Ep.33 – Dr. Paula Ruffin – Parenting? It’s All Gonna Be Okay

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Paula Ruffin parenting

For parents, have you ever thought about how parenting your child has made you refocus your own life?  For Dr. Paula Ruffin, an unexpected pregnancy forced her to re-evaluate her own life, which brought her to the brink of bankruptcy as a single mom and business owner.  Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcast |Google Podcast | Amazon Music | … Read More

Ep.32 – Sarah Green Carmichael – How to Tame Your Inner Workaholism

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Sarah Green Carmichael workaholism

Do you have a tendency toward workaholism – a compulsion to work excessively hard and long hours? Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcast |Google Podcast | Amazon Music | Spotify What if you had a heart attack, but instead of calling your spouse or partner to get medical attention, your first thought was, “I need to meet with my … Read More

Ep.29 – The College Planning Process Part 1: Cruel Optimism

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College planning process

Are you concerned about the rising costs of college?  What college or university would best fit your kids? Or curious about how critical a mentor for your kids in college could be? In this podcast series, we discuss a college planning process that takes a comprehensive look at how to plan. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcast |Google Podcast … Read More

Ep.28 – Justin Brighter – Entrepreneurs and Passing the Bus Test

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Justin Bright entrepreneur

Entrepreneurs should be able to pass the bus test if they want to ensure a successful, sustainable company. Listen to serial entrepreneur Justin Brighter discuss his learnings from starting three businesses. Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcast |Google Podcast | Amazon Music | Spotify What is the difference between seizing an opportunity and not?  The ability to take action … Read More

How To Start Saving For Your Child’s Education At Almost Any Age

Paul FennerEducation Planning, Life Transitions, Personal Finance

By Paul Fenner, CFP®, ChFC®, CRPS® The general consensus is that parents should start saving for their child’s tuition when they are very young, which will allow the money invested to increase exponentially in value. However, for some parents, particularly those who are still paying off their own student debt or who may have underfunded retirement accounts, contributing significant amounts … Read More

Ep.26 – Chris Dyer – Finding an Opportunity to Change How We Work

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Chris Dyer

Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcast |Google Podcast | Amazon Music | Spotify Have you ever heard the phrase, “never let a good crisis go to waste?” Whether it is a global pandemic, a housing crash, or a great financial recission, recognizing and seizing an opportunity can be a life-changer. This is precisely what Chris Dyer decided to do … Read More

Ep.25 – Daniel Crosby – Seeing the World Through New Eyes

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Daniel Crosby

Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcast |Google Podcast | Amazon Music | Spotify Did you know that financial planning is more emotional than it is financial?  That your cognitive biases help to shape your lifestyle and financial decisions? Daniel Crosby is a psychologist and behavioral finance expert who wrote the book on investor and financial psychology that dovetails into … Read More