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Guest: Chris Fern


Episode Description: Do you earn a decent enough living but feel you don't have enough money to buy the things you want? Do you struggle with anxiety when it comes to managing your money? Chris Fern, founder of Simple Business Solutions, creator of the Mindful Money Program and CTO at R3SET Enterprises,  has developed a foolproof way to allow our human weaknesses to be our strengths and create a platform that helps people save and spend in accordance with their values and, ultimately, their complete happiness

Guest Bio: Chris Fern is the founder of Simple Business Solutions, creator of the Mindful Money Program and CTO at R3SET Enterprises. Chris has over 10 years of experience in IT and computer software development, systems architecture, networking, and customer relations. Using his expertise and personal interest in the human condition, Chris has developed a foolproof way to allow our human weaknesses to be our strengths and create a platform that helps people save and spend in accordance with their values and, ultimately, their complete happiness.  

URL:  http://www.practicemindfulmoney.com/

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Guest: Sean The Money Wizard


Episode Description: Financial independence and early retirement are very possible when a young person understand the mechanics of planned savings and savvy money management. Sean, the Money Wizard, is a 20-something financial analyst by day and money blogger by night. Sean saved over $150,000 by age 26 as part of his plan to reach complete financial independence in his 30s, and his approach to saving over half his income has been featured in Forbes, Business Insider, and Yahoo Finance. Sean talks with host Jordan Goodman about where the inspiration to achieve financial independence comes from, what his journey has been like and what he's learned along the way.

Guest Bio: Sean is a 20-something financial analyst by day and money blogger by night. Sean saved over $150,000 by age 26 as part of his plan to reach complete financial independence in his 30s, and his approach to saving over half his income has been featured in Forbes, Business Insider, and Yahoo Finance. Sean writes the popular blog 'the Money Wizard. When he's not writing, Sean can be found cycling, skiing, or traveling the country.

URL:  http://www.MyMoneyWizard.com

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Guest: Belinda Rosenblum


Episode Description: Why do people bury their head in the sand about personal finances? Must fear of money be a permanent roadblock to financial stability? What are the skills necessary to gain peace of mind about money management and how can people learn them? What is relationship between dreading financial issues and living paycheck to paycheck? Belinda Rosenblum and Jordan Goodman explore the behind-the-scene reasons why people fail to take control of their financial lives and why and what people can do to gain peace of mind and financial mastery.  Goodman and Rosenblum explore how to rewrite your money story, exploring the baby steps that can lead to acceptance, comfort, and success.


Guest Bio: Belinda Rosenblum is a CPA and Wealth Expert who helps take the worry and fear out of money. She believes life is supposed to be fun, and money is supposed to fund it for you! Belinda founded OwnYourMoney.com and leads a movement to change our entire perspective on money – so we release the overwhelm and shame, take control, and learn the critical skills to be confident with money. 

Belinda is the creator of the Money Makers Academy and the coauthor of SELF-WORTH TO NET WORTH: 12 Keys to Creating Wealth Inside and Out, both offering a step-by-step approach to help you build your financial self-esteem and manage your own financial life. If she’s not talking about financial freedom, Belinda is likely enjoying the sunshine and chasing after her marathon-running husband, teenage step daughter, and 2 spirited toddler

URL:  http://www.ownyourmoney.com/moneyanswers

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Guest: Bobbi Rebell


Description: Listening to sound financial advice and putting it into action can lead to a happy outcome while conversely many fail to act or fail to heed the right advice and end up broke. 'Becoming a Financial Grown Up', the title of author and journalist Bobbi Rebell's new book, uses real life examples as the starting point for lessons on what being financially grown up means and how those of us on the path can achieve it. Rebell joins host Jordan Goodman to talk about her book, why she wrote it and what she hopes readers will take away from it and put into action. Goodman and Rebell talk about the new tax plan and how everyone needs to up their financial game and become more of an independent financial expert. Rebell shares her concerns about the lack of financial education millennials and other generations face and the implications of it. Rebell recently became a certified financial planner and talks with Goodman about why she got her CFP and her concerns about 'experts' offering advice.

Guest Bio: Bobbi Rebell is a Certified Financial Planner and the author of the best-selling self-help/personal finance book “ "How to Be a Financial Grownup: Proven Advice from High Achievers on How to Live Your Dreams and Have Financial Freedom,”.  It combines unique personal financial stories from inspirational leaders with targeted specific actionable advice to help readers take charge of their money. Her podcast, Financial Grownup with Bobbi Rebell, will debut in early 2018.  She is an award-winning TV anchor and personal finance columnist most recently at Thomson Reuters. Rebell’s business videos and her Reuters column on personal finance have been widely seen and read globally. She was previously a reporter at PBS (Nightly Business Report) and held various producer positions at CNN and CNBC. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and has a Certificate in Financial Planning from New York University. She lives in NYC with her husband, 3 kids and her morkie Waffles.


URL: http://www.bobbirebell.com

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Guest: Doug McCormick


Description: Looking for the best ways to build a strong financial future for yourself and your family? Have you considered managing your family finances like a business? Host Jordan Goodman talks with Doug McCormick about why McCormick advises families to manage their finances like a business and what that looks and feels like. McCormick is a big proponent of developing your financial self worth so that you can develop your financial future. Goodman and McCormick talk about the major ideas from McCormick's book, Family Inc, and why McCormick is such a strong advocate for his system of family money management. McCormick believes that family financial security is the culmination of a lifetime of better financial decisions.

Guest Bio: Doug McCormick has served as an active duty Army officer, attended Harvard Business School, worked as an investment banker and a private equity investor, and as an entrepreneur as cofounder of HCI Equity Partners where he serves as Managing Partner. Before joining HCI Equity, Doug worked as a Managing Director at Thayer Capital and in the Investment Banking Division of Morgan Stanley & Co. Doug has served as a Captain in the U.S. Army’s 25th Infantry Division. Doug holds a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. Doug wrote the book and created the Family Inc. website to help high performing adults manage their finances to bring their family financial peace, stability and abundance. Doug also works with veterans to navigate the civilian financial world so their service and sacrifice can be rewarded with a secure financial future.


URL: www.familyinc.com

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