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Millennial Money

Wondery

Let’s be real, most people don’t like talking about sex or politics, and money is the biggest taboo topic of them all. The Millennial Money podcast flips the script on the “old school” approach to money. Relatable, inspiring, and a little bit gritty, host and award-winning Certified Financial Planner Shannah Compton Game helps listeners uncover their money story to see past the numbers to unlock the lives they want to live. Each week Millennial Money creates a safe space by talking with special guests from around the world discussing money wellness, entrepreneurship, traveling like a boss, and what makes millennials tick. By sharing stories from different perspectives and walks of life, listeners discover what works for them and leave their money worries at the door.

Let’s be real, most people don’t like talking about sex or politics, and money is the biggest taboo topic of them all. The Millennial Money podcast flips the script on the “old school” approach to money. Relatable, inspiring, and a little bit gritty, host and award-winning Certified Financial Planner Shannah Compton Game helps listeners uncover their money story to see past the numbers to unlock the lives they want to live. Each week Millennial Money creates a safe space by talking with special guests from around the world discussing money wellness, entrepreneurship, traveling like a boss, and what makes millennials tick. By sharing stories from different perspectives and walks of life, listeners discover what works for them and leave their money worries at the door.

Location:

United States

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Wondery

Description:

Let’s be real, most people don’t like talking about sex or politics, and money is the biggest taboo topic of them all. The Millennial Money podcast flips the script on the “old school” approach to money. Relatable, inspiring, and a little bit gritty, host and award-winning Certified Financial Planner Shannah Compton Game helps listeners uncover their money story to see past the numbers to unlock the lives they want to live. Each week Millennial Money creates a safe space by talking with special guests from around the world discussing money wellness, entrepreneurship, traveling like a boss, and what makes millennials tick. By sharing stories from different perspectives and walks of life, listeners discover what works for them and leave their money worries at the door.

Twitter:

@shannahgame

Language:

English


Episodes

Credit Score, Stimulus Checks, and Good Money Tips for 2020 | Lauren Silbert

6/30/2020
We're *almost* to the midpoint of 2020. With all that is going on, it feels like a good time to do a little refresher on your credit score, what to do with your stimulus check, and other great money tips to help you get through this year. As our guest, Lauren Silbert, the VP, General Manager of The Balance says, literally no one could’ve predicted what is going on right now in the world and the financial impacts it would have. If anything, that should give you a little sense of relief to...

Duration:00:45:28

How to Find the Best Banking Partner for You & Your Money | Tamar Atamian

6/26/2020
OK, question for you…where is your money right now? We tend to overlook the place that our money is hanging out at, aka our bank, but where your money at is probably more important than how much you’ve got in your account. Your banking partner should be just that, a partner, helping you grow, flourish and achieve your money goals. Tamar Atamian, VP of Marketing from Wescom Credit Union, is back on the show to talk about why your relationship with your bank matters, what makes credit unions...

Duration:00:36:15

Create Your Post Coronavirus Financial Plan | Ande Frazier

6/23/2020
Do you have a financial plan? One that will get you where you are to where you want to financially post coronavirus and quarantine life. Don’t panic if you’re shaking your head no, this episode will soothe your soul. Ande Fraizer, CFP, author of Fin(anci)ally Free and CEO of myWorth, is sharing the secrets you need to know to put together your post coronavirus financial plan. What You'll Learn Links myWorth Financefin(anci)ally free bookmyWorth Academy Podcast Sponsor Get unlimited...

Duration:00:43:44

What Next? How to Create a 5-Year Plan for Your Life | Elana Lyn Gross

6/19/2020
What is next? That is the #1 question that you might be asking yourself. Maybe you're just out of college, or 2020 has you rethinking literally every area of your life. In this episode, author of What Next? Your Five-Year Plan After College, and journalist Elana Lyn Gross, shares her tips to figure out how to reset when your life and career don't go as planned. What You'll Learn Links Elana's websiteWhat Next book About Elana Elana Lyn Gross is a journalist whose writing has been...

Duration:00:31:18

How to Furniture Flip & Side Hustle Your Way to An Extra $500 | Whitney Hansen

6/16/2020
Have you ever heard of furniture flipping? My guest today Whitney Hansen, host of the Money Nerds podcast, is the Queen of Side Hustling. She recently started furniture flipping - finding a low-cost piece of furniture online and then selling it for a higher price - and is earning over $500 extra each month. Side hustles are one of the best ways to better your bank account. Whitney shares the how-to's behind furniture flipping in this episode as well as her love for personal finance and why...

Duration:00:45:40

An Honest Conversation About Racism and Money | Brian "BT" Terrell

6/9/2020
I had a chance to sit down with my friend Brian "BT" Terrell from BREAUX Capital to talk about racism, the difference between creating a neighborhood and a community, the injustices in the financial industry, and BT’s work with BREAUX Capital, the first Fintech company advancing the financial health of Black Millennials with social banking. What You'll Learn Links BREAUX CapitalBREAUX Capital on InstagramWealthy Gardener by John SoforicThe Money Tree by Chris GuillebeauWork your Money,...

Duration:00:51:42

From $200K in Debt to $240K in Retirement Income: How to Build Your Wealthy Garden | John Soforic

6/2/2020
How do you transform your life? I say this about a lot of podcast episodes, but this is an all-time favorite. Dr. John Soforic teaches us in his new book, The Wealthy Gardener, timeless money success principles, and the lessons you need to know to plant money seeds and change your life. As John says, “we reap what we sow” so we must have consistent intentionality and make good choices with the money we have. What You'll Learn Links The Wealthy Gardener bookJohn's website Episode...

Duration:00:41:49

#1 Money Secret That You Need To Master

5/28/2020
What is the number secret to money success? It’s your mindset. I know that might not be what you want to hear, but my friend, it is oh so true. In today’s bonus episode we’re flipping the mic and my friend Sherry Mattson, who is an entrepreneur, actress and the voice of the Millennial Money intro, is interviewing me on the power of your mindset and the who, what, when, where and why behind our product, the Money Mindset Journal. Links Money Mindset JournalSherry Mattson SUBSCRIBE &...

Duration:00:24:04

5 Steps to Make the Most Out Of Your Money | David Waldrop

5/26/2020
This a reboot episode from May, 2019, but chalked full of great info that I think is even more important now than a year ago. There are podcasts, and blogs, and articles and apps all giving you tips and strategies for your money and then there are so many places for your money to go – paying off debt, saving to build your er fund, college funds for kids, buying your first house, going on a trip to Europe to eat gelato in Italy. But there’s only so much money to go around. Today’s guest,...

Duration:00:33:32

Create Your Financial Destiny | Chris Guillebeau

5/19/2020
Did you know that you have the power you have to create your own financial destiny? As our podcast guest, Chris Guillebeau says, you are never at the mercy of fortune as long as you have an appetite for hard work and a willingness to step outside your comfort zone. Chris Guillebeau is the New York Times bestselling author of The $100 Startup, Side Hustle, The Happiness of Pursuit, and his new book, The Money Tree. During a lifetime of self-employment that included a four-year commitment as...

Duration:00:43:21

Smart Money Moves to Make Right Now

5/17/2020
Life would be so much better if someone just magically Venmo’d you a bunch of cash right now. How amazing would that be if you checked your bank account and suddenly had some extra cash? Since our fantasy of a magical money tree might not be a reality, here’s a bonus episode about smart money moves you can take right now. The best news, these are some money moves that millionaires make and you don't have to be one to take advantage of them. PODCAST SPONSORS Thanks to Policygenius for...

Duration:00:23:41

How To Win At The Credit Card Game | Beverly Harzog

5/12/2020
Let's talk about credit cards. It's easy to get a credit card, but wow, they sure can cause a lot of emotional stress and a monkey wrench in your money plan. This pandemic has shown that it’s both good to have credit cards because who saw this thing coming, but also that you need a strategy to win at the credit card game. Beverly Harzog, the Credit Card Expert for U.S. News & World Report, is here to pull back the curtain and share the credit card secrets you need to know. What You'll...

Duration:00:43:45

Creative Ways to Save Money on Everyday Essentials | Jay from Raise

5/10/2020
Being financially well off isn’t about earning 50% more in your job, winning the lottery or coming into a ton of cash. It’s the everyday small amounts of money you can save here and there and then routing that towards your expenses and goals. You may remember Jay Klauminzer, CEO from one of my very fav apps Raise, on previous episodes. He’s back on this mini episode to talk about creative ways to save money on everyday essentials. Links RaiseHoneyEbates/Rakuten Thanks to episode...

Duration:00:30:30

Take Risks. Be Brave. Discover True Wealth | Ash Ambirge

5/5/2020
Our guest on the show, Ash Ambirge, an internet entrepreneur, speaker founder of the Middle Finger Project, which is both her blog and the title of her first book, asks a very powerful question. What are the things you’re doing just because they make sense? Sometimes you can be doing the thing that makes sense, but it still makes you miserable. Why not try doing the things that make you curious – maybe, just maybe, that’s the missing link to true wealth in life. What You'll...

Duration:00:45:44

Work Your Money, Not Your Life | Roger Ma

4/28/2020
It’s easy to chase someone else’s version of life when you don’t know what you want yourself. I’ve been guilty of this myself, what about you? What would it feel like to have your money come alongside the vision you have for your life in a really powerful way? I’m so excited to have my friend and fellow CFP, Roger Ma, on this episode to talk about his new book, Work Your Money, Not Your Life and help you find the path to create a vision for your life and figure out the steps you need to...

Duration:00:42:18

How To Fight The Money Scaries

4/26/2020
Here's your Sunday Pep Talk. You've probably heard of the Sunday Scaries, but did you know you could also suffer from a case of the Money Scaries? Those times in your life when you are feeling anxious, nervous, and fearful about your money. Those are the Money Scaries. I've lived for years with the Money Scaries and have learned a few things about calming the storm. The first thing you should know is that just about everyone suffers from the Money Scaries. I've worked with people with a lot...

Duration:00:17:37

Women & The Financial Confidence Gap | Ernie Johannson

4/21/2020
Alright, ladies, I'm talking to you right now. There are a lot of complications we all face with our money, we live longer, we start and stop working, we earn less, and right now, more women are seeing the financial impacts of losing their jobs or watching their small business struggle. This episode is all about empowerment. Ernie Johannson, Group Head, North American Personal & Business Banking, BMO Financial Group, joins us to about women and the financial confidence gap and powerful...

Duration:00:49:17

How Will The Economy Impact You Post-Coronavirus | Kari

4/14/2020
What will our economy look like after the coronavirus quarantine has left us? Will we bounce back to how we were before, economy booming, most of us fully employed, taking trips and spending money, or will our economy be forever changed? These are questions that I keep thinking about over and over and don't have the answers for yet. However, our guest in this episode, Kari an economist and the voice behind the Money in Your Tea blog, will get to the bottom of these burning questions. What...

Duration:00:37:56

Money Tips from an Ex-NFL Player Turned Money Expert | Jedidiah Collins

4/7/2020
How did Jedidiah Collins, a seven-year NFL veteran, go from running the ball on the field to educating millions about personal finance and writing his first book, Your Money Vehicle? It may seem like a strange transition, but Jed realized the importance of financial literacy early on in his NFL career and knew he wanted to dedicate his life to spreading financial literacy. You’ll hear his powerful story and learn the money lessons that Jedidiah says you need to master in this special...

Duration:00:45:29

How to Budget During a Crisis

4/5/2020
When a crisis hits, like the world-wild Cornavirus crisis, it's time to get focused on your budget. Admittedly, I'm not a huge fan of the word "budget" but desperate times call for desperate measures. In this bonus episode, I'll share seven things you need to know to budget during a crisis (and really any time). You'll Learn SUBSCRIBE & SHARE Want to be the first to know when new episodes are released? Click here to subscribe in iTunes! IT’S FREE! Go behind the scenes of the podcast and...

Duration:00:19:05