Episode 050: Celebrating 50 Freshly Popped Episodes!

Listen & Subscribe iTunes | Google Play Store | Stitcher | Spotify | Radio Public   We made it to Episode 50!!! Who would have thought 9 months ago that we would be here?  Thank you so much for sticking with me and listening.  In today’s episode I reflect back on how I started Popcorn […]

Episodes 048 & 049: 5 Simple Steps to Help You Start Travel Hacking

Listen & Subscribe Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play Store | Stitcher Part 1 Part 2 Lee from BaldThoughts.com sat with me for a bag of popcorn and to share his 5 Simple Steps to help you start Travel Hacking.   You may be wondering, what is travel hacking?  Travel hacking, in very simple […]

Episode 047: How Expert Advice Can Harm Your Money with Jen Hemphill

Listen & Subscribe iTunes | Google Play Store | Stitcher | Spotify | Radio Public It can be very helpful to seek out the advice of an expert, especially when it comes to your money.  But sometimes a one size fits all solution isn’t what’s best for you and your financial situation.  Jen Hemphill from […]

America Saves Week 2018

Thanks for joining me during America Saves Week!  This week is all about encouraging you all to save more.  I will be posting special episodes centered around the theme of the day throughout the week.  So make sure you check back each day to see what’s new.   And if […]

2018 Listener Goals – Vol. 3 – Buying a Home

Listen & Subscribe iTunes | Google Play Store | Stitcher | Spotify | Radio Public | Anchor Welcome to Vol. 3 in our 2018 Listener Goals Series! The callers in this episode are prepping for probably the biggest purchase of their lives, buying a home. Big thanks to the following listeners featured in this episode –Rex Barrett –Nick […]

Episode 045: Add Some Spunk to Your No Spend Challenge with Jen Smith

Listen & Subscribe iTunes | Google Play Store | Stitcher | Spotify | Radio Public One of my goals for 2018 is to read 12 new books.  I started the year off with The No-Spend Challenge Guide by Jen Smith.  I enjoyed the book so much that I reached out to the author to see if […]

Episode 044: Start Your Valentine’s Day with a Couple Money Talk ft. Elle Martinez

Listen & Subscribe iTunes | Google Play Store | Stitcher | Spotify | Radio Public | Anchor Valentine’s Day is a time for romance, right?  Well there is nothing romantic about an awkward money conversation with your significant other.  Elle Martinez from CoupleMoney.com is here to help you break the ice in order to confidently & comfortable […]

Episode 043: The Family 401k with Bill Dwight

Listen & Subscribe iTunes | Google Play Store | Stitcher | Spotify | Radio Public | Anchor Bill Dwight from FamZoo.com sat with me to discuss how he’s using a traditional retirement account in an unconventional way to help his kids save for retirement. Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning at no additional cost […]

Episode 042: Life Outside of the Banking System

Listen & Subscribe iTunes | Google Play Store | Stitcher | Spotify | Radio Public | Anchor Chris Hutchins from Grove and Rob Erich from MoneyNomad.com sat with me at the hood of a VW Bug to discuss their experience going through the FinX program hosted by CFSI.  The FinX program gives participants the opportunity to […]

Episode 041: Free Tax Preparation with Megan Brinsfield

Listen & Subscribe iTunes | Google Play Store | Stitcher | Spotify | Radio Public | Anchor The Popcorn Finance resident tax expert and friend of the show Megan Brinsfield, Director of Financial Planning at Motley Fool Wealth Management, returns just in time for tax season.  If you or someone you know is in need of Free […]

Episode 040: Popping 7 Figures with Hélène from Free To Pursue

Listen & Subscribe iTunes | Google Play Store | Stitcher | Spotify | Radio Public | Anchor Hélène from FreetoPursue.com sat with me for a few minutes at FinCon to discuss financial independence, her journey, her setbacks and a huge milestone in her financial life. How to be featured on the show You can record a voice […]

2018 Listener Goals: Vol. 2

Listen & Subscribe iTunes | Google Play Store | Stitcher | Spotify | Radio Public | Anchor Welcome to Vol. 2 in our 2018 Listener Goals Series! Today we take on savings. Whether you are saving up so that you can tell your boss you’re never coming back or just to give yourself some more financial […]

Episode 038: Our $27,000 Debt Story – Part 3

Listen & Subscribe iTunes | Google Play Store | Stitcher | Spotify | Radio Public | Anchor Today we finish the third and final chapter of our $27,000 Debt Story. We discuss what changes we made to help pay down our debt faster, some financial regrets, and some advice we would give our younger selves.   […]

Episode 037: Figuring Out Your Income & Expenses with Marcus Garrett

Listen & Subscribe iTunes | Google Play Store | Stitcher | Spotify | Radio Public | Anchor Here is another fun interview from FinCon 2017. I’m joined by Marcus Garrett, one half of the Paychecks & Balances team. Together we tackle a call from “Pers” on understanding fixed expenses and disposable income.  Who is Marcus Garrett? […]

2018 Listener Goals: Vol. 1

Listen & Subscribe iTunes | Google Play Store | Stitcher | Spotify | Radio Public | Anchor   Happy New Year! I asked you for your 2018 financial goals and you came through! This episode will be the first in a series highlighting the 2018 financial goals of members of the Popcorn Finance community. 2018 Goals […]