Money is Emotional (Podcast)

In today’s episode, “Money is Emotional,” I’m going to tell you the story of my clients – Doug & Joanne Smith – and their emotional journey from anxiety and embarrassment to confidence and hope. Money is certainly emotional and I have to address that when I’m working with my coaching clients. My goal is to help people work through those …

Are You Possessed by Your Possessions? (Podcast)

In today’s episode, “Are You Possessed by Your Possessions?” we’ll explore the following questions: Am I surrounded by things that bring me joy? Or am I buried in a mess of clutter that stresses me out? When is enough “enough”? Many people are living in cluttered homes, have garages they can’t even park a car in, and rent storage spaces …

Teachable Money Moments for Kids (Podcast)

In this episode, I’ll discuss how you can use everyday situations to teach your children about responsible money management in age appropriate ways.  You can educate your kids about budgeting, prices, and sales tax at the grocery store.  You can explain mortgages, interest rates, student loans and credit cards to your teenagers. Paying your children commissions for doing their chores …

Your Credit Score Questions Answered, Part Two (Podcast)

In this episode, “Your Credit Score Questions Answered, Part Two,” I’ll continue to answer your burning questions about credit scores and credit reports. How can my college-aged son or daughter establish credit responsibly? If I have a low credit score, should I hire someone for credit repair? How can I improve my credit score if it’s not very good?   …

Your Credit Score Questions Answered, Part One (Podcast)

  We’ve all heard that it’s  important to “build your credit score” and “protect your credit score.”  But if you’re NOT going to borrow money, does it really matter?  During this podcast episode I answer this question and others….  What does my credit score mean and how is it calculated?  Is my credit score an indication of my financial health?  …