All Things Money ft. Ericka Young – PB168

All Things Money ft. Ericka Young – PB168

Ericka Young is the founder of Tailor-Made Budgets, where she coaches individuals and small business owners on budgeting, saving, and investing. Her passion for financial education stems from her and her husband’s life experience of living above their means and...
The Boujie Budgeter ft. Mykail James – PB167

The Boujie Budgeter ft. Mykail James – PB167

Mykail James is the founder of Boujie Budgets and is passionate about teaching Gen Z professionals how to manage their finances without sacrificing their lifestyle. Mykail is a Certified Financial Literacy instructor with an MBA focused on accounting, and her fresh...
Money and Relationships ft. Adam Kol – PB165

Money and Relationships ft. Adam Kol – PB165

Couples Financial Counselor Adam Kol joins the show today. Adam is a finance geek who started his finance journey studying Economics at The University of Miami. While studying for his degree he landed a job at Northwestern Mutual. There, he developed a love of working...
Let’s Keep Stacking Benjamins ft. Joe Saul-Sehy – PB164

Let’s Keep Stacking Benjamins ft. Joe Saul-Sehy – PB164

Joe Saul-Sehy joins us on the podcast today. Joe is one of the hosts of the award-winning “Stacking Benjamins” Podcast, where he and his co-host OG discuss financial literacy. The show has been running since 2012 and since then, Joe and OG’s goal has been to make...
What You Should Know About Disability Insurance – PB163

What You Should Know About Disability Insurance – PB163

This page may contain affiliate links. Please read our Advertiser Disclosure for more info. Colin Nabity, the CEO of Breeze Insurance, joins Rich today for another episode of Paychecks & Balances. Breeze is an Insuretech company that makes it easy for American...
The Real Estate Syndicate ft. Lisa Hylton  – PB162

The Real Estate Syndicate ft. Lisa Hylton – PB162

On the show with us today is Lisa Hylton, a controller who manages funds that invest in real estate. Lisa currently resides in Los Angeles but grew up in Grand Cayman with her real estate investing parents who eventually influenced her to build a career in the same...
Life Skills that Matter ft. Stephen Warley – PB156

Life Skills that Matter ft. Stephen Warley – PB156

Stephen Warley joins Rich on the podcast today. Stephen is the founder of “Life Skills That Matter”. Life Skills That Matter is on a mission to help you begin to start working for yourself and create a life and career that’s aligned with your personal values. If you...
The Value of Awareness ft. Kassandra Dasent – PB155

The Value of Awareness ft. Kassandra Dasent – PB155

CEO of Bridge Tech Enterprises, Kassandra Dasent is on the show today. Kassandra is a member of Gen X, a financial expert, a singer-songwriter, caregiver and project management guru. Her money story started at a young age in Trinidad, where she grew up being raised by...
35 Voices in Personal Finance You Should Follow

35 Voices in Personal Finance You Should Follow

Paychecks & Balances was invited to a double-secret VIP probation event for financial influencers. Like all events that happen during the digital age, if it didn’t happen on the Gram did it really happen? Therefore, The Event (coincidentally?) showed up all over...
What Happens to Your Debt After Death?

What Happens to Your Debt After Death?

Seventy three percent of student loan borrowers don’t know what happens to their debt if they die. In the best of times talking about debt and personal finances is hard even with your own parents (How to Talk About Money and Debt with Your Parents When The...
Your Blueprint to Financial Independence ft. ChooseFI – PB144

Your Blueprint to Financial Independence ft. ChooseFI – PB144

Today on the show we welcome Brad Barrett and Jonathan Mendonsa, the founders of ChooseFI. Drawn together by their desire to help everyday people achieve financial independence, they developed a business that offers financial information to make people’s lives...
How She Makes $1,000 a Day ft. Teri Ijeoma – PB142

How She Makes $1,000 a Day ft. Teri Ijeoma – PB142

Teri Ijeoma began her professional career working in education and non-profits. When she started trading stocks nine years ago, she initially saw it as an opportunity to supplement her income. However, she was so successful with this side hustle that in 2017, she...
How Does She Do It ft. Tiffany Southerland – PB138

How Does She Do It ft. Tiffany Southerland – PB138

On today’s show, we welcome back an old friend, Tiffany Southerland. Tiff is a graduate of Cornell University and the Pennsylvania Law School. After becoming an accomplished lawyer, Tiff realized that although she was great at law, she had lost her love of life and...
EconoMe and The Road to Financial Independence – PB136

EconoMe and The Road to Financial Independence – PB136

Diania Merriam is the creator of EconoMe. EconoME is a one-day conference aimed at reclaiming the American Dream. The American Dream started as an idea that every person had the right to pursue his or her own idea of happiness. EconoMe is about reclaiming that right!...
Riches Get Stitches ft. BGR – PB132

Riches Get Stitches ft. BGR – PB132

Kitty and Piggy of B*****s Get Riches join the PB family today. Kitty and Piggy are anonymous financial bloggers whose aim is to guide young people through their financial hurdles and careers. They do this through their fun, unique blend of sass, comedy, and...
Get Financially Organized with Steven M. Hughes – PB113

Get Financially Organized with Steven M. Hughes – PB113

College is a time when young men and women are faced with real money management for the first time in their adult lives. They’re trying to pay rent, pay bills, buy books and have some fun along the way. Debt can pile up quick. This was the case for Steven Hughes, the...
Get Paid to Save with EARN ft. Leigh Phillips – PB110

Get Paid to Save with EARN ft. Leigh Phillips – PB110

Leigh Phillips joins us on the podcast. She is from EARN.org. EARN is a national, award-winning nonprofit. They work at the intersection of financial technology and economic inclusion to empower low-income Americans to take charge of their financial lives. In this...
How to Negotiate Anything ft. Kwame Christian – PB106

How to Negotiate Anything ft. Kwame Christian – PB106

Kwame Christian re-joins Rich on the podcast (PB21: The Negotiator ft. Kwame Christian). Kwame was one of the first guests that appeared on Paychecks & Balances. Kwame is a business lawyer by trade and the Director of The American Negotiation Institute. His...
Paychecks & Financial Planning ft. Barbara Ginty, CFP – PB98

Paychecks & Financial Planning ft. Barbara Ginty, CFP – PB98

On this week’s show, we’re joined by Barbara Ginty for a sneak peek into our upcoming “Ask a Financial Planner” series. Barbara is another infamous YahooFinance alumni that we had the pleasure of welcoming onto the show. Barbara started her career on...
Money Mistakes to Avoid in Your 20s, 30s, and 40s – PB96

Money Mistakes to Avoid in Your 20s, 30s, and 40s – PB96

Don’t forget to check out Part 1 of our discussion, What We Wish We Knew About Money in Our 20s Rich and Marcus kick off the show continuing to build on last week’s episode. Marcus is recapping the financial books he’s read thus far in 2018. It’s important to...
Living Paycheck to Paycheck On $500,000 a Year (Pon Da Replay)

Living Paycheck to Paycheck On $500,000 a Year (Pon Da Replay)

We re-re-visit our fastest downloaded episode ever, PB47: Barely Making It on $500,000! The Financial Samurai joins us for this episode to discuss his popular blog post about a couple struggling in a big city on yes, $500,000. The Financial Samurai (Sam Dogen) got his...
It’s Time to Raise That Credit Score!

It’s Time to Raise That Credit Score!

This week we’re back with a replay of one of our favorite episodes! Liz Weston shares the truth about credit. Liz is a Columnist and Certified Financial Planner (CFP) whose goal is to help us get smarter about money. She’s the author of five books including the...
How to Make a Career Change ft. Jeff Johnson – PB89

How to Make a Career Change ft. Jeff Johnson – PB89

  Jeff Johnson has been seen covering red carpets and press junkets for various outlets including NBC News and The YBF. Jeff also hosts the “NonStopCulture Show.” A podcast and YouTube show discussing the latest in pop culture and digital media. He is also an...
Investing Made Easy ft. Tela Holcomb – PB88

Investing Made Easy ft. Tela Holcomb – PB88

This page may contain affiliate links. Please read our Advertiser Disclosure for more info. In our final week of Financial Literacy Month, Tela Holcomb joins us to discuss the stock market in plain English (Yes, we asked her about Bitcoin!). View Tela Holcomb’s...
PB87: Your Money Mindset Matters ft. J.D. Roth

PB87: Your Money Mindset Matters ft. J.D. Roth

Our National Financial Literacy Month guest interviews continue! This week we welcome back former P&B guest J.D. Roth (ICYMI – PB34: Become a Money Boss ft. J.D. Roth). J.D. is a recognized personal finance expert who has written for Forbes and recently returned...
PB86: Banish the Balance ft. Tonya Rapley

PB86: Banish the Balance ft. Tonya Rapley

Continuing our guest interviews for National Financial Literacy Month April 2018, we welcome back Tonya Rapley (ICYMI – PB29: My Fab Finance ft. Tonya Rapley). Since the last time she was on our show, Mrs. Rapley has secured several bags. For the newly...
PB82: Financial Independence ft The Early Retirement Dude

PB82: Financial Independence ft The Early Retirement Dude

This week we welcome, The Dude. No, not The Big Lebowski but of equal reverence, The Early Retirement Dude. ER Dude shares the secrets behind how he retired 12-years ago at the age of 36 and never looked back. Mastering financial independence isn’t easy, but...
PB81: Don’t Leave Money on the Table ft. Jeanie Ahn

PB81: Don’t Leave Money on the Table ft. Jeanie Ahn

This week we’re joined by Jeanie Ahn of @YahooFinance. Some of you will remember Jeanie from our feature on CBS New’s “Your Money Matters” panel. Jeanie is a reporter & senior producer who specializes in making personal finance and career guidance fun...
PB78: Her Money Matters with Jen Hemphill

PB78: Her Money Matters with Jen Hemphill

Now that you’re recovering from the holidays and financial binging, we’ve got just the spend-over relief you need with our first episode of 2018. We’re joined by Jen Hemphill of the Her Money Matters podcast. Jen is a military spouse & bilingual...
PB69: Seek Wisdom and Find Wealth with Patrice Washington

PB69: Seek Wisdom and Find Wealth with Patrice Washington

Patrice Washington is most well known as the personal finance voice of the top-rated and nationally syndicated Steve Harvey Morning Radio Show where she hosts her own weekly segment, Real Money Answers with Patrice Washington. She is also the best-selling author of...
PB65: The Billionaire Mindset with Tyrone Jackson

PB65: The Billionaire Mindset with Tyrone Jackson

Join us for another LIVE recording session from Podcast Movement 2017 at the FinCon booth with Tyrone Jackson, The Wealthy Investor. Tyrone details the story of how he went from a single parent household that struggled with finances growing up to become a trusted...
PB61: Let’s Talk About Money ft. Damon Young of VSB (Part 2)

PB61: Let’s Talk About Money ft. Damon Young of VSB (Part 2)

We’re back with the podcast you need: Part 2 with Damon Young of Very Smart Brothas (VSB). If you haven’t already, don’t forget to listen to Part 1: PB60: “Overnight Success” ft. Damon Young of Very Smart Brothas. This episode is equally colorful but...
PB48: Renting vs. Buying with Kirk Chisholm

PB48: Renting vs. Buying with Kirk Chisholm

The rent is too damn high! But, what happens when the mortgage is too high, also? Among many other quarter-to-midlife items on the must have crisis checklist, the “you need to buy a home” struggle is real. Whether we like it or not, many of us still see...
PB46: Magnify Your Money ft. Mandi Woodruff

PB46: Magnify Your Money ft. Mandi Woodruff

Back to the finances! Ok, I originally thought this was a clever reference, but I realized while typing it that Back to the Future came out in 1985. While we reflect on our lives as older Millennials, you can enjoy another great guest episode featuring Mandi Woodruff!...
PB42: The Millennial-Boomer Divide ft. Marc Miller

PB42: The Millennial-Boomer Divide ft. Marc Miller

This week’s guest is Marc Miller. Marc runs the website CareerPivot.com and blog. His career included 22 years at IBM, thriving tech startups, and a stint as a high school math teacher. After thirty years of wandering the proverbial career desert, Marc learned...
PB39: Adaptable Adulting ft. Donovan Frost

PB39: Adaptable Adulting ft. Donovan Frost

We thought we’d give you a break from the old country for old men podcast with a guest feature with Donovan Frost, whom we had the pleasure of meeting at FinCon16. Donovan is a 25 year old Millennial and the one-man voice behind TheAdaptableAdult.com. Marcus...