https://soundcloud.com/kontekstmusic Creative Commons — Attribution 3.0 Unported— CC BY 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b... Music provided by Audio Library https://youtu.be/b6jK2t3lcRs
23:33
January 13, 2018
036: 2018 Listener Goals Vol 1
This is a series highlighting the 2018 financial goals of members of the Popcorn Finance community. In the first episodes we take a look at goals centered around paying off debt. Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/36 Big thanks to the following listeners featured in this episode -Lauren -Reesh -PERS -Jessie -Victoria -Anthony  Help support the show at PopcornFinance.com/Support  Instagram -@PopcornFinancePodcast Twitter - @PopcornFinance Facebook - Popcorn Finance
06:41
January 2, 2018
035: Living Tax Free While Traveling the World
Listener Mack Hackett was the Most Engaged Listener on the Popcorn Finance Anchor Station for four days in a row.  For this amazing feat I promised Mack an episode based around the topic of his choice.   Of course Mack hit me with a topic that I knew nothing about, the Foreign Earned Income Exclusion.  So I brought is Megan Brinsfield, Director of Financial Planning at Motley Fool Wealth Management, to help break down what the FEIE is all about. See Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/35
10:34
December 31, 2017
034: Our $27K Debt Story Pt. 2
This week we pick up where we left off a couple of weeks ago on episode 032.  In part 2 of my conversation with "K" we discuss some of the things that got us into over $27,000 in debt and what were those purchases that we really enjoyed.
17:39
December 23, 2017
033: Broke Millennial
This week Erin Lowry joins me for a bag of popcorn.  Erin is the founder of BrokeMillennial.com and the author of the book Broke Millennial.  We discuss some techniques to improve how you save and why you need more balance in your financial life. Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/33 Support the Podcast at PopcornFinance.com/Support Connect with me Instagram -@PopcornFinancePodcast Twitter - @PopcornFinance Facebook - Popcorn Finance
18:28
December 12, 2017
031: Sharing Your Debt Story with Liz Weston
I had the privilege to sit down with the one and only Liz Weston of NerdWallet.com and AskLizWeston.com.  I first met Liz when she interviewed me and my wife for an article she was writing on the vicious debt cycle in which many people find themselves.  So when I found out that she would also be at FinCon I knew I had to find a way to have her on the podcast. Find Full Show Notes at PopcornFinance.com/31
12:39
November 28, 2017
030: Mapping Out Your Money
Nick True, Social Media Manager for FinCon and the founder of MappedOutMoney.com.  Joins me to discuss how he started working for FinCon and how he & his wife handle their finances while living a non-traditional lifestyle traveling across the US. Find show notes at PopcornFinance.com/030 Find out more about Nick True at: Instagram - @NickDTrue Youtube - Mapped Out Money Connect with me Instagram -@PopcornFinancePodcast Twitter - @PopcornFinance Facebook - Popcorn Finance
08:55
November 21, 2017
029: Paying Off Over $100k of Debt with the Thrifty Couple
Alex & Cassy from TheThriftyCouple.com join me on today's episode live from FinCon in Dallas, TX.  They share their amazing journey of accumulating & then paying off over $100,000 in debt.  Also in the process of tackling this debt Alex & Cassy developed a debt repayment technique that would eventually turn into their book The 2% Rule To Get Debt Free. PopcornFinance.com/29   Connect with me Instagram -@PopcornFinancePodcast Twitter - @PopcornFinance Facebook - Popcorn Finance
12:26
November 16, 2017
028: HELP! I’m Young with No Credit
Marvin called in wanting to know what a young person just starting out should do to establish credit.  Marvin is already ahead of the game & recently obtained a secured credit card.  We explore secured credit cards & how paying your rent can also help you establish credit.   PopcornFinance.com/28
06:51
November 15, 2017
027: When the Money’s Good
Tyler from WhenTheMoneysGood.com shares what it's like living in one of the most expensive cities in the U.S. just out of college.
10:09
October 31, 2017
026: Being Broke Made Me Rich
Sometimes we learn the most during our most difficult times. Today's episode was inspired by one of my favorite Hip-Hop artists, Lecrae, & one of his latest songs, Broke.
04:00
October 24, 2017
025: How to Get Free Amazon Kindle Ebooks
I found a new fortress of solitude & it's called the public library. Little did I know that it would come with an extra perk.
06:35
October 9, 2017
024: Mint Flavored Budget
I received two great calls with a minty connection. Today we discuss budget tools & a potential business opportunity.
06:35
October 2, 2017
023: Investing 101 - Diversification
“You should diversify your portfolio.” We’ve all probably heard this before. But what does this actually mean? Join me today as we discuss what diversification is and why it’s important.
08:58
September 25, 2017
022: Should I Pay Off My Credit Cards?
Andrea called in with a great question about whether or not she should pay off her credit cards if she received a large sum of money.
07:28
September 18, 2017
021: The Equifax Hack
The Equifax data hack has been all over the news & like many, I'm sure you were confused & concerned. In this episode you will learn the details that have been released & what actions you can take.
12:21
September 9, 2017
020: Top 3 Fun Ways to Spend Money
I'm joined today by a special guest co-host, Rex Barrett, from The Maven's Top 3 Podcast. Rex is known for his top 3 lists & together we list the top 3 ways we spend our money just for fun.
30:59
September 4, 2017
019: Getting Creative with Bank Accounts
I received a great call from Alfred as a follow up to episode 017. He wanted to know some creative ways to use bank accounts in his budgeting. Join me for the answer.
09:25
September 1, 2017
018: Investing 101 - Stock Market Index
Today we discuss what a stock market index is, why it was created, and a few examples of the most popular stock market indices.
08:08
August 26, 2017
017: Automating Your Finances
Automation is an extremely powerful tool and something that can be used to simplify our financial lives. Join me this episode as we discuss some of the ways we can utilize automation in our finances.
08:10
August 16, 2017
016: Investing 101 - Bonds Extra Credit
Here's a little extra credit for our Investing 101 Series. We covered Bonds in our last episode, but there were a few things that got left out. Take a moment to listen to this extra credit assignment
07:06
August 11, 2017
015: Investing 101 - Bonds
Interested in loaning your money out to a business or corporation? Learn the ins and outs of bonds in today's episode.
07:20
August 1, 2017
014: Investing 101 - Stocks
Stocks are one of the most well known investment vehicles, but, also one of the most misunderstood. Learn what a stock is, how it works, and what is your role as a shareholder.
08:33
July 29, 2017
013: Enjoying the NBA on a Budget
The NBA can be a fun, but also expensive experience. I'm joined by Victor from The Rebound to discuss the ways we enjoy the NBA while still working with in our budgets.
22:04
July 23, 2017
012: The Importance of Saving
The importance of saving is never more evident than when a financial emergency hits. Today's episode is a short discussion on getting your savings in order.
05:56
July 19, 2017
011: Credit Score Envy
We have a tendency to compare ourselves to others. When it comes to credit scores we are no different. But, there comes a time when those few extra points mean nothing more than bragging rights.
02:46
July 14, 2017
010: Hard vs. Soft Credit Inquiry
How does applying for a new credit card or loan affect your credit score? Learn the difference between a hard and soft credit Inquiry.
05:52
July 12, 2017
009: The Business of Marijuana
A call in sparked my journey to better understand the marijuana industry. With the help of my guest LJ, I learn about the current state of the marijuana industry
19:30
July 10, 2017
008: Paying to Repair Credit
Is paying to have your credit repaired worthwhile or just a waste of money? Come join the discussion.
06:31
July 7, 2017
007: Credit Card Junk Mail
Learn how to put an end to the constant credit card junk mail that we all receive far too often.
07:51
July 6, 2017
006: Credit Score Myths PT.2
Join me in part 2 of our discussion on the top myths surrounding your credit score.
04:25
July 4, 2017
005: Credit Score Myths PT.1
There's so much bad and just plain false information out there when it comes to your credit. Join me in part 1 of our discussion on the top myths surrounding your credit score.
06:10
July 4, 2017
004: Your Financial Journey w/ Jamila from JourneyToLaunch.com
Today I have an amazing interview with Jamila from JourneyToLaunch.com. Join us as Jamila shares her journey to retire in her 40's after tackling her debt and saving over $85k with her husband.
17:56
July 2, 2017
001: Evolution of Our Credit System
In this episode we will discuss the development of our credit system and what led to the creation of the FICO score.
15:26
July 1, 2017
003: The 5 FICO Score Factors
Have you ever wondered what goes in to making that mysterious three digit Credit Score? Find out the 5 factors that go in to calculating your FICO Score here on Popcorn Finance.
13:51
June 30, 2017
002: Birth of the Credit Score
Welcome Back to Credit Week💳 • Welcome to Popcorn Finance • Our Changing Credit System • What up Wednesday • Luke Cage • Martin! • Fair Isaac • You're Listening to Popcorn Finance • Ismo - Silent Money • Loving The PopBreaks 🍿🎧 • Thanks Gen X Tech 👩🏾‍💻 • FICO Scores Are Not Perfect • Thanks for Listening | Make your own podcast: https://anchor.fm/popcornfinance
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