Wealth Exchange Podcast
By Wealth Exchange Podcast
Welcome to the Wealth Exchange podcast. It’s a show for us millennials, that discusses practical and teachable steps for establishing wealth and meeting life goals, in a fun and relatable way. Every episode, Detroit local hosts, Samuel Cannonier, financial educator and Kreshona Brown, Detroit-Metro Realtor, will get personal, and talk about real-life events, that help listeners on their journey to building wealth. “The culture”, money habits, dating, laughter... It’s all in there. Check out the latest episode now.
S3, EP 7: "Marriage Is The New Life Hack" - AFTERGLOW
Sam shares the story of how he foolishly delayed proposing to his girlfriend. Should women stop waiting to receive a proposal from men, and just propose to their man? There's a feuding debate in this episode about it. Listen now!
December 03, 2020
S3, EP 7: "Marriage Is The New Life Hack"
Facts: Over 90% of millionaires are married. Yet, hearing stories like that of Jeff Bezos' divorce, which made his wife instantly one of the richest people in the world leaves a sour taste in some folks mouths. Get into the debate. Also, why is there a disparity in the number of married African American women than other ethnicities? Oh we're getting into it.
December 03, 2020
S3, EP 6: "Lessons from Millionaires", Pt 2 - AFTERGLOW
Sam & Kreshona unpack some of the great advice from their special guest, the multimillionaire, Greg W.
November 26, 2020
S3, EP 3: "Lessons from Millionaires" - Pt 2
Sam & Kreshona chat with an actual multimillionaire, Greg. He shares so many good gems of info including the Four Cornerstones To Becoming A Millionaire. Listen now.
November 26, 2020
S3, EP 5: "Join TRUMP's Tax Free Plan" - AFTERGLOW
What happens when you're doing too much with your taxes? "PIGS get FED, HOGS get SLAUGHTERED" - unknown author
November 13, 2020
S3, EP 5: "Join TRUMP's Tax Free Plan"
Trump paid a total of $750 in taxes in 2017. Many of us were outraged to hear this, yet Sam said, "he got excited!" LOL! How does Trump and many others avoid going to jail like, Wesley Snipes for tax fraud? Join us as we get THE GAME & CHEAT CODES, from former IRS agent, current accountant and TAX STRATEGIST, Mrs. Carlotta Thompson. Listen now, or go watch the recorded interview on our YouTube page, Wealth Exchange Podcast.
November 12, 2020
S3, EP 4: "Credit Is King, So Crown Me" - AFTERGLOW
Sam shares the 4 Secret Ways to Wealth. Kreshona & Sam answer the recent Facebook question, WOULD YOU RATHER HAVE: 1) 850 credit score and $75K salary, 2) $4,000 a week for the rest of your life, or 3) $2 Millionaire dollars one-time payout? Listen now.
November 12, 2020
S3, EP 4: "Credit Is King, So Crown Me"
Is cash KING, or credit? We'll dive in to it. We also revel on some of recent quotes from Great Philosopher, Plies. Sam & Kreshona go back down memory lane, remembering the great CD program that let you buy 40 CDs for 1 cent. Then later in the show, they share how to make your credit score go up SUPER FAST! Listen now, to get the game.
November 05, 2020
S3, EP 2: "Wealth Through Health with Urban Farming" - Afterglow
Sam clowns Kreshona for being "casket-sharp" for the showing appointment, lol! Kreshona reminds us not to get it twisted.
October 23, 2020
S3, EP 1: "Building Wealth Through Vending" - Afterglow
Sam reflects on his party days and considers a new social media name that includes the word "king" in it, lol!
October 23, 2020
S3, EP 2: "Wealth Through Health with Urban Farming"
Who remembers "Farm Jack" grocery stores in Detroit? Wow...It's been a long time since the city residents of Detroit had a real grocery store, with access to fresh food. "Food markets" and corner liquor stores are pretty much it, except for the Whole Foods store in downtown, gentrified Detroit area. Detroit is a "food desert", like many other urban communities in the US. However, there are some passionate, urban farming WARRIORS, like Maria Largacha & Gordon Soderberg, of Farm City Detroit, helping Detroiters find healthier solutions...for free! Health is wealth. Join us as we interview these two urban farming gurus, and find out how you can preserve your health, so you can enjoy your wealth, as long as you can.
October 22, 2020
S3, Ep 1: "Building Wealth Through Vending"
COVID-19 has had some people acting reeeeal different. Like...meeting up in alleyways to get their coveted hair care products. LOL! It got real out here in the first few months of the shutdown. Well, stories like this, are what led to "vending businesses" sprouting up in the US, which provides its customers the products they need, conveniently and avoiding #DatRona. So, in this episode we explore the road to wealth building through vending machines, and brought you all a SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER! Multi-vending machine owner, Mr. Anthony D. Patrick, Jr., will give listeners the inside scoop on start-up costs, things to avoid, and the blueprint to be successful in this booming industry! LISTEN now or WATCH the full episode on our NEW YouTube page, Wealth Exchange Podcast!
October 15, 2020
S2, EP 20: "Juneteenth" - Afterglow
#AuntJemima Sam jokes, "he likes his pancakes with a little racism on the side." Are we "cancelling" this brand or nah? Kreshona and Sam further explore two of the positions on this topic and then express what they believe is the next best moves for the culture and companies involved. Listen now!
June 25, 2020
S2, EP 20: "Juneteenth"
Sam rants on his soapbox about how poorly dad's are treated on Father's Day vs. moms on Mother's Day. But more...we engage in an interesting conversation about "Juneteenth", and how it relates to wealth building. We also explore, what does freedom mean to us in this day and age?
June 23, 2020
S2, EP 19: "I AM My Own Business" - Aftertglow
We take a snippet of wisdom from the beautiful spirit known on IG as @Iamtabithabrown as she explains why, "you can't get a hook-up on everthang". Sam rants about people "living their best LIE", rather than their "best life". LOL! Listen now.
June 18, 2020
S2, EP 19: "I AM My Own Business"
You are a business. Sometimes, you have to FIRE YOURSELF from certain roles, and employ others to reach your greatest potential. How? There's a few questions you must ask that we'll take you through. Also, we discuss how "being your own business", while working at your "9 to 5", still applies. Sam says, don't accept that "pizza party" as a reward, tell them to "C-T-C...CUT THE CHECK!" Listen now.
June 16, 2020
S2, EP 18.1: "Ownership for Money Making Moves" - Afterglow
In this bonus episode, Sam gives us some Stock Investing 101 tips. Listen now.
June 11, 2020
S2, EP 18: "Ownership for Money Making Moves"
What do you own? How can you turn it into a money-making machine? From social media content to homes, they all have potential. Check out this episode to explore some possibilities.
June 09, 2020
EP 17, S2: "#GeorgeFloyd, Murder, Riots, MONEY" - Afterglow
Businesses were looted during some of the #GeorgeFloyd #BLM protests across the US. Of those businesses, some were black businesses. One of the public opinions was that, "black owned businesses should not have been looted". Let's talk about it. Listen now.
June 08, 2020
EP 17, S2: "#GeorgeFloyd, Murder, Riots, MONEY" PT2
Riots, accompanied by looting has become a familiar duo. One of the most infamous responses used to justify looting at brick and mortar businesses is, "they have insurance". In this episode, we explore the validity of "insurance coverage" when civil disturbances occur, and whether it's really that simple? Listen now.
June 07, 2020
EP 16, S2: "#GeorgeFloyd, Murder, Riots, Reactions" Part 1 - Afterglow
More stories. Sam shares his concerns about his 3 year old daughter asking him, "did they kill that man?" #GeorgeFloyd
June 06, 2020
EP 16, S2: "#GeorgeFloyd, Murder, Riots, Reactions" Part 1
We're in a time in history where yet again, history has repeated itself...police brutality has led to the murder of an African American. This time, the victim's name is Mr. George Floyd, and the nation is banning together rioting demanding justice. From murder, to riots, and now, our reactions. This is a 2-Part series. We've got stories and more...listen now.
June 05, 2020
EP 15, S2: "S.M.A.R.T. Goals SUCK" - Afterglow
Sam is wildin' out in this episode. We continue our rant on people who have unwarranted advice, while they are not on your level. We tired, lol. Listen now!
May 21, 2020
EP 15, S2: "S.M.A.R.T. Goals SUCK"
Oh...some feathers will get ruffled on this episode. The "great goal gods" will certainly have an issue with the remarks heard here! Sam & Kreshona are in a GREAT DEBATE on whether S.M.A.R.T. Goals are a realistic and proven way to achieve goals. Someone swings some a "low blow" to try to bring the win home, lol! LISTEN NOW to hear who thinks S.MA.R.T. Goals SUCK. Then, stop by the Wealth Exchange Podcast Facebook page to vote who's side you're on!
May 19, 2020
EP 14, S2: "Surviving #DatRona, Part 2 - Winning During Quarantine - Afterglow
Get your demon-seed children...PERIOD POO! LOL! You tired of baby sitting your children during this season of quarantining at home? For all the teachers, we just want to say, "you are appreciated", and we hope this rant will change your lives for the good. Bless up! #TeachersROCK
May 19, 2020
EP 14, S2: "Surviving #DatRona, Part 2 - Winning During Quarantine
Part 2. One of the greatest challenges of our present time, surviving the Covid-19 shutdown, is coping with the #StayHome orders. Many Americans are unemployed, stuck at-home with their annoying children (lol), and as the song by #CurtisRoach & #Tyga goes, "bored in the house, and I'm in the house bored". It can seem like MADNESS. So, how do you keep #winning during the quarantine? In this episode, Sam & Kreshona share their personal and professional challenges, and 6 Tips to overcome them. They celebrate some of the positive and dope moments that came from the shutdown, like the #TeddyRiley #VERZUZ #BabyFace battle and more. Listen now!
May 12, 2020
EP 13.1 (Season2): "Surviving #DatRona, Part 1 - Wealth Builder's Guide" - Afterglow
From previous episode...Kreshona shares more about the "trickery" regarding her car leasing company "not reporting to the three credit bureaus" during Corona. Sam continues his rant about hating the exercise video his wife picked...BECAUSE HE'S A MAN!! LMBO!! Listen now.
May 08, 2020
EP 13 (Season2): "Surviving #DatRona, Part 1 - Wealth Builder's Guide"
You'd be surprised at what Americans are spending their $1,200 stimulus check on. Dare we share? Stripper poles, marijuana, and more surprising items. In this episode, Sam and Kreshona have a good time revealing the data, but more, sharing some of the best wealth building uses for the extra money. Get your pen and paper ready! And yea...we know this episode is a little longer...but you all don't have anything to do anyway, lol. Listen now.
May 05, 2020
EP 12.1 (Season 2): "Are Pet Parents CRAZY or NAH?" - Afterglow (BONUS CONTENT)
The laughter continues...In this episode, Sam calls Kreshona's pets, "ghetto". Kreshona tells the story about a mysterious disappearing pet, Samsun (R.I.P.). Out of the laughter and sadness, there's an underlying truth, and we embrace it. Listen now.
April 30, 2020
EP 12 (Season 2): "Are Pet Parents CRAZY or NAH?"
You know someone who spends an EXCESS amount of money on their fur-baby. Is it a waste of money or an investment? In this episode, we explore both sides of the conversation, and Sam calls out Kreshona on being a "pet-lover" but not having any pets herself, lol! It's too funny. Also, we delve into how the Urban Wealth Builder today, can get a piece of the $62.75 BILLION DOLLAR INDUSTRY. Listen now!
April 29, 2020
EP 11.1 (Season 2): "Teaching Our Children The Millionaire Mindset" - Afterglow (BONUS CONTENT)
Kreshona rants about spoiled brats. SHOW ME THE MONEY! Flip dat money. Big UPS to our OGs for teaching us some money talk, and more. Check out this episode.
April 23, 2020
EP 11 (Season 2): "Teaching Our Children The Millionaire Mindset"
Are our children ever too young to learn about money? What's the earliest stages to teach them and how? In this episode, we switch gears and focus on OUR LEGACY..our babies. Sam and Kreshona go back down memory lane, remembering their earliest money lessons from family/friends. We share some practical, proven steps to help current/future parents get onboard to teach their babies, "money talk". PLUS, we get some funny stories about Sam's beautiful daughter, Lauren, on how to spend other people's money, and still STACK DAT DOUGH, lol! What perfect timing, while STIMULUS CHECKS are arriving.
April 21, 2020
EP 10.1 (Season 1): "Should I Co-sign for My Family or Boothang?" - Afterglow (BONUS CONTENT)
The story about the 22s continues & more, LOL!!! Check out this episode for more laughs.
April 16, 2020
EP 10 (Season 1): "Should I Co-sign for My Family or Boothang?"
Your boo or family member really needs your help, to co-sign for a line of credit? You down? In this episode we explore the TOP pros and cons of doing so. YES, there are PROs to co-signing. But we also discuss some funny experiences we had...like the story about the 22 inch rims. HILARIOUS! Check out this episode.
April 14, 2020
EP 9.1 (Season 1): "Should You Follow Your Passion or The Money?" - Afterglow (BONUS CONTENT)
April 09, 2020
EP 8.1 (Season 1): “Is It Worth It to Go to College?” - Afterglow (BONUS CONTENT)
Time for GOOD COP/BAD COP. Sam poses a question: “With the average cost of college being $100,000+ for a 4-year degree, would you pay for ANY DEGREE your child chooses to pursue? What if it’s not likely to render a job after college?” Yikes! 😳 Listen to the debate.
April 03, 2020
EP 8 (Season 1): "Is It Worth It to Go to College?"
Instagram/YouTube Stars are born everyday. They're making six-figures!!! SO is it worth it to go to college? There's two sides to the story...which side are you on? Check out it this episode to get into the conversation.
April 01, 2020
EP 7.1 (Season 1): "I Am Working Poor" - Afterglow (BONUS CONTENT)
Sam goes OFF and at the same time, drops easily employable money saving tips to keep you out of the Working Poor Class. Some of us are only one more bill away from "going back to mom's house"...check out this episode to hear a real-life story on how to avoid it. Match the financial advice Sam drops in this episode with his book, "Millionaire Intentions: You Work Too Hard to Be Broke", by Samuel Cannonier, Financial Educator, on AMAZON by clicking here.
March 26, 2020
EP 7 (Season 1): "I Am Working Poor"
There is a new economic class that is now recognized by the Unites States of America called, The Working Poor. In this episode we dive into the details of this new class. You could be in this class. Are you? We dissect some real-life stories, and most importantly, give you wealth building tools on how to GET OUT, and STAY OUT this class. Tune in.
March 24, 2020
EP 6.1 (Season 1): "Buying Property 101" - Afterglow (BONUS CONTENT)
Buying Property = Legacy Building? Live RENT FREE with duplexes/triplexes. Homeownership = PRIDE. Sam shares his experience about a home sale that got an offer SO FAST, he had to get his family moved out sooner than expected. For all this game and more, check out this episode and share it with your people.
March 24, 2020
EP 6 (Season 1): "Buying Property 101"
Sam had 90 days to GET OUT! He also lost a $35K investment property, by not listening to his real estate expert to offer $500 over asking price...that home today is worth $350K. Land contracts, traditional real estate transactions, or working with wholesalers/real estate investors.? Pre-qualifications or pre-approvals for mortgages? Is it okay to rent??? For the GOOD, BAD and UGLY of the property buying experience, check out this episode. Gain wisdom and advice from Detroit Realtor, Kreshona Brown. (@KreshonaTheRealtor) Free advice, STEP-BY-STEP on how to buy property.
March 18, 2020
EP 5.1 (Season 1): "My Significant Other is Addicted to Buying Designer Brands" - Afterglow (BONUS CONTENT)
Would you give your spouse/partner the power to APPROVE or DENY any of your potential purchases over $100? What if its a big sale on the item? Would you still let them decide? Find out how it went for Sam on some fly Nike shoes, lmbo!
March 12, 2020
EP 5 (Season 1): "My Significant Other is Addicted to Buying Designer Brands"
Has your partner/spouse hidden $20,000 or more in credit card debt from you too? We hope NOT! LOL. Check out this episode to find out why Sam HATES the statement, "I'm Living My Best Life" and listen to a true story, about a lady trying to #LEVELUP and buy a home, but can't get her boyfriend to stop buying designer brands to reach their goal.
March 11, 2020
EP 4.1 (Season 1): "Prosperity Comes At A Cost" - Afterglow (BONUS CONTENT)
Sam reflects on "feeling some type of way" when someone tried to make "light" of his success and what it took to get there. LOL!
March 04, 2020
EP 4 (Season 1): "Prosperity Comes At A Cost"
Even the average "dope boy" knows that Prosperity Comes At A Cost...but how do you know when the risk is too great? Check out this episode to learn the measurement,
March 02, 2020
EP 3.1 (Season 1): "Thriving in Chaos" - Afterglow (BONUS CONTENT)
Want a better approach of saying no to people who always need to borrow money? We 've got you covered.
February 26, 2020
EP 3 (Season 1): "Thriving in Chaos"
"Life" is spelled with only ONE "L" in it...but somehow LIFE has thrown you more "L"s than you ever planned or expected. You find yourself taking a loss in your relationships, your business ventures, and more. What do you do when you're trying to do GREAT THINGS, but unfortunate events keep setting you back. Listen in...
February 24, 2020
EP 2.1 (Season 1): "Negotiating Your Salary" - Afterglow (BONUS CONTENT)
We had a little more to rant about on our "soap boxes" , lol, and it's raw and uncut. We're in our feelings a bit. Enjoy this bonus content.
February 20, 2020
EP 2 (Season 1): "Negotiating Your Salary"
You know you need and deserve a pay increase. How do you get it? Listen to this episode, which includes a step-by-step guide and tools to get it done.
February 19, 2020
EP 1.1 (Season 1): Dating & Finance, "I Can't Afford to Date" - Afterglow (BONUS CONTENT)
We had a little more to rant about on our "soap boxes" , lol, and it's raw and uncut. We're in our feelings a bit. Who's side are you on??? Enjoy this bonus content.
February 14, 2020
EP 1 (Season 1): Dating & Finance, "I Can't Afford to Date"
Should men always pay for dates? Or should the bill be split? Or, should the (sing it, lol!) I-N-D-E-P-E-N-D-E-NT women pay for the dates? When is it the proper time to discuss finances with your boo? Are you asking your potential hubby/wife the tough question..."what's your credit score, and why?" Let's talk about it. It's important for wealth building. Hear both sides on this episode. Get the advice you need.
February 13, 2020