We make conversations about finances and careers fun, relatable, and informative.

Hosted by​
Rich Jones​

Listen. Learn. Prosper.

Paychecks & Balances is an award-winning podcast dedicated to helping millennials navigate their finances and careers, so they can achieve the freedom they want. Whether I’m talking to an expert or everyday folk, I keep things simple so you don’t have to worry about complex jargon and confusing concepts. You’ll always walk away with an actionable tidbit no matter the topic.

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How To Simplify and Enjoy ft Elle Martinez – PB197 Paychecks & Balances

Elle Martinez helps families at Couple Money achieve financial freedom by sharing tips for reducing debt, increase income, and building net worth. She explains why she created the Simplify and Enjoy website and podcast to help others discover the options and time to do more for the people and projects they love. Elle also shares her insights on creating a path to financial independence that is flexible and fun! Elle joins me again on the Paychecks and Balances podcast to discuss how to initiate a conversation with your spouse about setting new financial goals or trying new projects. P&B Fam: Vote for Paychecks & Balances for the Plutus Awards! Visit paybal.co/nominate and enter paychecksandbalances.com for Personal Finance Podcast of the Year, Best Generational Content and whatever other categories you think are a good fit. My love! -Rich
  1. How To Simplify and Enjoy ft Elle Martinez – PB197
  2. Planning is Free ft. Sam Dogen of Financial Samurai – PB196
  3. Financial Flexibility ft. Diania Merriam – PB195
  4. Vulnerability Required ft. Julien & Kiersten Saunders of Rich & Regular – PB194
  5. Frugality is Freedom ft. Jen Smith of The Frugal Friends Podcast – PB193

Meet the Host

Rich is the founder and host of Paychecks & Balances. He has 11 years of experience working in staffing and human resources across industries, and in 2018 became 100% debt-free. He’s been building online brands since 2008 and podcasting since 2013. By day, he’s an Internal Communications & Change Management Specialist at Google.

When he’s not talking careers, finances, or podcasting, he enjoys writing and watching men in tights fake fight to a predetermined conclusion. He’s also a foodie that will try just about anything once (unless he knows he’s allergic).